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  1. The Band's Levon Helm Loses BBDO Lawsuit Over 'The Weight' Cellphone Ad

    March 02, 2012 8:45 AM EST NEW YORK (AP) -- A Manhattan court says Levon Helm long ago signed away rights that let an advertising agency use the song "The Weight" in a cell phone commercia l. The Band's former drummer and singer sued ad agency BBDO Worldwide ...

  2. Lou Reed Manager Arrested on Harassment Charge

    March 23, 2011 7:25 AM EDT New York City police say rocker Lou Reed's manager has been arrested on a charge of aggravated harassment after allegations he threatened to kill a consultant in a dispute over money. Tom Sarig was arrested Sunday in the dispute with Adrian S ...