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  1. Live Nation to Expand L.A. Headquarters

    August 07, 2013 8:40 PM EDT Live Nation will expand its Beverly Hills headquarters into its neighboring building. The company plans to rent 33,000 square feet in a two-story building located at 9350 Civic Center Drive, according to the Los Angeles Times . Terms of the leas ...

  2. Evan Lamberg Named President of Universal Music Publishing

    October 13, 2011 1:23 PM EDT Evan Lamberg has been named president of Universal Music Publishing Group North America, the company announced today. The move is part of a leadership restructuring at the company, which has had a void at the top since the departure of chairman an ...

  3. BACKBEAT: Ryan Bingham, Emmylou Harris, Robert Plant, Jack White and Wanda Jackson At The Americana Music Awards

    September 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The ninth annual Americana Music Awards took place at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on Thursday, September 9 and celebrated a year’s worth of great American roots music. The highlights from the evening included the theme from film Crazy Heart earni ...

  4. Gibson Nabs Universal Amphitheatre Naming Rights

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Nashville-based Gibson Guitar Corp. has locked up a 10-year naming-rights deal for Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif. The venue will now be known as the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal NASHVILLE -- Nashville-based Gibson Guitar Corp ...

  5. Gibson Nabs Universal Amphitheatre Naming Rights

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Guitar-maker scores 10-year deal for L.A. venue. Nashville-based Gibson Guitar Corp. has locked up a 10-year naming-rights deal for Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif. The venue will now be known as the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universa ...

  6. Gibson Guitar Names Senior VP/General Counsel

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Gibson Guitar Corp. in Nashville has named Joe Boyle as senior VP/general counsel. Gibson Guitar Corp. in Nashville has named Joe Boyle as senior VP/general counsel. Boyle was most recently senior assistant general counsel, corporate division, for ...

  7. Paul McCartney Guitar To Be Auctioned For Charity

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The first Paul McCartney Signature 1964 Epiphone Texan, serial No. 001, will be auctioned online to benefit Adopt-A-Minefield, the landmine clearance and survivor assistance program. The first Paul McCartney Signature 1964 Epiphone Texan, serial N ...

  8. Shearer To Host TEC Awards

    September 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Entertainer Harry Shearer will host the 20th Annual Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards, scheduled for Oct. 30 at the San Francisco Marriott. Entertainer Harry Shearer will host the 20th Annual Technical Excellence & Creativ ...

  9. Jim Swindel Heads To Gibson

    July 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Instrument maker hires vet as exec VP. Veteran music industry and entertainment executive Jim Swindel has joined Gibson Guitar Corp. as executive VP, entertainment relations. For Gibson, which manufactures musical instruments bearing the Gibson, E ...

  10. Tokai Responds To Gibson Trademark-Infringement Claims

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A top executive at Japanese guitar/bass manufacturer Tokai says the company is no longer interested in selling its "Love Rock" guitars in the United States. The remark comes after Gibson Guitar Corp. NEW YORK -- A top executive at Japane ...

  11. Hatch's Induce Act Targets P2P Services

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sen. Orrin G. Hatch, R-Utah, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced a late-session bill June 22 that would allow artists and labels to sue peer-to-peer companies that profit from e Hatch's Induce Act Targets P2P Services C ...

  12. Jimmy Page Guitar Sells For Record Amount

    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The first Gibson Jimmy Page Signature Les Paul guitar from Gibson Guitar Corp.'s Custom, Art & Historic Division has been sold for a reported $55,000 to an anonymous buyer. The first Gibson Jimmy Page Signature Les Paul guitar from Gi ...

  13. Gibson Guitar Corp. Intensifies Trademark Litigation

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In the wake of a successful trademark-infringement lawsuit against guitar manufacturer Paul Reed Smith, Gibson Guitar Corp. is intensifying global action to defend the trademark registration of its mu NEW YORK -- In the wake of a successful tradem ...

  14. Top Stories From Entertainment Law Weekly

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT <UL> <LI>Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BMG Merger.</LI> <LI>Gibson Guitar Corp. Intensifies Trademark Litigation.</LI> <LI>New MEPs Face Tough IP Agenda.</LI> <LI>Analysis: Maverick/WM ...

  15. Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BMG Merger

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following word June 17 that European Union Competition Commissioner Mario Monti will recommend approval of the proposed merger of Sony Music and BMG, independent labels, retailers and consumer groups Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BM ...

  16. Epiphone Gets Strange With Custom Guitar

    April 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Instrument, contest are based on Emily character. Epiphone, a division of Gibson Guitar Corp., is offering the limited-edition Emily Strange G-310 electric guitar, based on the Emily the Strange clothing and accessories line by Cosmic Debris Etc I ...

  17. First World Guitar Congress Set For June

    April 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Manufacturers, others to exhibit at Maryland event. More than 20,000 people are expected to attend the first World Guitar Congress, to be held June 2-9 at Towson University in Towson, Md. Dr. Helene Breazeale, executive director of the World Music ...

  18. Epiphone Creates Bob Marley Guitar

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Epiphone, a division of Gibson Guitar Corp., is memorializing a reggae legend with the Bob Marley Commemorative Les Paul Special. Epiphone, a division of Gibson Guitar Corp., is memorializing a reggae legend with the Bob Marley Commemorative Les P ...

  19. Gibson Guitar Names Cherry General Counsel

    February 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran entertainment executive Joel Cherry has joined Gibson Guitar Corp. as general counsel, senior VP and corporate secretary. NEW YORK--Veteran entertainment executive Joel Cherry has joined Gibson Guitar Corp. as general counsel, senior VP an ...

  20. EC Throws Monkey Wrench In Sony-BMG Merger

    February 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST ELW brings to you weekly updates and analysis on entertainment law and news. EC Throws Monkey Wrench In Sony-BMG Merger IFPI Sues Belgian ISP In Copyright Action Broadcast Indecency Fines May Skyrocket Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panel Set Frenc ...

  21. Hamilton Bows Midprice Grand Piano

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hamilton has introduced a mid-sized, mid-priced grand piano, the Grand Model H399. The music desk and leg design of the five-foot, eight-inch model feature historically accurate styling from the Baldw Hamilton has introduced a mid-sized, mid-price ...

  22. Gibson Bows Pete Townshend Guitar

    February 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST Gibson Guitar Corp. has partnered with Pete Townshend to re-create the J-200 he used to compose classic material for the Who. The Pete Townshend SJ-200 Limited includes a pickup and lighter neck conto Gibson Guitar Corp. has partnered with Pete To ...