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  1. Larry Miller Joins MediaNet

    October 19, 2012 10:35 AM EDT Veteran music executive Larry Miller has joined MediaNet as executive VP and GM. In his new position, Miller will be responsible for new service innovation in music and media rights management, partner acquisition, and revenue growth for the compa ...

  2. New Sounds, New Approaches, Old Challenges Are Hot Topics at Latin Alternative Music Conference

    July 11, 2011 2:29 PM EDT NEW YORK -- Hanging like a specter over the 12th annual Latin Alternative Music Conference , which concluded Saturday, was the hulking shadow of Pitbull -- or "Pit," the endearment favored by his associates. He didn't attend, but hi ...

  3. ROBA Launches Interactive Albums for Tablets

    March 28, 2011 2:11 PM EDT Jon Bon Jovi earlier this month made headlines by saying digital music is ruining fans ability to interact with their music like they could with vinyl records of yore. Emerging to bring that same experience to the digital realm is ROBA Interactive ...

  4. Publishing Briefs: BMG, EMI, SESAC, NMPA, Taylor Swift and More.

    May 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT - BMG Rights Management has launched a joint venture with veteran music industry executives Steve Backer and Michael to create One Haven Music Publishing, LLC. Backer’s background includes stints at Epic Records, Giant/Warner Brothers Records, EMI ...

  5. New Digital Media VC Fund Shows Hope Springs Eternal

    April 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Despite the tough conditions for digital media, entrepreneurs and investors continue to pour money into new ideas. On Wednesday, Greycroft Partners announced it will launch its second digital media fund. Greycroft’s first fund was launched in 2006 ...

  6. Carroll Exits Blue Note

    May 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After five years with the label, promo pro Kevin Carroll has resigned as senior VP of promotion at the Blue Note Label Group. VP of promotion Dan Connelly will take over the promotion reins at Blue Note, which also includes Metro Blue and Narada J ...

  7. AR Vet Caplan Moves To Columbia

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST A&R vet Michael Caplan, who spent the past year as senior VP of A&R for Sony Music Label Group, moves over to Columbia Records in the same capacity. In addition to his new responsibilities, Caplan will also serve as president of One Haven, ...

  8. A&R Vet Caplan Moves To Columbia

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST Will also serve as president of a new imprint. A&R vet Michael Caplan, who has spent the past year as senior VP of A&R for Sony Music Label Group, moves over to Columbia Records in the same capacity. In addition to his new responsibilities ...

  9. Sony Music Label Group Names Senior A&R VP

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Michael Caplan, who left Or Music to rejoin Sony BMG Music Entertainment in a senior A&R capicity (Billboard, Dec. 17), has been named senior VP of A&R for the Sony Music Label Group. Michael Caplan, who left Or Music to rejoin Son ...

  10. Cooking Vinyl Names Promo VP

    January 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST Fisher previously with Or Music. Fisher previously with Or Music. News ...

  11. Cooking Vinyl Names Fisher VP Of Promotion

    January 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST Previously at New York-based Or Music. London-based Cooking Vinyl has named Jason Fisher VP of promotion. Based in New York, Fisher will help Cooking Vinyl grow to a full-service indie in the United States. Fisher previously worked in the promotio ...

  12. Grokster: Indies Weigh In

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The decision elicited varying opinions from independent sector. Don’t look for consensus among America’s independent labels when it comes to today’s Grokster decision. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously against peer-to-peer network Grokster, favo ...

  13. Red President Antonelli Resigns

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Longtime president of Red Distribution, Ken Antonelli, has resigned, sources confirm. There was no reason given for his departure, and Antonelli did not return calls seeking comment. A spokesperson fo Longtime president of Red Distribution, Ken An ...

  14. Red President Antonelli Resigns

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Longtime president of Red Distribution Ken Antonelli has resigned, sources confirm. There was no reason given for his departure, and Antonelli did not return calls seeking comment. A spokesperson for Longtime president of Red Distribution Ken Anto ...

  15. Beastie Boys' Latest Certified Platinum

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT RIAA also honors Gretchen Wilson, Los Lonely Boys. Beastie Boys achieve another platinum album with their first studio set in six years, "To the 5 Boroughs" (Capitol), in July certifications by the RIAA. With more than 1 million units sh ...

  16. Beastie Boys' Latest Certified Platinum

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Beastie Boys achieve another platinum album with their first studio set in six years, "To the 5 Boroughs" (Capitol), in July certifications by the RIAA. With more than 1 million units shipped, the alb Beastie Boys achieve another platinu ...

  17. Particle Takes To The Road

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Particle kicks off a 15-date club/theater run March 31 at Milwaukee's Eagles Ballroom, in support of the Or Music release "Launchpad." Opening act will be Guns 'N Roses guitarist Buckethead, who is to Particle kicks off a 15-da ...