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  1. MSG's James Dolan Opens for Eagles, Pens Songs About Eliot Spitzer & Trayvon Martin

    September 12, 2014 3:56 PM EDT a free kazoo upon entering the arena. Marc Schneider Touring TV / Film ...

  2. SFX Buys Brazilian Agency, Promoter Plus Talent

    September 12, 2014 1:05 PM EDT the country ranks as one of the top ten markets globally for recorded music. SFX previously announced it would ...

  3. Why Deadmau5' Trademark Battle With Disney Has Cost Him Dearly

    September 12, 2014 1:00 PM EDT of copyright. On Friday, the video was taken down. However, a rep for Disney insists the music ...

  4. Republic Records Hires Rick Krim as EVP Artist Development

    September 12, 2014 11:30 AM EDT of the entire music community." Krim will also report to Republic EVP  Charlie Walk . From 2001 until this year, Krim worked at VH1 where he spearheaded the network's talent and music programming. Prior, he ...

  5. Exclusive: Guy Oseary on U2's $100 Million Deal With Apple, And What's Next for the Group

    September 12, 2014 10:30 AM EDT potentially benefit? Well first of all, when music becomes a piece of the conversation at an Apple event, that’s always a good thing. Two is, the power of music and the fact that it can actually be shared ...

  6. Retailers Slam U2's 'Song of Innocence' Freebie Deal With Apple

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT on TV and other visual mediums. To counter the ill will from the rest of retail, U2 and UMG will include ...

  7. The Over/Under: Mary J. Blige

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT A Universal Music Group artist for 23 years, Mary J. Blige stays in the family with a "lucrative" new deal at Capitol. News Magazine ...

  8. The Over/Under: William Morris Endeavor's Patrick Whitesell

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Patrick Whitesell can toast William Morris Endeavor's music group for scoring 34 Country Music Association nominations, more than any other agency. News Magazine ...

  9. 5 Takeaways From Apple's Big Reveal

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT but that doesn't much help Universal Music Group or the recorded-music business. Glenn Peoples News Magazine ...

  10. Deadmau5 vs. Disney: The Battle Intensifies With 'Star Wars' in the Mix

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT the music was "appropriately licensed" and that its trademark opposition is "not about ...

  11. Ladies' Code Car Crash Puts K-Pop Stars' Schedules, Korea's Driving Conditions Under Scrutiny

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT music market in 2014 by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry) is perhaps best ...

  12. The Business of A Cappella

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT will be accompanied by a "TV blitz," says Corson, that includes morning shows, prime-time programming, ...

  13. 4 A Cappella Groups to Watch

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Beelzebubs The Tufts University alums harmonized behind Darren Criss as The Warblers on Glee , and regularly win awards for their live and studio albums. 2. Home Free The country-leaning quartet won the fourth season of  The Sing-Off with a selection of Nashville hits and American standards. ...

  14. Killing Off Nashville's Independent Agencies: The Agency Group Acquires Bobby Roberts Company

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT personalities are relegated to the history books. During the heyday of indies, Music Row was populated by savvy ...

  15. Buddy Lee Attractions Keeps Independent Spirit Alive in Nashville

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Launched more than 50 years ago, Buddy Lee Attractions -- once the biggest booking agency in country music -- is keeping the independent spirit alive in Nashville. The firm's namesake, a former professional wrestler, founded the agency with Hank Williams ' widow, Audrey Williams , to book her son, ...

  16. Noted: September 5 - September 12

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT with her a client roster that includes Neil Young and The Strokes. The world's second-biggest music ...

  17. 7 Days on the Scene: Boston Calling, Boston on September 5-7, 2014

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT by lightning." The fest, an eclectic three days of music at Beantown's City Hall Plaza, continued to bridge the gaps between music genres with a varied lineup mixing emerging artists and road veterans. ...

