Indian music industry

  1. India's Big Music Grows Management, Live Arms

    June 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mumbai-based label Big Music has launched an artist-management division called Big Talent specializing in "360-degree" deals. Big Talent will operate under the Big Music umbrella, says Big Music CEO Kulmeet Makka, who also heads the new ...

  2. MySpace Launches In India

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MySpace India, which has been operating since January and now claims half a million users, was officially launched April 17 in Mumbai. MySpace India has deals with partners such as Kolkata-based label Saregama India and Mumbai-based Star TV India ...

  3. Piracy Wrecking Indian Music Biz, Report Claims

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A new study claims the Indian entertainment business loses $4 billion a year to piracy. The Indian music industry alone lost $325 million to piracy last year, according to the report, titled "The Effects of Counterfeiting and Piracy on India& ...

  4. Allegro Expands Label Roster

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Allegro Distribution Group has signed several new jazz and world labels. The labels include Germany-based jazz label Act, California-based Hollywood Music Center and Caravan Records, which specializes in Middle Eastern music, and New Jersey-ba ...

  5. Indian Biz Raids Pirate CD Factory

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Local labels group the Indian Music Industry (IMI) says it conducted an anti-piracy raid in New Delhi on Nov. 9 in which illicit CDs and other goods were seized with a street value of more than 200 mi Local labels group the Indian Music Industry ( ...

  6. Indian Biz Raids Pirate CD Factory

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Lazarus: 'We will fight until the end.' Local labels group the Indian Music Industry (IMI) says it conducted an anti-piracy raid in New Delhi on Nov. 9 in which illicit CDs and other goods were seized with a street value of more than 200 ...

  7. Soundbuzz India Launches Video Download Service

    August 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mumbai-based Soundbuzz India Ltd. on Monday (Aug. 21) said it had launched a video-download service in India as an extension of its existing audio-download service. Mumbai-based Soundbuzz India Ltd. on Monday (Aug. 21) said it had launched a video ...

  8. India's Saregama Gets New MD

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Subroto Chattopadhyay will become managing director of Kolkata-based Saregama, India's oldest record label, with effect from April. Subroto Chattopadhyay will become managing director of Kolkata-based Saregama, India's oldest record labe ...

  9. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. NEW DELHI -- EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a cen ...

  10. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old rela ...

  11. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old rela ...

  12. India's Saregama Inks Digital-Distribution Pacts

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT India's oldest label, Saregama India, is extending its catalog through separate deals with leading digital-distribution services including MSN Music Store, New York-based online music distributor the India's oldest label, Saregama India, ...

  13. India's Saregama Inks Digital-Distribution Pacts

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT India's oldest label, Saregama India, is extending its catalog through separate deals with leading digital-distribution services including MSN Music Store, New York-based online music distributor the India's oldest label, Saregama India, ...

  14. Loudeye To Distribute Saregama India

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Loudeye Corp. has inked a digital distribution agreement with Saregama India, one of India's largest music companies. Loudeye Corp. has inked a digital distribution agreement with Saregama India, one of India's largest music companies. U ...