Iron Maiden

  1. Morning Fix: Katy Perry's Exec Team on 'Prism' Roll-Out; SFX Shares Keep Dropping; Drake Breaks R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Record; 'Bangerz' Nets Year's Biggest Sales Week for Women

    October 18, 2013 6:45 AM EDT Get the Morning Fix Delivered To Your Inbox HERE KATY PERRY'S EXECUTIVE TEAM ON 'PRISM' ROLL-OUT: STEVE BARNETT, MARTIN KIRKUP, GREG THOMPSON IN THEIR OWN WORDS Katy Perry's unprecedented success with 2010's "Teenag ...

  2. Iron Maiden tops Hot Tours with $15.2 Million, Wraps Maiden England Tour

    October 17, 2013 7:38 PM EDT Veteran English metal band Iron Maiden has ended its Maiden England world tour that began in June 2012 and played in the Americas and Europe during the past two summers. Leading this week’s Hot Tours tally with $15.2 million in ticket sales, the ...

  3. Iron Maiden Tops the Week's Hot Tours with $8.5 Million in Final European Run

    August 29, 2013 4:39 PM EDT Iron Maiden earns this week's top Hot Tours ranking with final box office grosses reported from the European leg of the Maiden England world tour that kicked off its 2013 schedule in late May. Revenue from the final six shows on the summer ...

  4. Imagem Music U.K. Sign Cathy Dennis to Global Deal

    August 09, 2013 2:23 AM EDT Hitmaking British songwriter Cathy Dennis has signed a worldwide, multi-year publishing deal with Imagem Music U.K. Dennis has played a huge part in contemporary pop culture over the past 15 years, and is recognized as one of the most successful ...

  5. Early Iron Maiden Drummer Clive Burr Dies

    March 13, 2013 7:34 PM EDT Clive Burr (pictured above, bottom left), the former drummer for heavy metal band Iron Maiden, died in his sleep on the evening of March 12 at age 56. Burr had been battling poor health for years, according to the band’s official site, and had b ...

  6. Reggae Grammy Nominations Honor Veteran Acts, Snub Emerging Talent

    December 26, 2012 4:00 PM EST The nominations for the 2013 Best Reggae Album Grammy, as in previous years, acknowledge the genre's veteran acts while overlooking popular releases by a younger generation of artists. The nominees are Jimmy Cliff's "Rebirth" ( ...

  7. 2013 Grammy Awards: Rock, Alternative & Metal Nominations

    December 21, 2012 11:18 AM EST icons and upstarts get loud, ambitious, and experimental BEST ROCK ALBUM El Camino The Black Keys Label: Nonesuch Producers: Danger Mouse, the Black Keys Engineer: Kennie Takahashi Mixers: Tchad Blake, Tom Elmhirst The Black Keys took home the bes ...

  8. EMI Music Canada President Deane Cameron Steps Down

    October 11, 2012 12:09 PM EDT EMI Music Canada's long-serving president Deane Cameron stepped down last week after 35 years with the company, 24 at the helm. Cameron, who made history in 1988 when he became the youngest Canadian president of a major record label, has been ...

  9. Def Leppard's Joe Elliott on Battle With Label: 'We Don't Want to Work for The Man, We Want to Be The Man' (Q&A)

    August 01, 2012 6:45 PM EDT One by one, Def Leppard's arsenal of hit songs will get a modern-day shining. No, we're not talking about a newly mastered version of "Pyromania" or an anniversary edition of their greatest hits package "Vault." Rathe ...

  10. Metallica To Play First-Ever Gig In India For F1 Grand Prix Concert

    September 20, 2011 7:00 AM EDT F1 Rocks CEO Robert Montague and Metallica. The tradition-steeped elegance of India's Bollywood music and the rough, rattle and roll of heavy metal might make them apparent incompatible genres, but Metallica are set to disprove that conceptio ...

  11. Daft Punk's Ferrari, Katy Perry's Trampoline, Beatles Bicycle Added To EMI Japan Earthquake-Relief Auction

    April 11, 2011 3:34 PM EDT Katy Perry, the Beatles, David Bowie, The Beach Boys, Iron Maiden, Gorillaz, Sting, David Gilmour and Tinie Tempah have donated personal items and memorabilia to the second phase of the EMI family's charity auction to raise funds to help the ...

