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  1. Video: CES 2013 -- In-Car Innovation, Audio Advertising Are Trends Again, But No Big Changes This Year

    January 11, 2013 6:45 PM EST Billboard tech reporter Alex Pham has tirelessly covered this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, hitting innumerable press events, product launches, keynotes, panels and parties (as well as a litany of celebrity headphone endorsem ...

  2. ASCAP To Honor Jazz Composers

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST The Young Jazz Composers Awards, created to encourage gifted jazz composers throughout the United States, will be handed out June 16 at the annual ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame ceremony, which will be held in The Allen Room, Frederick P. Rose Hall, home ...

  3. Gibson Tuning Up New Slash Lines

    January 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST Gibson Guitar will release eight new Slash-branded guitars, Billboard.biz has exclusively learned. To prep for the launch of the new lines, Gibson is taking the company's current Slash-branded guitars off the market to create more hype around ...

  4. Creation Launches 'Join the Band' Contest

    March 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Teen band Creation revealed a worldwide "Join the Band" contest on YouTube, sponsored by Gibson Guitar and Billboard Magazine, that runs through April 23. The band is currently comprised of four young musicians working to make a differen ...

  5. Midem Day One: DRM Takes Center Stage

    January 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST A buzzing and busy Midem opened for business today (Jan. 21), on what would otherwise have been a sunny, lazy Sunday. The annual music industry convention, now in its 41st year, continued to play host to the MidemNet conference, the specialist tec ...

  6. Billboard To Honor Sir Elton John, Music Rising

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event part of Touring Conf. & Awards, Nov. 8-9. Sir Elton John and Music Rising, the musical instrument replacement fund, will receive the Legend of Live and Humanitarian Awards, respectively, at the Third Annual Billboard Touring Conferen ...

  7. Artists, Promoters Come Together For Charity

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Fund founded by U2's The Edge. In a rare alliance, a wide range of artists and competing promoters are combining efforts in an online auctioning program to benefit Music Rising, the musical instrument replacement fund founded by U2's The ...