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  1. Pandora Expands Beyond U.S. for First Time, Launches in Australia, New Zealand

    December 10, 2012 8:01 PM EST Pandora Media on Monday officially expanded outside of its home territory in the United States, bringing its streaming radio service to Australia and New Zealand. The Oakland, Calif.-based Internet radio company announced in a filing with the Secu ...

  2. Future Finds New Life in Old Sounds

    November 19, 2012 12:44 PM EST Future is one of the few artists to get another shot at making a first impression. The Atlanta native spent the past two years releasing a handful of mixtapes ahead of his debut album, "Pluto" (Epic/A1/Free Bandz), that arrived in Apri ...

  3. Business Matters: Apple Events Have Dropped Pandora Shares Only 6% This Year

    October 26, 2012 7:09 PM EDT It may be hard to believe, but Apple news has not really had much of an impact on Pandora's share price. People may remember the impact from two reports about Apple's plans to launch an Internet radio service. But they could be less like ...

  4. CMJ Panels Day 2: Benjy Grinberg on Breaking Artists; Pandora's Tim Westegren Talks Failed Coup; Peter Kafka and Ted Cohen

    October 18, 2012 10:54 AM EDT Nontraditional Catalysts: From left: Surely Music's Pete Johnson, Triple Crown's Fred Feldman, Rostrum Record's Benjy Grinberg, Sensibility Music's Travis Yetton, Pandora's Matt Ostrower discuss unorthodox ways to break ba ...

  5. Neil Diamond to Be Honored as 'Legend of Live' at 2012 Billboard Touring Awards

    October 16, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Billboard announced today that legendary singer/songwriter Neil Diamond will receive its prestigious Legend of Live Award at the 2012 Billboard Touring Awards on Nov. 8 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. Additionally, Harlem's legendary Apol ...

  6. Backbeat: Marina & The Diamonds Previews Tracks From Upcoming Album 'Electra Heart'

    March 23, 2012 11:36 AM EDT (L-R): Manager Derek MacKillop (Wallace Productions/Rocket Music), Marina Diamandis, and Christina Kotsamanidis (PR, Atlantic Records) swung by the Billboard office to preview tracks from Marina and the Diamonds' upcoming record Electra Heart ...

  7. Pandora's Stock Jumps With Announcement of 125 Million Registered Users As CES Gets Rolling

    January 10, 2012 2:17 PM EST Pandora is going into CES with over 125 registered users and an average listener time of 18 hours per month. The company's Monday press release also boasts of a 68-percent share of the top 20 Internet radio services for the month of November, ...

  8. Pandora Partners With DMX To Launch Internet Radio For Businesses

    November 01, 2011 12:32 PM EDT Broadcast radio isn't the only market ready for disruption. Internet radio company Pandora unveiled on Tuesday a business-to-business product in conjunction with brand experience service DMX . Pandora for businesses costs $24.95 per month plu ...

  9. Pandora Hires Its First CMO

    October 17, 2011 3:24 PM EDT Pandora Media announced Monday (Oct. 17) that it has hired its first chief marketing officer, the first C-level since the company's June IPO : Simon Fleming-Wood. He was a marketing executive at Cisco Consumer Products and Pure Digital Techno ...

  10. Billboard's Women In Music 2011: Jessica Steel

    October 01, 2011 12:00 AM EDT No. 25 Jessica Steel Executive VP of business and corporate development, Pandora Media Website: Pandora.com Twitter: @pandora_radio Jessica Steel has led Pandora's business development since 2004, when Savage Beast Technologies pivoted into t ...

  11. Pandora IPO Prices Above Expectations at $16 per Share

    June 14, 2011 8:20 PM EDT NEW YORK - Online music service Pandora Media late Tuesday priced its initial public offering of 14.7 million shares at $16, above the previously targeted $10-$12 target range. That means that the move to go public will generate $235 million in pr ...

  12. Five Questions We Have About Pandora's IPO Tomorrow

    June 14, 2011 5:03 PM EDT By all accounts, tomorrow is the day Pandora puts 14.7 million shares of stock on sale to the public , equal to about 20% of its total equity. At an offering price of between $10 - $12 a share, that would raise around $146 million and value the co ...

  13. Business Matters: Pandora Raises IPO Price, BTIG Analyst Advises Investors to Pass

    June 10, 2011 4:14 PM EDT Pandora IPO: Bulls vs. Bears -- Pandora is feeling good about its initial public offering of common stock. The company has upped the number of shares and its target price for its IPO, according to a revised S-1 SEC filing . The original plan was t ...

  14. Pandora Achieves 10 Billionth Thumb

    May 02, 2011 8:18 PM EDT Pandora logged its 10 billionth thumb on April 24, founder Tim Westergren announced at the company's blog . That thumb (Pandora's version of the like button on Facebook) went to the Jason Derulo song "Ridin' Solo." Westerg ...

