Geography

  1. Backbeat: Tierra Cali Gets Early Christmas Gift--Two Gold Albums

    December 09, 2011 12:00 PM EST Humberto "El Ron" Plancarte , lead singer and songwriter for Regional Mexican group Tierra Cali, made a pre-Christmas Miami stop to pick up two Gold albums for RIAA certified shipment of 50,000 copies. One was for "Maldito Amor,&quo ...

  2. Sony U.S. Latin Partners with Volvo Ocean Race

    November 07, 2011 5:00 PM EST Volvo Ocean Race, an extreme global sailing race that takes contestants around the world, will partner with Sony Music Entertainment U.S. Latin for its only U.S. stop. It's planned to take place in Miami in May. Sony will produce four major e ...

  3. Argentina's CAPIF Staging 'Record Store Night'

    October 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT In an effort to breathe new life into the concept of record stores as a gathering place for music lovers, Argentina's Chamber of Record Producers (CAPIF) is organizing its first "Record Store Night." During the event, taking place O ...

  4. Bjork's Shanghai Surprise For Chinese Authorities

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Icelandic singer Bjork's first major concert in mainland China on March 2 may have been her last, after she chanted "Tibet" several times during "Declare Independence," the closing song in her set at the Shanghai Internati ...

  5. Koch Links With International Media

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Koch Entertainment Distribution signed an exclusive distribution deal has been signed with International Media LLC, a production, marketing, and distribution company launched by former VP of programming for PBS Gustavo Sagastume in 2007. In March, ...

  6. Portugal Gala Trumpets New Seven Wonders

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jennifer Lopez, Chaka Khan and Alessandro Safina will perform live at an extravagant gala ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal, on July 7 to mark the final selection of the new Seven Wonders of the World. The two-hour event, at the city's Estadio da ...

  7. EMI Austria Appoints Thron MD

    February 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Thomas Thron has been promoted to managing director of EMI Music Austria, with immediate effect. Thomas Thron has been promoted to managing director of EMI Music Austria, with immediate effect. He succeeds Albert Manzinger, who exited as managing ...

  8. Sony BMG Appoints Eastern Europe MDs

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Execs named in Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland. Execs named in Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland. News ...

  9. Ultra Music Festival Coming To Cable

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT K2 initiates pay-per-view pact. K2 initiates pay-per-view pact. News ...