Enter Shikari

  1. Mobile Backstage App Targets Touring Artists

    July 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Finnish mobile developer Steam Republic unveiled a new mobile app designed for artists on tour, called Mobile Backstage. It’s a social-focused app created to let artists and fans interact in real time, used so far by Dizzee Rascal, You Me At Six a ...

  2. Slipknot Leads Charge For Kerrang! Awards

    July 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Metal outfit Slipknot has topped the nominations list for this year's Kerrang! Awards, hosted by the U.K weekly rock magazine on Aug. 3 in London. With six nominations, including two for best single ("Dead Memories" and "Psycho ...

  3. Hostess Strikes Digital Deal with Avex

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Japan's Hostess Entertainment has signed an agreement on a digital support-based strategic partnership with Avex Marketing Inc. The deal means that the division of the Avex Group will provide back end support services and, together with the i ...

  4. Hostess, Sony Partner In Japan

    April 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Hostess Entertainment and Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) have reached an agreement on a services and support-based strategic partnership that will see the various entities of SMEJ provide a broad range of backing to Hostess and its artists in Ja ...

  5. Dozens Of U.K. Acts Set For SXSW

    March 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT More than 200 members of U.K. songwriters' collecting society PRS for Music will be performing at SXSW this year, with some British acts benefiting directly from the support of the society. Overall, the U.K. is the second biggest represented ...

  6. V2/Cooperative Joins With Japan's Hostess

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Universal Music Group-owned V2/Cooperative Music has signed a long-term licensing agreement with Japan's Hostess Entertainment. Under the agreement, Hostess will release, market and distribute records from V2 and European labels including ...

  7. Portishead, Johnson, Waters To Headline Coachella

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST Jack Johnson and former Pink Floyd principal Roger Waters will headline the 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 25-27 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also near the top of the bill are the Verve, Kraftwerk, Death ...

  8. Kerrang Honors For Enter Shikari, Machine Head

    August 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With two trophies each, British alternative rock band Enter Shikari and veteran West Coast metal act Machine Head were the big winners tonight at the Kerrang Awards, held at the Brewery venue in East London. Enter Shikari converted two of their fo ...

  9. Wales Fflam Fest Postponed Due To Bad Weather

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wales' inaugural Fflam Festival has been postponed. Scheduled to take place July 13-15, organizers said the plug was pulled due to poor weather conditions. Promotion company U.K. Straight Music Limited says new dates will be sought. "The ...

  10. PIAS Heads Down Under

    April 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Brussels-based label and distributor Play It Again Sam is setting up an Australian and New Zealand base. It has signed a 50:50 joint-venture deal with Liberator Music, part of Michael Gudinski's Melbourne-based Mushroom Group of companies, to ...