Little River Band

  1. How Ten New or Renovated Venues Are Reshaping The Nation's Touring Circuit

    February 22, 2012 2:48 PM EST A rendering of the Barclay's Center slated to open this September in Brooklyn. From Brooklyn to Kansas City, Mo., and points beyond, a wide range of new buildings and freshly renovated veteran facilities are making news and offering new oppor ...

  2. Steve Prestwich of Cold Chisel Dead at 56

    January 18, 2011 12:00 AM EST Steve Prestwich, founding drummer with Australian rock icons Cold Chisel, died Sunday following surgery to remove a brain tumour. He was 56. As a songwriter, Prestwich penned some of Cold Chisel's best-known works, including "Forever Now ...

  3. Big Sound: Glenn Wheatley Speaks On Jail Term

    September 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist manager and entertainment entrepreneur Glenn Wheatley used the platform of Australia's Big Sound conference to clear the air on the circumstances which led to his incarceration. During his open and candid keynote speech last Fr ...

  4. Australian Radio Service Stripe Shuts Down

    June 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT It's curtains for Stripe, the Australian subscription-based radio service launched nine months ago by entertainment entrepreneur Glenn Wheatley. For a monthly fee of $7.95 Australian ($6.30), subscribers could tune in to Stripe's 30 chan ...

  5. New Aus Online Radio Firm Gets Stripes

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT While the introduction of digital radio in Australia has been further delayed, the country's first mobile radio subscription service has just been launched. For a fee of $7.95 Australian ($6.30) per month, subscribers to the service are enabl ...

  6. REO Speedwagon Steps In For Iowa Flood Victims

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As natives of the Midwest, members of REO Speedwagon are doing their part to help aid victims of the ongoing floods in Iowa. The veteran rock act will donate time between tour stops to headline the Ridin' the Storm Out-Floods of 2008 Relief C ...

  7. Aus Manager Wheatley Jailed

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran Australian talent manager Glenn Wheatley was today jailed for two and a half years on charges of tax evasion. He has to serve a minimum of 15 months. The Melbourne-based manager of John Farnham, who also guided the careers of international ...

  8. Wheatley To Plead Guilty To Aus Tax Charges

    February 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Glenn Wheatley, CEO and founder of Melbourne-based talent management and concert/sports promotions company Talentworks, indicated in court today (Feb. 1) that he will plead guilty to tax evasion. Wheatley, best known for his role as manager of vet ...

  9. Define Partnership Terms From The Beginning

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Imagine you started a group -- let's call it "the Few" -- and wrote all of its hits -- 10 in just five years. Your partner, the lead singer, then decides to leave for a solo career. Still, promoters a Bill Siddons is a personal mana ...

  10. Original Little River Band Win Legal Case

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Three original members of Australian act Little River Band have won the right to advertise themselves as the founders and songwriters of the '70s hitmakers. Three original members of Australian act Little River Band have won the right to adve ...

  11. Original Little River Band Win Legal Case

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Trio plan to relaunch act in U.S. Three original members of Australian act Little River Band have won the right to advertise themselves as the founders and songwriters of the '70s hitmakers. The trio -- Beeb Birtles, Glenn Shorrock and Graeha ...

  12. Australia's Little River Band In Court

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Three founding members of '70s Australian AOR band Little River Band will go to court in the United States to dispute a legal challenge over the act's name. Three founding members of '70s Australian AOR band Little River Band will g ...

  13. Australia's Little River Band In Court

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Three founding members of '70s Australian AOR band Little River Band will go to court in the United States to dispute a legal challenge over the act's name. Three founding members of '70s Australian AOR band Little River Band will g ...

  14. Jet To Fly Into ARIAs With Seven Noms

    September 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With seven nominations, Jet is the frontrunner heading into the Australian Record Industry Assn. (ARIA) Awards, to be held Oct. 17 at the Sydney SuperDome. With seven nominations, Jet is the frontrunner heading into the Australian Record Industry ...

  15. Jet To Fly Into ARIAs With Seven Noms

    September 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With seven nominations, Jet is the frontrunner heading into the Australian Record Industry Assn. (ARIA) Awards, to be held Oct. 17 at the Sydney SuperDome. With seven nominations, Jet is the frontrunner heading into the Australian Record Industry ...

  16. Doobie Shea Records Shutters

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Producer/engineer Tim Austin has shut down his eight-year-old Doobie Shea Records label, which had been based in Boones Mill, Va., near Roanoke. The independent bluegrass label was distributed by Sele Producer/engineer Tim Austin has shut down his ...