Noise

  1. Australian Venues May Hand Out Earplugs

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Australia's live venues may soon have to distribute earplugs and place warning signs if their music is deemed to be too loud. The country's Senate committee has put forward the recommendations and many others in an extensive report into ...

  2. Business Matters: Thurston Moore, Sam Goody, Imeem, MySpace

    December 29, 2009 12:00 AM EST Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- The Times has a lengthy look at the cassette , a format it recently realized never really disappeared. The cassette is known for being a good f ...

  3. Nine Lessons From Next Big Nashville

    October 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The fourth annual Next Big Nashville conference and music festival gathered some of music's most forward-thinking professionals to discuss the current state of the industry and how they are building new strategies. Three of the Thursday (Oct. ...

  4. NARM To Host 'Noise' Conference

    April 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The upcoming National Association of Recording Merchandisers annual convention, which runs June 7-10, will also serve as the host for the Noise in the Basement Creative Conference for independent music retailers, which will occur on the last two d ...

  5. Billboard Q&A: IODA Chief Kevin Arnold Chats About Unlikely Sales Successes, Statutory Royalty Rates And More

    March 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Kevin Arnold, founder and CEO of the Independent Online Distribution Alliance (IODA), has plenty to celebrate these days. His company, which provides digital distribution for indie labels, is making inroads into new genres and markets. And he just ...

  6. EU Probes Personal Music Player Health Risks

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The European Union has launched a research study into the health risks of personal music players. The study, by the EU's Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR) will aim to identify the acceptable level of ...

  7. GLOBAL PULSE: LENNON COVER MARKS TOKIO HOTEL'S YEAR ON CHARTS

    November 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST German teenage pop-rock band Tokio Hotel has joined the select group of acts donating recordings of John Lennon songs to human rights organization Amnesty International's Web site Make Some Noise (amn German teenage pop-rock band Tokio Hotel ...

  8. Salt 'N Pepa Win Back Their Royalties

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Salt 'N Pepa on Aug. 19 won an appeal against Noise in the Attic Productions. NEW YORK -- Salt 'N Pepa on Aug. 19 won an appeal against Noise in the Attic Productions. A New York Appellate Court unanimously reversed a December 2003 judgm ...

  9. Apple Probes Reports of iPod Mini Static

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Users have complained of noise. Users have complained of noise. News ...

  10. Top News From Entertainment Law Weekly

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST A NYC ordinance that seeks to soften nightclub noise is causing a rift between club owners and residents. A new report predicts a boom in the European digital-music market. Cherry Lane Music's Keith H A NYC ordinance that seeks to soften nigh ...