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  1. Glastonbury Festival Founder Michael Eavis To Receive U.K.'s MITs Award

    May 16, 2014 2:36 AM EDT Michael Eavis, the dairy farmer who turned a small concert on his property into the world-famous Glastonbury Festival, is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Music Industry Trust’s Award.  Eavis will be recognized for his “outstanding contrib ...

  2. Muse Honored At O2 Silver Clef Awards

    July 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. rock act Muse 's fearsome live reputation helped secure them the O2 Silver Clef Award in London today (July 2). The award was presented to Muse by Roger Taylor and Brian May of Queen . Taylor described the Warner-signed trio as "pro ...

  3. Tom Jones To Receive Music Industry Trusts' Award

    June 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Sir Tom Jones is to receive the prestigious Music Industry Trusts' award for 2010. Awarded by the U.K. music business in recognition of a lifetime contribution to music, the honor will be presented to Jones Nov. 1 at London's Grosvenor H ...

  4. George Michael Honors Jonathan Ross At MITs

    November 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST George Michael led the salutes to U.K. TV and radio personality Jonathan Ross at the annual Music Industry Trusts' Award ceremony, held last night (Nov. 2) at London's Grosvenor House Hotel. Awarded the accolade in recognition of his ser ...

  5. Take That, Madness Win Silver Clefs

    July 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop act Take That won the top prize at the O2 Silver Clef Awards in London. Gary Barlow picked up the prestigious Silver Clef Award at the July 3 Hilton Hotel ceremony, which benefits the Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy charity. He also handed ...

  6. Australia's Golden Stave Raises $362,000

    June 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Australian music and entertainment industries' Golden Stave foundation luncheon in Sydney raised more than $450,000 Australian ($362,000) for children's charities. The '80s-themed lunchtime event at the Hordern Pavilion on June ...

  7. Oasis, Adams Win Big At Silver Clefs

    July 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis took home the top prize at the prestigious O2 Silver Clef awards in London. Noel Gallagher, Gem Archer and Andy Bell -- singer Liam Gallagher was notable by his absence -- picked up the prestigious Silver Clef award Friday (July 4) at the Hi ...

  8. Morning Glory For Silver Clef Winners Oasis

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Oasis will be feted with the prestigious Silver Clef Award during a special luncheon July 4 in London. The British rock band will be honored with one of seven awards to be handed out at the annual fundraising O2 Silver Clef Luncheon. Last year ...

  9. Minogue Recipient Of 2007 MITS Award

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Australian-born pop queen Kylie Minogue is the recipient of the 2007 Music Industry Trusts' Award and the first woman to win the title in the event's 16-year history. The honor is bestowed annually to an individual who has made a distinc ...

  10. Silver Cleft Award For Weller

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Paul Weller is to be feted during the O2 Silver Clef Luncheon in London on June 29. The songwriter and guitarist who formed the Jam, Style Council and is now a successful solo artist, will be the recipient of the prestigious Silver Clef Award. Sev ...

  11. Goldsmith To Receive Music Industry Trusts' Award

    June 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To be presented in London Oct. 30. Harvey Goldsmith, the British live-music impresario famous for producing the Live Aid and Live 8 music events to end famine in Africa, will be the recipient of the 2006 Music Industry Trusts’ Award (MITS). The aw ...

  12. U2 Awarded Nordoff-Robbins Lifetime Accolade

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Charity also honors Bob Geldof. U2 picked up the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 30th anniversary of the annual charity Nordoff-Robbins O2 Silver Clef Awards Lunch, held today (June 17) in London. When presenting the four band members with the a ...

  13. Parkinson To Receive MITS Accolade

    June 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Parkinson will be the recipient of the 2005 Music Industry Trusts' Award. Parkinson, who will receive his award in a presentation at London's Grosvenor House on Nov. 7 Eminent U.K. broadcaster Michael Par ...

  14. HMV Event Raises $1.1M For Nordoff Robbins

    March 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sir Alex Ferguson honored. An audience of 1,400 members of the music, media and sports industries raised £602,000 ($1.1 million) for the Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy charity at the 10th annual HMV Football Extravaganza, held last night (March 29) ...

  15. Schindler Joins Greenberg Traurig

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Veteran lawyer to head N.Y. music practice. Entertainment attorney Paul Schindler is joining international law firm Greenberg Traurig. He becomes chairman of the firm's New York music practice and a member of the international entertainment p ...

  16. Lesley Douglas Named Woman Of The Year

    November 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lesley Douglas, controller of BBC Radio 2, was named Woman of the Year in London last night at the 10th annual awards ceremony of that name. Lesley Douglas, controller of BBC Radio 2, was named Woman of the Year in London last night at the 10th an ...

  17. U.K.'s MITS To Boost Nordoff-Robbins Unit

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The proceeds from Britain's Music Industry Trusts' (MITS) Awards dinner will this year go toward the building of a new Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Unit. Organizers today (Oct. 18) also confirmed tha The proceeds from Britain's Mus ...

  18. McLaughlin To Chair Nordoff Robbins Fundraising

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Outgoing HMV Group COO Brian McLaughlin will take the role as chairman of Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy Fundraising committee at the end of this year. Outgoing HMV Group COO Brian McLaughlin will take the role as chairman of Nordoff Robbins Music ...

  19. Gabriel To Be Honored At U.K.'s MITS

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 13th annual Music Industry Trusts' Award, to be presented Nov. 1 at Grosvenor House in London. The award recognizes the contribution of an individual to the Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the ...

  20. Gabriel To Be Honored At U.K.'s MITS

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 13th annual Music Industry Trusts' Award, to be presented Nov. 1 at Grosvenor House in London. The award recognizes the contribution of an individual to the Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the ...

  21. Gabriel To Be Honored At U.K.'s MITS

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the 13th annual Music Industry Trusts' Award, to be presented Nov. 1 at Grosvenor House in London. The award recognizes the contribution of an individual to the Peter Gabriel will be the recipient of the ...