  18. Keith Richards' Children's Book 'Gus & Me' Q&A

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Ellington  -- I was getting a top-class musical education even though I didn't know it. Everybody sang ...

  19. The Juan MacLean Overcome LCD Soundsystem's Split & Tiesto Envy on 'In a Dream'

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT into the dance music sphere." After all, EDM has moved in the opposite, more bombastic direction -- which ...

  20. Style: Chromeo 'Surfaces' at New York Fashion Week

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT This fall sees music duo Chromeo teaming with Paris-based design collective Surface to Air for streetwear looks that are as sexy as the pair's disco-tinged tunes -- even if the styles are distinctly anti-disco-y. "Our music finds its roots in '80s funky, dance-y music, but we align ourselves ...

  21. Style's Name to Know: Album Designer Brian Roettinger

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT a collage. Any new music projects? I just did the art for Steve Aoki 's new record, Neon Future , which ...

  22. The Billboard Cover Story - 'The Voice' Season 7 Coaches Adam Levine, Gwen Stefani, Pharrell & Blake Shelton

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT and change." "Evolution" and "change" are not words that TV executives normally like to use ...

  23. Can Lecrae's 'Anomaly' Save Hip-Hop's Soul?

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT it from the indie-sized shoot, but Lecrae is a superstar -- in Christian music, at least. His last album, ...

  24. 40 Under 40 2104: Live Power Players

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT I finally got to go, to their reunion tour." If I weren't in the music business "I always ...

  25. 40 Under 40 2014: Agent Power Players

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT I wanted to get back into music. Marsha Vlasic [at ICM] knew I was into electronic music. She said, ...

  26. 40 Under 40 2014: Label Power Players

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT DAVID ABDO, 37 SENIOR VP GLOBAL OPERATIONS AND DISTRIBUTION, DISNEY MUSIC GROUP David Abdo has been instrumental in doubling Disney Music Group's market share during the last year. He ...

  27. 40 Under 40 2014 Spotlight: Kate Denton, Senior VP at Seventeen Fifty, Capitol Music Group

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT to an album page.) "One thing I've found is that folks in the music industry don't necessarily ...

  28. 40 Under 40 2014: Media Power Players

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT PRESIDENT, DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS When the American Music Awards drew 14 million viewers last November, its ...

  29. 40 Under 40 2014 Spotlight: Rio Caraeff, President/CEO of Vevo

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT that made me want to be in the music business "Every album that I saw my father [Ed Caraeff] design, ...

  30. 40 Under 40 2014: Tech Power Players

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT a streaming service, SoundCloud is a tool for artists to share music online, recently launching On­SoundCloud ...

  31. Album Review: Chris Brown, 'X'

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT perspective. Otherwise, there are few clues as to whether his time away altered his music or mind-set -- ...

  32. Nerding Out With Robert Plant

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT the current spate of reissues from his old one -- Led Zeppelin -- and how his present musical state of mind informs the songs of his past.   There is a lot of sonic information within the music on Lullaby and ... ...

  33. Album Review: Jason Moran, 'All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller'

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT how transmutable Waller's music is - these standards can go in any direction. He deserves ...

  34. It Only Took Three Decades: Bob Marley's 'Legend' Finally Goes Top 10

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT to celebrate artists like Bob Marley," says Google Play head of global music partner management Gwen Shen . "Our hope is that this promotion ... will introduce his music to the next generation of fans ...

  35. Rewinding the Charts: 35 Years Ago, They All Laughed at Robin Williams' 'Reality ... What a Concept'

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT of comedy," informing the crowd: "I want you to grab the back of your TV and feel the power ...

  36. 'The Last Five Years' Starring Anna Kendrick & Jeremy Jordan: Musical to Movie in 13 Years

    September 12, 2014 10:00 AM EDT not in the picture until Scott, now 45, was cast in an Off-Broadway musical called The Last Five Years ...

