Ourstage

  1. Eclectic Approach Wins OurStage Panel Competition, Will Play Jimmy Kimmel Live

    September 26, 2012 7:00 AM EDT OurStage.com , a website which styles itself as a music industry social network that emphasises untapped and unsigned talent, announced today that Seattle-based band Eclectic Approach -- which won the site's second season of its OurStage Pane ...

  2. En Breve

    August 30, 2012 12:55 PM EDT Luis Miguel, Latin Music Video Network Debuts, and Lokixximo Luis Miguel tops Texas Fest Pop singer Luis Miguel will headline the People en Español Festival Sept. 1-2 in San Antonio. The Warner Music artist, who rarely performs at festivals, will ...

  3. MTV Tr3s Looking For Next Big Latin Act in 'Dame Un Break' Competition

    May 17, 2012 4:58 PM EDT MTV Tr3s is looking for the next big music act in the "Dame Un Break" competition which will give aspiring Latino artists a chance to compete in an online battle of the bands campaign on Ourstage.com, network officials announced. "D ...

  4. TR3S: MTV, Musica y Mas Re-branding Online Channel

    June 20, 2011 5:00 PM EDT Bilingual network for U.S.-based Latinos Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más is partnering with ourstage.com to unite new acts, fans and music industry pros to introduce undiscovered Latino artists. By combining resources, the newly re-branded site Tr3s Latin ...

  5. Business Matters: Ourstage, HMV, iTunes and more

    September 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Opinion and analysis of the day's music news. ROCK IS DEAD? AGAIN? -- BBC News has an interesting story about the lack of rock titles on the UK singles chart. Sales of rock singles are down nearly 18% in the first eight months of 2010. In con ...

  6. Former Sony Chief's Startup Launches Social Content Player

    March 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT IMHO, the early-stage company led by Don Ienner, unveiled a new social media-based content player on Wednesday. Ienner is the former chairman and CEO of Sony Music Label Group and Columbia Records. He is also a board member of OurStage. The player ...

  7. MTV, OurStage Partner To Promote Rising Artists

    March 04, 2010 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks is teaming up with OurStage to help promote new artists. Under the deal, MTV will showcase artists that rise to the top of OurStage's voting process on its various TV shows and other platforms. From the release: To kick off the i ...

  8. OurStage Raises An Additional $2.5 Million

    January 20, 2010 12:00 AM EST Music discovery Web site OurStage has recently raised about $2.55 million in new funding, according to a company representative. The recent funds bring the total to approximately $5.2 million of a $6 million Series B offering. A SEC filing on Janu ...

  9. 'MySpace For Mobile' Flips Switch On Artist Services

    December 15, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mobile ringtone and media provider Myxer is expanding into artist services with a new program called MobileStage. Dubbed the "MySpace for Mobile," MobileStage is a suite of mobile marketing tools and services for iPhone, BlackBerry and A ...

  10. Digital Briefs: Facebook, Spotify, Outside Lands Fest

    August 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- A status update by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg reading simply " Spotify is so good" has sparked a rash of speculation that the social networking site may be in partnership talks with the ad-supported streaming music service. Face ...

  11. Briefs: MSG, OurStage, Don Ienner, CMX, Spotify

    August 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- Madison Square Garden Entertainment is looking for a venue in Washington D.C. "According to sources close to the company, MSG would open a venue of a 6,000 seats or more, requiring up to 100,000 square feet near shopping and public transit ...

  12. Business Briefs: EMI, Sony/ATV, YouTube, Apple

    April 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- EMI notified the city of Jacksonville, Ill., that it would lay off about 100 employees from its distribution center in June. The company plans to retain two dozen workers. ( State Register-Journal ) -- Reuters took a look at investments in musi ...

  13. Winamp Ready For Relaunch

    March 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST America Online is relaunching its Winamp music player and Web site to include new music discovery tools and better access to third party partners. The Winamp player's artist discovery tool is now enhanced with an artist information section, s ...

  14. OurStage Adds Partners

    August 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT OurStage.com has added four new partners to its recently launched Marketplace tool , which aims to help artists book concerts, while allowing music venue talent buyers to browse for new talent on the road. The new partners are music festivals Nois ...

  15. OurStage Aims To Connect Bands With Talent Buyers

    July 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT OurStage.com has launched a new online tool to help up-and-coming acts book concerts, while allowing music venue talent buyers to browse for new talent on the road. The Web site’s new Marketplace tool allows bands to sign up for a free electronic ...

  16. AOL Music To Extend Indie Offering Via OurStage

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Indie music Web site OurStage has linked with AOL Music for a content partnership. As part of the deal, OurStage will provide music content including interviews, streaming audio, and videos, for distribution via AOL. In addition, the two will work ...

  17. OurStage Reveals Bonnaroo Performance Winners

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music and film talent site OurStage.com has announced its May winners, who will perform at this year’s Bonnaroo Music Festival. Starting tomorrow, winners Ashleigh Flynn (June 15), American Babies (June 16) and Nico Stai (June 17) will perform set ...