  12. Beatles, Keith Urban, Katy Perry Among EMI Acts Supporting Charity Auction For Japan

    April 05, 2011 4:15 PM EDT From the Beatles to Katy Perry to Keith Urban, artists signed to the EMI label group are doing their part to support the Red Cross by donating memorabilia for worldwide auction to benefit victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. There will ...

  13. Iron Maiden To Play U.K. Arena Shows

    November 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST Iron Maiden has confirmed a U.K. arena tour for next summer, which will be the culmination of its Final Frontier World Tour. The Live Nation tour kicks off at Glasgow SECC on July 20, and also calls at Aberdeen AECC P&J Arena, Newcastle Metro ...

  14. Gold Badges For Heather Small, John Paul Jones

    October 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT There was industry recognition for a diverse list of figures at the 37th edition of the Gold Badge Awards in London. The event was staged by the British Academy of Songwriters, Authors and Composers (BASCA) in association with PRS for Music at the ...

  15. AEG Live Shutters Middle East Office

    July 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT AEG Live has shuttered its Middle East office in Dubai. It will now partner with local event management company and promoter Done Events, part of Arab Media Group (AMG). In a change to AEG's strategy in the region, AEG Middle East managing di ...

  16. Iron Maiden Confirms 'Final Frontier' Release

    June 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Iron Maiden will release its new EMI album "The Final Frontier" on Aug. 17 (a day earlier in the U.K.). The metal veterans are marking the official announcement with a free download of album track "El Dorado" from their officia ...

  17. Iron Maiden, Rammstein To Headline Sonisphere

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST International touring rock festival Sonishphere will expand to three days in the U.K. in 2010 following its launch this summer, with headline appearances from Iron Maiden and Rammstein. The festival will call at 11 international locations next sum ...

  18. Bravado Secures Rolling Stones Merch Deal

    July 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Global music merchandising company Bravado is to manufacture and distribute merchandise for the Rolling Stones. Bravado is a unit of Universal Music Group (UMG); the Stones moved to Universal from EMI last summer. This exclusive agreement - announ ...

  19. Century Media Extends EMI Deal Down Under

    April 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Hard rock and metal specialist Century Media has extended its international distribution arrangement with EMI Music with an exclusive deal covering Australasia. Stomp previously distributed Century Media's product in the region. EMI has distr ...

  20. Slipknot Up For Three Metal Hammer Awards

    April 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Slipknot and Swedish metal band Amon Amarth have both been nominated for three awards at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods 2009. Both acts are nominated in the best international band and the 'Shredder' guitarist categories; Slipknot is also ...

  21. PRS For Music Backs British Music Experience

    March 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. collecting society PRS for Music has signed on as a key sponsor of the British Music Experience (BME), a new exhibition at London's O2 site. As official and exclusive music industry sponsor of the BME, PRS for Music will actively promote ...

  22. First Ever Iron Maiden Film Set For April Release

    January 20, 2009 12:00 AM EST Iron Maiden will release its first feature-length film to cinemas around the world on April 21. Entitled "Iron Maiden: Flight 666," the documentary-style film follows the heavy metal stalwarts on their Somewhere Back in Time world tour i ...

  23. Iron Maiden Announces Final Stage Of Tour

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Heavy metal stalwarts Iron Maiden are preparing for the fourth and final leg in their “Somewhere Back In Time World Tour,” starting Feb. 13 in Dubai. The customized Boeing 757, affectionately known by the band as Ed Force One, will return under th ...

  24. 30 Seconds To Mars Wins Two Kerrang! Awards

    August 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Seconds To Mars won two Kerrang! awards at the U.K. rock weekly's annual awards ceremony in London. The Los Angeles band, fronted by actor Jared Leto, turned up tonight (Aug. 21) to collect awards for best single for "From Yesterday&q ...

  25. Canada's Touring Market Remains Strong From Coast To Coast

    February 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Canadian touring market is still on fire. "Maybe you need to talk also to some of my colleagues in the other provinces as well, but by current accounts, Canada is still selling tickets and the traffic is still on the road," says Patt ...

