Miles Davis

  1. Concord Music Group Opens Catalog to Rumblefish

    September 25, 2012 7:59 PM EDT Concord Music Group has made its catalog of pop, jazz, rock and soul music available to Rumblefish for use in online user-generated videos. Rumblefish offers recommendation tools for copyright-cleared music and, prior to the inclusion of the Conco ...

  2. Billy Taylor, Jazz Musician, Dies at 89

    December 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST Billy Taylor, a leading jazz musician and composer who introduced the genre to wider audiences as a TV broadcaster, teacher and booster of new talent, died Tuesday in New York of heart failure, age 89. The Kennedy Center for the performing arts in ...

  3. The Orchard Reveals New Physical Pacts

    October 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Acrobat Music, Ernest Jenning Record Co. and Wu Music Group have each signed exclusive deals to distribute their forthcoming releases in physical format throughout the US. Each label previously had a digital distribution deal with the Orchard, and ...

  4. Blue Note To Sponsor Jazz Tent At Bonnaroo

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Bonnaroo Music Festival is adding a jazz tent to its sprawling festival, sponsored by the renowned Blue Note label. Among the performers slated to perform at the festival, scheduled June 14-17 on a 283-hectare farm about 100 kilometres southea ...

  5. Legends Line Up For Hall Of Fame

    January 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST R.E.M., Van Halen, Patti Smith, the Ronettes and Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame March 12 during a ceremony at New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. To be eligible for induction, this ye ...

  6. Sony Artists To Steer Chrysler Podcast

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG's Legacy Recordings has licensed a number of artists for a promotional video podcast produced by Rock River Communications on behalf of DaimlerChrysler. The podcast series is designed to promote Chrysler's new MyGig 20 GB in-car ...

  7. Nobs Named MIDEM Personality Of The Year

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Former Warner exec founded Montreux Jazz Festival. Claude Nobs, founder/CEO of the iconic Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, is to be honored as the personality of the year at the MIDEM international music industry confab on Jan. 22 at Cannes, ...

  8. EMusic Launches European Download Service

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Presses button on pan-Euro service Sept. 12. After almost two years of groundwork, eMusic pressed the button today (Sept. 12) on a digital music operation servicing all 25 European Union member states. At launch, the online retailer offers 1.7 mil ...

  9. EMusic Launches European Download Service

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After almost two years of groundwork, eMusic pressed the button today (Sept. 12) on a digital music operation servicing all 25 European Union member states. After almost two years of groundwork, eMusic pressed the button today (Sept. 12) on a digi ...