Manu Chao

  1. Manu Chao U.S. Tour Dates Announced

    June 13, 2011 5:51 PM EDT Manu Chao, who helped popularize the Latin alternative movement, is scheduled to start his U.S. "La Ventura" tour on Aug. 31 with a concert in Boston at the House of Blues. The singer/songwriter, who was born in Paris to Spanish parents, ...

  2. Manu Chao To Play Cuba Che Guevara Anniversary Concerts

    October 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT French alt-rock artist Manu Chao is in Cuba to play two concerts marking the 42nd anniversary of the assassination in Bolivia of Cuban-Argentine Revolutionary leader Ernesto 'Che' Guevara on Oct. 9, 1967. Chao and his band Radio Bemba So ...

  3. 'Latin Alternative' Radio Show To Debut July 4

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT “The Latin Alternative,” an hourlong weekly radio show devoted to highlighting acts such as Manu Chao, Café Tacvba and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, will debut July 4 on public radio station WEXT 97.7 FM in Albany, N.Y. Hosted by former Nacional Record ...

  4. 'Latin Alternative' Flips Switch On July 4

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT "The Latin Alternative," an hour long weekly radio show devoted to highlighting acts such as Manu Chao, Café Tacvba and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, will debut July 4 on public radio station WEXT 97.7 FM in Albany, N.Y. Hosted by Nacional Re ...

  5. Morrissey, Manu Chao Albums To Get Cross-Marketing

    January 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST Lost Highway and Nacional Records will help market each other’s respective releases by Morrissey and Manu Chao. Nashville-based Lost Highway, home to many alt-country artists and to Morrissey’s Feb. 17 album “Years of Refusal,” will help market Ma ...

  6. MGMT Inks Publishing Deal With Spirit

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Brooklyn band MGMT has signed a multi-year, North American, publishing administration deal with Spirit Music Group. "We're looking forward to working with...their team to bring their simultaneously complex and beautiful songs to music fa ...

  7. Beck, Wilco, Panic Set For Outside Lands Fest

    March 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus lead the new additions to the lineup for the first Outside Lands festival, which will be held Aug. 22-24 at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. As previously reported , Radiohead, Tom Petty and Jack John ...

  8. LAMC Set For July

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST The 9th annual Latin Alternative Music Conference will take place July 8 - 12 at New York City's Roosevelt Hotel. In addition to panel discussions, artist showcases, film screenings and art exhibits, the conference will put on free concerts a ...

  9. Because Inks Distribution Deal With Warner France

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Warner Music France has struck a deal to distribute the recordings of French record label Because Music, with effect from Jan. 1, 2008. Because was founded in 2004 by former EMI president for Continental Europe Emmanuel de Buretel. With a roster o ...

  10. Manu Chao Catalog Goes Digital

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT World music artist Manu Chao will begin releasing his solo back catalog digitally for the first time next month, and re-release the material physically with bonus video content early next year. The Nov. 20 digital releases on Nacional/Because will ...

  11. MTV To Premiere Manu Chao's New Album

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MTV will premiere Manu Chao's first major album in six years in advance of its Sept. 4 release. Starting today, "La Radiolina" will be available to stream in its entirety via "The Leak" and at MTV Latin America's &quo ...

  12. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra LONDON -- Former EMI Music Continental Europe ...

  13. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra Former EMI Music Continental Europe president ...

  14. De Buretel Partners With WMI

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Music Continental Europe president Emmanuel de Buretel has inked an exclusive global licensing deal with Warner Music International for his new venture, Because Music. The deal excludes Fra Former EMI Music Continental Europe president ...