In The City

  1. Pete Tong on Ibiza's International Music Summit & Keeping The EDM House In Order

    May 09, 2012 10:16 AM EDT Long-standing BBC Radio 1 DJ, Pete Tong has been at the forefront of electronic dance music (EDM) for over twenty years, tirelessly championing the finest acts, tunes, producers, promoters and clubs throughout the scene. His weekly BBC Radio1 show ...

  2. In The City Day 2: Bertis Downs Talks New REM Album

    October 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT "What we need is a revolution. What we've got is an erosion," former Warner Music U.K. chairman Rob Dickins told delegates during an impassioned opening address at day two of U.K. music conference In The City. Speaking alongside Ber ...

  3. Jay Brown Pulls Out Of In The City

    October 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Roc Nation president Jay Brown has withdrawn from the In The City music conference, where he was due to make a keynote appearance today (Oct. 13). In The City is an annual music conference and festival in Manchester in the U.K., which runs Oct. 13 ...

  4. Bertis Downs, Rob Dickins To Appear At In The City

    August 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT R.E.M. manager Bertis Downs and former Warner Music chairman Rob Dickins have been confirmed as keynote speakers at this year's In The City music conference, to be held in the U.K. city of Manchester, Oct. 13 to 15. Downs has handled R.E.M. s ...

  5. In The City Unveils Digital Forum, Showcase Partners

    September 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Manchester's 2009 In the City (ITC) music conference has added Anthony Volodkin, founder of the Hype Machine blog, and secondary ticket service Seatwave's CEO Joe Cohen to its list of speakers. The conference runs Oct. 18 to Oct. 20. The ...

  6. In The City Demo Deadline Nears

    July 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Demo applications to participate in this year's In the City (ITC) music conference and festival must be submitted by this coming Friday, July 31. Organizers for the three-day event - which centers around Manchester's Midland Hotel Oct. 1 ...

  7. The New Music Seminar To Return This July

    April 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The New Music Seminar is returning as a one-day event this summer. It was an event that created the template for music conferences by combining business and shows. The New Music Seminar, to be held July 21 at the New York University Steinhardt’s S ...

  8. Kenny Chesney Gets 'Lucky' At No. 1

    October 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney ropes his fifth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as "Lucky Old Sun" bows atop the list with 176,000. Over on Top Country Albums, it's the singer's eighth chart-topper . . . Last week's No. 1, T.I.'s &quo ...

  9. Sire Founders Reunited For 'In The City'

    August 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sire Records founders Seymour Stein and Richard Gottehrer will be among the keynote speakers at the U.K.'s In The City music conference, which is held in Manchester on Oct. 5-7. Gottehrer is also co-founder/chairman of digital aggregator The ...

  10. In The City Confirms Keynotes

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Organizers of Britain’s In The City music conference have signed up rock photographer Kevin Cummins and film-maker Dick Carruthers as keynote interviewees. The annual conference, which was established in 1992 by the late Factory Records founder To ...

  11. Burnham, Loog Oldham Confirmed For ITC

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fresh from delivering a keynote speech at the PPL annual general meeting this week, Britain's culture secretary Andy Burnham has confirmed his participation at this year's In The City music convention. Burnham joins former Rolling Stones ...

  12. In The City Readies 2008 Confab

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Britain's In The City music convention this year anchors its position on the industry calendar, returning with a new program of events which organizers hope will appeal to a broader media community. The annual event, now in its 17th year, wil ...

  13. In The City 2007 Attendance Buoyant

    October 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s largest music convention, In The City, drew to a close Monday evening with a final series of band showcases and unofficial fringe events taking place throughout the city of Manchester, in north England. According to the organizer&# ...

  14. Secondary 'Parasites' Ruining Biz, Goldsmith Tells ITC

    October 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Harvey Goldsmith used his keynote speech on day two of the In The City international music convention to issue a stark warning to the live music industry and to call for greater unity between publishers, promoters and record companies. "Today ...

  15. Wilson Tribute Web Site Goes Live

    August 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Friends and family of the late Tony Wilson have launched an official Web site in memory of the former Factory Records boss and broadcaster. The site, www.anthonyhwilson.com , has contributions from musician friends such as the Charlatans' Tim ...

  16. 'Brand New Dance' For U.K.’s ITC Confab

    August 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The annual In The City music conference, co-founded by the late Tony Wilson, will go ahead in Manchester, England as planned from Oct. 20 to Oct. 22. Describing it as a "fitting tribute", organizers of the conference said that following ...