  37. Move Over Elvis: Tiesto to Score Bellagio Fountains in Las Vegas

    September 12, 2014 9:39 AM EDT Las Vegas' Bellagio Fountains are about to get "Maximal Crazy," thanks to Tiesto . The electronic music producer will debut a score for the Sin City attraction, which features choreographed water sequences set to lights and music -- usually from the likes of Frank Sinatra and Elvis ...

  38. Cosimo Matassa, Hall of Fame Inducted New Orleans R&B Musician, Dies at 88

    September 12, 2014 1:56 AM EDT records, Matassa went into business with Mancuso as J&M Music Shop, according to a biography ...

  39. Exclusive: UMG Reveals U2 Bonus Package Release Plan for Retailers

    September 11, 2014 10:07 PM EDT top 200 chart, proving there is strong demand for all of the band’s music.  Despite all ...

  40. SXSW 2014 Brought $315 Million to Austin

    September 11, 2014 9:51 PM EDT of people in Austin who may enjoy live music or may enjoy tech or movies but aren't particularly fond ...

  41. Interscope Geffen A&M Records Appoints Aaron Bay-Schuck President, A&R

    September 11, 2014 8:26 PM EDT statement. "He brings a strong musical and creative vision to Interscope Geffen A&M. I’m thrilled ...

  42. Meet the Lawyer Claiming He Was Tricked Into Selling Grammy Tickets

    September 11, 2014 6:26 PM EDT of that night, Blakely says he lost his membership with the Recording Academy and his reputation within the music ...

  43. SiriusXM Raises Forecast by 200,000 Subscribers for 2014

    September 11, 2014 6:17 PM EDT -- than music streaming services such as Pandora (3.3 million subscribers in March), Spotify (3 ...

  44. Chris Brown Rebounds on Social 50 Chart

    September 11, 2014 6:11 PM EDT according to music analytics provider Next Big Sound. Further up the chart, One Direction ascends 24-7 after ...

  45. Michael Jackson Immortal Tour Wraps With Eighth-Best Gross of All Time

    September 11, 2014 5:56 PM EDT Australia (1/1)   9,334 (9,334)     7 BLAKE SHELTON   $1,240,813   Aug. 29-30   PNC Music Pavilion, ...

  46. CMA Noms Lift Miranda Lambert's 'Platinum' Back to No. 1

    September 11, 2014 5:45 PM EDT Leading all acts with nine nominations for the 2014 CMA Awards (announced Sept. 3), Miranda Lambert flies 7-1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart with Platinum . With Greatest Gainer honors, the set scores a sixth week at No. 1 with a 94 percent blast to 17,000 sold, according ...

  47. Gloria Estefan Tribute Planned at Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala

    September 11, 2014 5:23 PM EDT Pérez Botija . Nazario's career spans more than 30 years and includes many awards, including a Drama Desk Award nomination for The Capeman on Broadway, which was written by Paul Simon . Secada has ...

  48. Music Festival Travel Site Festicket Raises $2.7M

    September 11, 2014 4:30 PM EDT and Jacques-Antoine Granjon. Related News New Traveling Festival Will Bring Bass Music to 20 Cities This Fall (Exclusive) Go Time Travel Essentials: Best Apps for Your Trip The fast-growing startup gives music fans a way ...

  49. Carlos Vives to Play for 200,000+ Fans During Five-City Colombia Tour

    September 11, 2014 4:25 PM EDT Two years ago, Colombian folk/pop fusion master Carlos Vives had no label, no tour and hadn't released an album in nearly a decade. What a difference a year makes. Carlos Vives & Marc Anthony Team for Tropical No. 1 In 2013, Vives released Corazón Profundo under a new label, Sony Music ...

  50. Leonard Cohen on Collaborating with Madonna Collaborator Patrick Leonard for Upcoming 'Popular Problems'

    September 11, 2014 1:24 PM EDT of the veto. Most of the musical ideas were Patrick's, with a bit of modifications. Whether there were ...

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