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  1. Neglected NY Tennis Stadium to Mount a Comeback as Concert Venue

    July 08, 2013 6:35 AM EDT From Billie Jean King to The Beatles, Jimmy Connors to Jimi Hendrix, Chris Evert to The Rolling Stones. For decades, the stadium at the West Side Tennis Club was not only one of the cathedrals of tennis - host of the U.S. Open - it was also a ...

  2. L.A. Reid to Be Honored at Pre-Grammy Gala; Quincy Jones and Al Schmitt at P&E Wing Event

    December 18, 2012 11:30 AM EST Clive Davis and the Recording Academy will present the annual Pre-Grammy Gala on Saturday, Feb. 9, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., the evening before the 55th Annual Grammy Awards, the Academy announced this morning. As part of the ...

  3. Internet Radio: The Next Digital Underground

    July 19, 2012 6:35 PM EDT One is traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Another was recently launched by the world's leading on-demand music subscription service. And yet another has quietly accumulated 30 million monthly users. These three Internet services are part ...

  4. Chart Moves: Adele's 'Rolling in the Deep' Continues Dominance -- Even Crosses Into Latin Pop

    June 23, 2011 4:34 PM EDT The Billboard Hot 100 : -- Adele : "Rolling in the Deep" banks a seventh week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, spending a fourth frame atop Hot 100 Airplay (153 million in audience, up 1%, according to Nielsen BDS). It drops, however, ...

  5. Natalie Cole Named ELLA Award Honoree

    May 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Natalie Cole will be this year's ELLA Award honoree at the Society of Singers' annual ceremony June 1 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Cole joins such previous ELLA Award recipients as namesake Ella Fitzgerald, Elton John, Cel ...

  6. Veteran Industry Photo Journalist Chuck Pulin Dies

    April 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rock and music industry photo journalist Chuck Pulin died in his sleep during the night of April 20-21. The cause of death has yet to be determined. He was 69. Pulin, who has been chronicling bands through his camera lens since at least th ...

  7. Finetunes Strikes Didiom Deal

    October 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Hamburg-based digital service provider Finetunes has signed a distribution deal with U.S. mobile media service Didiom. The deal, which takes immediate effect, will enable Didiom users to purchase songs from the Finetunes catalog, which includes ma ...

  8. Royal Albert Hall Unveils New Venue

    September 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Royal Albert Hall in London is to re-open its Elgar Room as a new purpose-built performance space on Oct. 14. The room has undergone a £1 million ($1.65 million) refurbishment that includes the installation of a state-of-the-art sound system, ...

  9. MVD Links With Tony Palmer

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Independent DVD distributor MVD Visual has partnered with director Tony Palmer and will begin releasing his music-centered documentaries on DVD this fall. On Sept. 18 MVD will release "All My Loving," which looks at the intersection of m ...

  10. Judge Approves Settlement On Sony BMG Case

    May 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Class action lawsuit over copy-protection software. A federal judge on Monday (May 22) granted final approval of a settlement between Sony BMG Music Entertainment and consumers who filed a class action lawsuit over copy-protection software install ...

  11. Texas Sues Sony BMG

    November 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Civil suit filed for hiding "spyware" software. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott filed a civil lawsuit on Monday against Sony BMG Music Entertainment for hiding "spyware" software on its compact discs in a bid to thwart music ...