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  1. BACKBEAT: The Nobel Peace Prize Concert

    February 15, 2011 1:47 PM EST Click through for a roundup of photos from The Nobel Peace Prize Concert The Nobel Peace Prize Concert paid tribute to 2010 laureate Liu Xiaobo on Dec. 11 at Norway's Oslo Spektrum and played host to an array of entertainers and peacemakers a ...

  2. Music Export Norway To Open Berlin Office

    December 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST Music Export Norway (MEN), the Norwegian music industry's international advocacy group, will open an office in Berlin on January 27, 2011 for the German speaking countries of Austria, Switzerland and Germany. "In Germany there is already ...

  3. Aspiro Streaming Service Launches In Denmark

    April 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The streaming subscription service WiMP, operated by Swedish digital entertainment company Aspiro, will launch in Denmark on April 15 for customers of telco Telenor. The service launched in Norway in February as a partnership between Aspiro, Telen ...

  4. Telenor Refuses To Block Pirate Bay Access

    March 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST Norwegian telecom group Telenor will not block access to the Swedish BitTorrent tracker the Pirate Bay, despite demands from representatives of the entertainment industry. Telenor said that a demand from international and Norwegian music and film ...

  5. ADA Nordic Partners With Nuclear Blast

    January 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST The Nordic arm of Warner Music Group's Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) has partnered with independent metal label Nuclear Blast on an exclusive distribution agreement. ADA Nordic, part of Warner Music Nordic, launched last month and p ...

  6. WMI Promotes Digital Music Exec Daugan

    March 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music International digital music veteran Eric Daugan has added stripes. The music major today elevated Daugan to VP, digital business for its operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Daugan, who until now was WMI's VP of digi ...

  7. Kent Nabs Nordic Music Award

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Swedish alternative rock act Kent was named best Nordic act Saturday (Oct. 29) night at the second annual Nordic Music Awards, held at the 6,000-capacity Copenhagen Forum. Swedish alternative rock act Kent was named best Nordic act Saturday (Oct. ...

  8. Chaoticom In Hungarian Mobile Download Market

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Pannon deal marks fourth in Europe. Mobile-music provider Chaoticom Inc. has clinched a full-track download distribution deal with cell-phone operator Pannon GSM Hungary. It is Andover, Mass.-based Chaoticom's fourth such deal in Europe. The ...

  9. Chaoticom Enters Hungary Mobile Download Market

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mobile-music provider Chaoticom Inc. has clinched a full-track download distribution deal with Hungarian operator Pannon GSM Hungary. It is Andover, Mass.-based Chaoticom's fourth such deal in Europe. Mobile-music provider Chaoticom Inc. has ...