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  1. Shazam Nets Over One Million Interactions During Olympics' Closing Ceremony

    August 13, 2012 6:25 PM EDT Shazam's social engagement strategies are paying off again. Today the company released a few statistics showing the number of interactions the platform received over the course of the Olympics, including more than one million interactions dur ...

  2. Paul Weller Tops David Guetta For U.K.'s No. 1 Album; Katy Perry Has Top Single

    March 26, 2012 7:35 AM EDT In a photo-finish that saw him beat David Guetta's "Nothing But The Beat" (Positiva/Virgin/EMI) by a sales margin of just 150 copies, Paul Weller scored his fourth solo U.K. No. 1 album on Sunday (25) with "Sonik Kicks" (U ...

  3. Noel Gallagher Jams With Paul Weller In London

    April 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher joined Paul Weller on-stage at the Modfather's intimate London show. Gallagher -- who split with Oasis last year - guested last night (April 21) on guitar and vocals on versions of Oasis' 2005 song " ...

  4. Noel Gallagher's Exit Ends Oasis Tour Early

    September 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The remaining dates on U.K. rock act Oasis' 2009 world tour were scrapped, following the Aug. 28 departure of guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher. London-based Ignition Management, which represents the band, declined to comment on the can ...

  5. Noel Gallagher Quits Oasis

    August 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Lead guitarist and songwriter Noel Gallagher has quit Oasis, according to a statement he posted tonight (Aug. 28) to the band's website. The announcement came shortly after the last-minute cancellation of the group's scheduled performanc ...

  6. Universal Renews Paul Weller Publishing Deal

    July 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has confirmed the renewal and extension of its worldwide agreement with U.K. rock artist Paul Weller, covering his entire back catalog as a solo artist and with the Jam and the Style Council, as well as his future ...

  7. Fleet Foxes, Blur Honored At Mojo Awards

    June 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Seattle folk-rock band Fleet Foxes was named best live act by Mojo magazine at its annual awards ceremony in London. Fleet Foxes beat Leonard Cohen, Seasick Steve, Paul Weller and Radiohead to the live award, although they lost out in the other tw ...

  8. Weller Confirmed for Cancer Charity Gig

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Paul Weller is to perform at Cancer Research U.K.'s annual "Sound & Vision" event, scheduled for Feb. 26 at London's Abbey Road Studios. The former Jam and Style Council frontman will perform alongside Scottish singer-songw ...

  9. Oasis Books Two Nights At U.K.’s Wembley Stadium

    October 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT U.K rock act Oasis has unveiled U.K and Ireland stadium dates for summer 2009, including two nights at the 80,000-capacity Wembley Stadium on July 11 and 12. The band will also play homecoming shows at Manchester Heaton Park on June 6 and 7. The b ...

  10. MTVNI Scores Exclusive Oasis Gig Broadcast

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks International will exclusively broadcast Oasis' sold-out concert at London's Wembley Arena live-to-air at 9pm on MTV One on Oct. 16 in the U.K. and Ireland. It will be the first broadcast of the tour for the U.K. rock act� ...

  11. Gallagher Ailing, Oasis Postpones More Shows

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis has postponed three additional shows in the wake of injuries suffered by guitarist Noel Gallagher during a Sept. 7 onstage attack in Toronto. According to the band's Web site, Gallagher has three broken and dislodged ribs and has been a ...

  12. Oasis Kicks Off Tour, Adds NYC Show

    August 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis kicked off its North American tour with Ryan Adams Tuesday (Aug. 26) in Seattle, debuting four songs from its upcoming album, "Dig Out Your Soul," including first single "The Shock of the Lightning." The group also played ...

  13. Oasis Inks North American Distro Deal

    July 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis' Big Brother Recordings has signed a North American distribution deal with Warner Bros. Records. The first new release under the deal will be the band's forthcoming studio album, "Dig Out Your Soul," due Oct. 7. As previo ...

  14. Oasis Go For 'Soul' With New Album

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis' first album under the British rockers' new recording deal will land in the fourth quarter. The awaited new set, "Dig Out Your Soul," is slated for an Oct. 6 release in the United Kingdom through their own label, Big Brot ...

  15. Oasis To Be Honored At BRIT Awards

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event set for Feb. 14. Oasis will be honored with The Outstanding Contribution to Music at The BRIT Awards on Feb. 14, 2007. The Manchester-originated U.K. hit-makers were founded in 1991. Led by the brothers Liam and Noel Gallagher, Oasis became ...

  16. Ted Leo Signs With Touch & Go

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Next album expected later this year. Revered indie rocker Ted Leo has signed a new deal with Touch & Go Records and will release his next album with his band the Pharmacists later this year. Leo was previously inked to Lookout!, which issued h ...

  17. The Who, Samsung Partner For Free DVD

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Box set free with TV, home theater purchase. The Who's three-disc DVD box set, "Tommy and Quadrophenia-Live in Concert" (Rhino Entertainment), will be given away free prior to its Nov. 15 retail release to consumers who purchase sel ...

  18. Green Day

    April 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT This hard-driving jam is Green Day at its colorful post-punk best. This hard-driving jam is Green Day at its colorful post-punk best. News ...

  19. 'Anastacia' Euro Chart Streak At 14th Week

    September 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Anastacia's self-titled Epic set notches a 14th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. The album moves 9-4 in Sweden, 7-2 in Norway and 4-2 in Holland, where her European tour starts on Saturday. Anastacia's self-titled Epic set notch ...

  20. 'Anastacia' Euro Chart Streak At 14th Week

    September 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Anastacia's self-titled Daylight/Epic set notches a 14th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. The album moves 9-4 in Sweden, 7-2 in Norway and 4-2 in Holland, where her European tour starts on Sa Anastacia's self-titled Daylight/Epi ...

  21. Haynes Joins Dead; Osborne, Barraco Exit

    January 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST Venerable jam-band alters lineup again. Venerable jam-band alters lineup again. News ...