  15. How Will Pandora Turn a Profit? New Toyota Campaign Should Help, A Lot

    March 04, 2011 1:01 PM EST After Pandora filed for an IPO in February, attention was drawn to a business model some felt was unsustainable. People tended to focus on two facts: roughly half the company's revenue goes toward royalties; and its royalty rate will increase ...

  16. Generational Clash @MIDEM 2011: Can The Old Guard And The Young Guns Get Along?

    January 23, 2011 12:00 AM EST CANNES, France -- Those of you who know your Greek mythology may want to keep in mind the story of the Gods and the Titans. Remember? The Titans ruled the world with absolute power and gave birth to the Gods of Olympus. The Gods, of course, usurpe ...

  17. Analysis: Why a Pandora IPO Would Work

    December 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST While 2010 lacked the type of big-dollar digital music deals of earlier years, 2011 may be different. Personalized online radio service Pandora is said to be considering a mid-2011 initial public offering, according to TechCrunch . These rumors ha ...

  18. Prince Announces 'Welcome 2 America' Tour

    October 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Prince held a press conference at Harlem's Apollo Theater in New York to announce "Welcome 2 America," a forthcoming tour beginning in December 2010. The pop legend will perform and play master of ceremonies at each show, which will ...

  19. Elevation Eyes Big Stake In Pandora

    August 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Private equity firm Elevation Partners is looking to acquire shares in Internet radio service Pandora, according to a report on TechCrunch. It reports that Elevation Partners "has signed a letter of intent to acquire a large chunk of shares i ...

  20. Pandora's Westergren Talks Facebook, Grilled On Colbert Report

    June 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The issue of Facebook’s privacy settings isn’t going away, and now content partners like Pandora are facing questions about their use of the controversial data. Pandora founder Tim Westergren outlines his thoughts on the matter in this WSJ intervi ...

  21. User-Based Web Radio Firm Jelli Makes National Push

    October 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Jelli, a company that merges crowdcasting with traditional radio, is hoping to take its user-controlled radio system national through a deal announced late Monday (Oct. 19) with Triton Media Group. As part of the agreement, Triton will syndicate t ...

  22. Katz 360 To Represent Pandora

    August 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Katz 360 Sales signed an agreement with Pandora to represent a significant portion of Pandora's digital audio ad inventory, the companies announced Monday (Aug. 3). The deal underscores Pandora's recent commitment to expand its inventory ...

  23. Apollo Theater Plans 75th Anniversary Celebration

    May 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Apollo Theater will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a benefit tribute concert and an awards ceremony, among other festivities, on June 8 at the historic venue. Hosted by comedian/actor/radio personality Steve Harvey, the gala will feature ...

  24. Thalia Tapped For Mobile Campaign

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT AT&T is featuring pop star Thalia in a TV commercial directed by producer Emilio Estefan. The ad, which airs nationally on Spanish-language networks and cable, is part of the carrier's "Best Coverage" campaign. It features Thali ...

  25. Thalia Links With ABC Radio For Show

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Mexican pop singer Thalia and ABC Radio have teamed up to produce a syndicated radio show. The two-hour weekly program, "Conexion Thalia," will focus on Latino culture and lifestyle fashion and celebrities. A formal announcement and deta ...

  26. Industry Vet Goldberg Teams With New West

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Artemis founder enters joint-venture with indie label. Artemis founder enters joint-venture with indie label. News ...

  27. Latin Notas

    March 29, 2006 12:00 AM EST Time Life produces "El Canto de las Sirenas" (The Sirens' Song), a series of 10 albums featuring Latin female torch singers from the 1930s to the 1980s. Read Leila Cobo's column. Time Life produces "El Canto de las Sirenas ...

  28. Latin Notas

    March 29, 2006 12:00 AM EST Time Life produces "El Canto de las Sirenas" (The Sirens' Song), a series of 10 albums featuring Latin female torch singers from the 1930s to the 1980s. Read Leila Cobo's column. Time Life produces "El Canto de las Sirenas ...

  29. Gershon To Run Revamped Sheridan Square

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artemis president Glass exiting. Sheridan Square Entertainment, which has been growing mainly through acquisitions, has combined its label operations, reconfigured its management structure and consolidated positions. As a result of those moves, it ...

  30. Gershon To Run Revamped Sheridan Square

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artemis president Glass exiting. Artemis president Glass exiting. News Glass ...

  31. Gershon To Run Revamped Sheridan Square

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artemis president Glass exiting. Sheridan Square Entertainment, which has been growing mainly through acquisitions, has combined its label operations, reconfigured its management structure and consolidated positions. As a result of those moves, it ...

