MTV Networks Europe

  1. Gorny Out At MTV Europe

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Dieter Gorny has split with MTV Networks Europe. Gorny has served as executive vice president at MTVNE in 2004 since the music TV network bought out his competitor German TV broadcaster VIVA in a multi-million euro deal. An MTVNE spokesperson says ...

  2. MTV's Guild, Gambino Exit

    January 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST MTV's European and U.K. networks have waved goodbye to two key London-based executives. Simon Guild, president and chief executive of MTV Networks Europe, and Angel Gambino, MTV Networks U.K. and Ireland's chief digital executive, have s ...

  3. Euro Border Breakers Feted At Midem

    January 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Grammy and Brit Award-nominated newcomer Corinne Bailey Rae, Swedish folk artist José Gonzalez and German pop-rockers Tokio Hotel were among the artists honored today at the fourth annual European Border Breakers Awards. The EBBAs presentation, he ...

  4. MTV Int'l Chief Hansen Resigns

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-based president of creative and editor-in-chief Brent Hansen is exiting the company. In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-base ...

  5. MTV Int'l Chief Hansen Resigns

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-based president of creative and editor-in-chief Brent Hansen is exiting the company. In a surprise move, MTV Networks International today (Feb. 16) said its London-base ...

  6. EU Unveils Border Breakers Awards Winners

    January 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Ministers of culture from seven European Union countries will today (Jan. 22) attend the third edition of European Border Breakers Awards at the Midem trade show. Ministers of culture from seven European Union countries will today (Jan. 22) attend ...

  7. EU Unveils Border Breakers Awards Winners

    January 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Prize highlights border-crossing debut albums. Ministers of culture from seven European Union countries will today (Jan. 22) attend the third edition of European Border Breakers Awards at the Midem trade show. Held at the Palais des Festivals in C ...

  8. Foos Raise Curtain On MTV Denmark

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe will launch its new channel in Denmark on May 15 with an exclusive live performance from the Foo Fighters. MTV Networks Europe will launch its new channel in Denmark on May 15 with an exclusive live performance from the Foo Fig ...

  9. Guild Named MTV Europe Chief Executive

    February 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hansen has promoted Simon Guild to CEO. Guild was most recently deputy CEO/executive VP. MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hansen has promoted Simon Guild to CEO. Guild was most recently deputy CEO/executive V ...

  10. Cammas Takes Over MTV France

    January 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe has named Thierry Cammas as VP/GM in France. He is also named president/GM of games at MTV-owned videogame channel Game One. MTV Networks Europe has named Thierry Cammas as VP/GM in France. He is also named president/GM of game ...

  11. MTV To Bow In Africa Feb. 22

    January 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks will launch its 100th channel, covering the entire African continent, on Feb. 22. On its launch day, it will reach about 1.3 million African households through cable, satellite and MMDS MTV Networks will launch its 100th channel, cove ...

  12. MTV To Launch Four Nordic Channels

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks is stepping up its European localization strategy with the rollout next year of specific channels for Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Those regions are currently serviced by MTV's St MTV Networks is stepping up its European ...

  13. Midem To Fete Lundvall

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 personality of the year award. EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 person ...

  14. MTV EMAs 2005 Head To Portugal

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lisbon's Atlantic Pavilion will host the 12th annual MTV Europe Music Awards on Nov. 3, 2005, the music TV broadcaster unveiled today (Nov. 7). It will mark the first time that MTV's flagship annual E Lisbon's Atlantic Pavilion will ...

  15. MTV EMAs 2005 Head To Portugal

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lisbon's Atlantic Pavilion will host the 12th annual MTV Europe Music Awards on Nov. 3, 2005, the broadcaster announced today (Nov. 7). It will mark the first time that MTV's flagship European music g Lisbon's Atlantic Pavilion will ...

  16. Lundvall To Receive Midem Award

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 personality of the year award. EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 person ...

  17. Midem To Fete Lundvall

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 personality of the year award. EMI Music's Jazz & Classics president/CEO Bruce Lundvall is to be honored with the Midem 2005 person ...

  18. OutKast Tops MTV Europe Music Awards

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Usher, Muse also multiple award winners. With three victories, OutKast was the big winner at the 11th annual MTV Europe Music Awards, held tonight (Nov. 18) in Rome. The Atlanta-based duo of Big Boi and Andre 3000 won for best group, and "Hey ...

  19. MTV Revamps European Exec Structure

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe has realigned its Central European executive structure following the acquisition of German music TV broadcaster Viva Media. The changes go into effect in the spring. MTV Networks Europe has realigned its Central European execut ...

  20. MTV Revamps European Exec Structure

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe has realigned its Central European executive structure following the acquisition of German music TV broadcaster Viva Media. The changes go into effect in the spring. MTV Networks Europe has realigned its Central European execut ...

  21. Commitment Is The Key: MTV Europe Pledges To Support Acts -- If Labels Do The Same

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT When MTV Europe's first clunky analog signal went up Aug. 1, 1987, only 1 million homes in Europe could see MTV, and viewers in all countries received the same MTV -- the same VJs, artists, programs a The following is adapted from a speech de ...

  22. MTV's Hansen Commits To Support German Talent

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hansen expressed his goal to support new domestic artists in his keynote speech to the German music industry today (Sept. 29) at the Popkomm trade show in Berlin. " MTV Networks Europe president Brent Hanse ...

  23. MTV Icon Spotlight Falls On The Cure

    August 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran British modern rock band the Cure will be the subject of an "MTV Icon" special, set to tape September 17 from London's Old Billingsgate Market. Veteran British modern rock band the Cure will be the subject of an "MTV Ic ...

