O.A.R.

  1. Pepsi and Billboard Join Forces for Summer Beats Concert Series

    June 20, 2012 7:50 AM EDT Pepsi and Billboard today announced the first-ever "Summer Beats Concert Series." This new program will include three Twitter-enabled shows during the summer season featuring performances by Billboard chart-topping artists across multipl ...

  2. Adele's Next '21' Single Changes To 'Set Fire to the Rain' After Feedback From Radio Programmers

    November 09, 2011 12:52 PM EST While Columbia Records had originally intended to release "Rumour Has It" as the next pop and adult radio single from Adele's album "21," the label will instead promote "Set Fire to the Rain" as the set's ne ...

  3. Business Matters: Trans World, Ning, Universal Music Group, Google and More

    April 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Entertainment retailer Trans World has received a commitment from Bank of America and other lenders to provide a $100 million revolving credit facility. This new credit agreement amends the previous agreement from January 2006. ( SEC filing ) - ...

  4. Billboard Partners With Thumbplay

    December 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST Mobile entertainment company Thumbplay and Billboard have partnered to offer Billboard.com visitors direct access to Thumbplay's catalog. Links to mobile music previews and downloads will be available on all Billboard.com chart and artist pag ...

  5. HDNET Unveils Concert Series Lineup

    September 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Upcoming concerts by Death Cab For Cutie, O.A.R. and Melissa Etheridge at the approximately 2,3000-capacity House of Blues in Atlantic City, N.J., will be the first of many performances through 2009 to be featured on high-definition cable network ...

  6. Gridiron Bash Postponed Until Fall 2008

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The inaugural Gridiron Bash -- which originally called for simultaneous concerts across 16 college stadiums nationwide on April 18 -- has been postponed until fall 2008, according to New York-based producer MSL Sports and Entertainment. The event ...

  7. Eight Essential Green Touring Contacts

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Here are eight essential names for your contacts book: ON-TOUR ASSISTANCE Clif Bar's GreenNotes Speciality: A "training wheels" program in touring green, with "green grants" available for everything from biodiesel to organ ...

  8. Lava Folded Into Atlantic

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Staffers let go except for A&R, promo. Lava Records, home to such artists as Simple Plan, the Click 5 and Antigone Rising, has officially been folded into Atlantic Records. As part of the process, Lava staffers, outside of personnel in the ...

  9. The Kids Are Alright

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The music industry needs to listen to kids like Andy Guerrero, who was one of five young people who participated in the "Music Fans Speak" panel at the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers conven Tamara Conniff is co-executive edito ...