  32. Universal Launches Apollo In Europe

    January 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Universal Music today (Jan. 23) unveiled the launch of Apollo, a new multi-territory label which intends to capitalize on one-off hits from across Europe. Universal Music today (Jan. 23) unveiled the launch of Apollo, a new multi-territory label w ...

  33. Artemis Opens New Division

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Branch will oversee world, classical rosters. New York-based Artemis Records has created the Artemis Records Lifestyle Group, a new branch that will encompass the label's classical and world rosters. Greg Barbero, currently the president of A ...

  34. Survey: P2P Still A Problem In Europe

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jupiter study identifies Spain a worst offenders. Jupiter study identifies Spain a worst offenders. News ...

  35. Sheridan Square In Merger Talks

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Artemis parent near deal with embroidery firm. Artemis parent near deal with embroidery firm. News ...

  36. Artemis Names Marketing VP

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rioux joins from IDJ. Artemis Records has named Lisette Rioux as VP of marketing and artist development. Rioux joins Artemis from Island Def Jam Music Group, where she was director of artist development. She previously worked at Sire Records Group ...

  37. Snocap Reaches Deal With Indies

    March 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Artemis, TVT others sign up. Artemis, TVT others sign up. News ...

  38. Danny Goldberg Splits Artemis

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Danny Goldberg is exiting as chairman/CEO of Artemis Records, the label he founded in June 1999. The company named current president Daniel Glass to the post of CEO at the New York-based independent. LOS ANGELES -- Danny Goldberg is exiting as cha ...

  39. Artemis Switches Canadian Distribution

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-based Artemis Records will switch its distribution in Canada to Koch Entertainment Canada. The label had been previously handled in Canada by RED Distribution Canada. TORONTO -- Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-bas ...

  40. Compendia Acquisition In The Works

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sheridan Square, owner of Artemis Records and Musicrama, is on the verge of acquiring the Compendia Music Group, according to sources. NEW YORK -- Sheridan Square, owner of Artemis Records and Musicrama, is on the verge of acquiring the Compendia ...

  41. Artemis Switches Canadian Distribution

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-based Artemis Records will switch its distribution in Canada to Koch Entertainment Canada. The label had been previously handled in Canada by RED Distribution Canada. Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-based Artemis ...

  42. Artemis Switches Canadian Distribution

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-based Artemis Records will switch its distribution in Canada to Koch Entertainment Canada. The label had been previously handled in Canada by RED Distribution Canada. Effective Jan. 1, 2005, New York-based Artemis ...

  43. Artemis Ups Storr

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Artemis Records has promoted Thom Storr to VP of marketing services and international. He was senior director of marketing services and international. Artemis Records has promoted Thom Storr to VP of marketing services and international. He was se ...

  44. Artemis Records Names New CFO

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Artemis Records has named Chris Scully as CFO. Based In New York, the executive will report to Artemis chairman/CEO Danny Goldberg. Artemis Records has named Chris Scully as CFO. Based In New York, the executive will report to Artemis chairman/CEO ...

  45. Artemis Buys Tone-Cool, Inks Jimmy Cliff

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tone-Cool founder Rosenblatt stays on as prez. Artemis Records has acquired blues and roots label Tone-Cool Records and signed reggae legend Jimmy Cliff to an exclusive North American deal. The roster of Wellesley Hills, Mass.-based Tone-Cool incl ...

  46. Artemis Goes Commercial

    April 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New York-based indie label Artemis Records has formed a joint venture with commercial production facility JSM Music. New York-based indie label Artemis Records has formed a joint venture with commercial production facility JSM Music. JSM, a high-p ...

  47. Stephan Smith Signs With Artemis

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Stephan Smith has signed a three-album exclusive worldwide licensing deal with Artemis Records for his Universal Hobo Records imprint. Artemis has set a June 8 release for Smith's "S Singer/songwriter Stephan Smith has ...

  48. Artemis Signs Dope Outright

    March 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Band previously operated through subsidiary deal. Hard rock act Dope has signed directly to Artemis Records for a worldwide deal. The band's most recent album, "Group Therapy," was released last fall via Recon Records/Artemis. Dope, ...

  49. Apollo Planning Anniversary Special

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Apollo Theater will celebrate its 70th anniversary with a two-hour NBC-TV special set to air in June, which is Black Music Month. The show tapes March 28 at the venue and doubles as a benefit on b The Apollo Theater will celebrate its 70th ann ...

  50. Kittie, Artemis Settle Differences

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hard rock act Kittie has settled its lawsuit with Artemis Records and will spend this month working on a new album. Dubbed "Until the End," the targeted July release will be the band's third for the l Hard rock act Kittie has settle ...

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