  24. MTV Icon Spotlight Falls On The Cure

    August 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran British modern rock band the Cure will be the subject of an "MTV Icon" special, set to tape September 17 from London's Old Billingsgate Market. Veteran British modern rock band the Cure will be the subject of an "MTV Ic ...

  25. MTV Europe Names Talent And Music VP

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe has appointed Jamie Caring as VP, talent and music (TAM), with effect from August 17. Caring succeeds Fleur Sarfaty, who exited MTV Networks Europe earlier this year. MTV Networks Europe has appointed Jamie Caring as VP, talent ...

  26. Viacom Makes Move For Germany's Viva

    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom today confirmed it is in the process of acquiring full ownership of German broadcaster Viva Media in a deal valued at about €308.66 million ($373 million). Viacom today confirmed it is in the process of acquiring full ownership o ...

  27. Viacom Makes Move For Germany's Viva

    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mühlemann, Gorny would run combined entity. Viacom today confirmed it is in the process of acquiring full ownership of German broadcaster Viva Media in a deal valued at about €308.66 million ($373 million). Viva is MTV's biggest comp ...

  28. Italian Body Sues MTV For Nonpayment Of Royalties

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Italy's broadcasting and performance rights collecting society, SCF, is suing MTV Italy for non-payment. The citation, filed June 8 in Rome, concerns the MTV Italy main station, which is broadcast ter MILAN -- Italy's broadcasting and pe ...

  29. Apple's iTunes Set For European Launch

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer's European rollout of iTunes Music Store will launch Tuesday. However, the long-awaited service will kick off without content from independent labels, after talks broke down between the Apple Computer's European rollout of ...

  30. Apple's iTunes Set For European Launch

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer's European rollout of iTunes Music Store will launch Tuesday. However, the long-awaited service will kick off without content from independent labels, after talks broke down between the Apple Computer's European rollout of ...

  31. Sony, BMG To Defend Merger Plans Before EC

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Top executives from Sony Music and BMG will take center stage in Brussels this week for the European Commission's oral hearing on the proposed merger of the companies. The June 14-15 hearing with the Sony, BMG To Defend Merger Plans Before EC ...

  32. MTV Europe Awards Come To Rome

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The MTV Europe Music Awards will return to Italy this year when Rome hosts the 11th annual event on November 18, the broadcaster announced today. Milan, in 1998, is the only other Italian city to have The MTV Europe Music Awards will return to Ita ...

  33. MTV Heats Up Summer Club Tour

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe has unveiled details of its 3rd annual Isle of MTV international club tour, which this year takes place in 11 cities. MTV Networks Europe has unveiled details of its 3rd annual Isle of MTV international club tour, which this ye ...

  34. MTV Heats Up Summer Club Tour

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe has unveiled details of its 3rd annual Isle of MTV international club tour, which this year takes place in 11 cities. MTV Networks Europe has unveiled details of its 3rd annual Isle of MTV international club tour, which this ye ...

  35. MTV Europe Gulps Down Mastertone Deal

    April 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe has forged a partnership with Gulp Music to offer exclusive mastertone ringtones for Motorola cell phones. MTV Networks Europe has forged a partnership with Gulp Music to offer exclusive mastertone ringtones for Motorola cell p ...

  36. MTV Europe Gulps Down Mastertone Deal

    April 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe has forged a partnership with Gulp Music to offer exclusive mastertone ringtones for Motorola cell phones. MTV Networks Europe has forged a partnership with Gulp Music to offer exclusive mastertone ringtones for Motorola cell p ...

  37. MTV Europe, VPL Look Ahead

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Europe and British rights collecting society VPL are set to act on a new deal concerning royalty payments for music videos broadcast on MTVNE from independent labels. LONDON--MTV Networks Europe and British rights collecting society V ...

  38. Recouping E-Royalties Made Easier

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT LOS ANGELES--Thanks to a simplified application process, producers are having an easier time recouping their share of webcasting and satellite transmission royalties of their recordings. <br clear="no NLRB Dismisses 'Virtual Music ...

  39. VPL and MTV Reach Last-Minute Agreement

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) and British rights collecting society Video Performance Limited (VPL) have brokered an arrangement over video licensing payments just minutes before their bargaining deadli MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) and British rights ...

  40. UK Collecting Society, MTV Head To Talks

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) is going back to the negotiating table with British collecting society Video Performance Ltd. (VPL) over video licensing payments. LONDON--MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) is going back to the negotiating table with British ...

  41. Jackson's Contract Suit Vs. UMG Advances

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST NEW YORK--A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has cleared the way for Michael Jackson to pursue a lawsuit against Universal Music Group for breach of contract. Jackson can now conduct an audit of UMG's BMI Licenses Songs To Digital Jukebox Fir ...

  42. Euro Indies, MTV Return To Negotiating Table

    March 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST European independent labels and MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) today (March 24) said they are attempting to broker a last-minute deal to end their dispute over video licensing payments. European independent labels and MTV Networks Europe (MTVNE) toda ...

  43. Licensing Talks Stall Between Euro Indies, MTV

    March 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Fans of the White Stripes and the Strokes will not be able to see their favorite rockers on video music channel MTV Europe come April 1, as talks between the two sides have broken down over a new lice Fans of the White Stripes and the Strokes will ...

  44. Licensing Talks Stall Between Euro Indies, MTV

    March 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Fans of the White Stripes and the Strokes will not be able to see their favorite rockers on video music channel MTV Europe come April 1, as talks between the two sides have broken down over a new lice Fans of the White Stripes and the Strokes will ...

  45. MTV France VP/GM Resigns

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV France VP/GM Roy Lindemann has unexpectedly resigned to "devote himself to other professional projects," according to company sources. MTV France VP/GM Roy Lindemann has unexpectedly resigned to "devote himself to other professi ...