  26. London's Marquee Goes Live

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London's Marquee Club was relaunched as a live music venue last night with a private party featuring performances by Australian alternative rock band the Basics and local indie act Marner Brown. The central London venue will host an official ...

  27. Consumer-Funded Label Releases First Album

    August 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sellaband, the Amsterdam-based virtual record label funded by consumers, today released its first album from a U.K. act. The album "The Elements" was recorded by Second Person, a London-based "post trip hop" act, and produced b ...

  28. Source: Universal To Embrace Sanctuary's 360-Degree Model

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal will not break up the Sanctuary Group, but plans to embrace the music group's diverse business interests, according to sources familiar with its £44.5 million ($87.68 million) bid to take over the troubled company. The Sanctuary boa ...

  29. Modest Mouse, Incubus, The Shins Lead Download Festival Bill

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The third U.S. edition of the U.K.'s successful Download Festival will feature such acts as Modest Mouse, Incubus, the Shins and Wolf Parade, among others, beginning Aug. 18 at the Tweeter Center outside Boston. Along with Boston, this year&# ...

  30. Lamb Of God Lead Metal Hammer Nominations

    April 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With five nominations, American metal outfit Lamb of God are the front-runners for the Metal Hammer Golden Gods awards ceremony, which will be held June 11 in London. Lamb of God are up for best live band, best international band, album of the yea ...

  31. Iron Maiden Preps Trek To India

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Veteran British heavy metal band Iron Maiden is set to play a series of stadium and festival dates in March and June 2007, including an historic date in Bangalore, India. Even though heavy rock legends Deep Purple have been regular visitors to Ind ...

  32. Iron Maiden, Sanctuary In Management Split

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Veteran heavy metal rock act Iron Maiden has ended its management contract with the Sanctuary Group after 27 years together. Veteran heavy metal rock act Iron Maiden has ended its management contract with the Sanctuary Group after 27 years togethe ...

  33. Osbourne Admits Role In Iron Maiden Flap

    August 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Band's sound cut during Devore, Calif. show. In a statement released last night (Aug. 25), Ozzfest organizer Sharon Osbourne admitted a role in the incident that marred Iron Maiden's Aug. 20 tour performance in Devore, Calif., specifical ...

  34. Shapeshifters Join Sanctuary For Management

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dance music act Shapeshifters has signed to Sanctuary Group's artist management division for worldwide representation. Dance music act Shapeshifters has signed to Sanctuary Group's artist management division for worldwide representation. ...

  35. Sanctuary Inks Fightstar For Management

    April 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group has added new British band Fightstar to its roster of management clients. Sanctuary Group has added new British band Fightstar to its roster of management clients. In recent months, Fightstar has ridden a wave of media exposure in ...

  36. Sanctuary Inks Fightstar For Management

    April 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group has added British newcomers Fightstar to its roster of management clients. Sanctuary Group has added new British band Fightstar to its roster of management clients. In recent months, Fightstar has ridden a wave of media exposure in ...

  37. Sanctuary Picks Up Elton For Management

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group has added Sir Elton John to its management roster as part of a £16 million ($30 million) cash-and-stock deal to acquire the singer/songwriter's management company, Twenty-First Centur NEW YORK -- Sanctuary Group has added Sir ...

  38. Sanctuary Picks Up Elton For Management

    April 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Group has added Sir Elton John to its management roster as part of a £16 million ($30 million) cash-and-stock deal to acquire the singer/songwriter's management company, Twenty-First C Sanctuary Group has added Sir Elton Jo ...

  39. Sabbath, Maiden On Board For Ozzfest

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST The main-stage lineup for the 10th-anniversary Ozzfest will be Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Killswitch Engage, Shadows Fall and Black Label Society, Billboard.biz has learned. The main-stage lineup for the 10th-anniversary Ozzfest will be Black Sab ...

  40. Rockstar, Interscope Team-Up On 'GTA' Soundtrack

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rockstar Games and Interscope Records have entered into a joint venture for the soundtrack to the highly anticipated video game "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas." The four previous titles in the series Rockstar Games and Interscope Records ...

  41. Sanctuary Names Stroebele Continental Europe Prez

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a new role overseeing continental European operations. Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a ne ...

  42. Sanctuary Names Stroebele Continental Europe Prez

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a new role overseeing continental European operations. Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a ne ...