Pennsylvania

  1. Ovations Feeds Fans and Helps Drive Comcast-Spectator's Success

    July 18, 2012 7:20 PM EDT Ovations Feeds Fans and Helps Drive Comcast-Spectator's Success For Comcast-Spectacor, the decision to enter the food and beverage business - like so many other decisions in the past dozen years of growth - just made good business sense for t ...

  2. Web Trends: Wiz Khalifa Drops "Taylor Allderdice"

    March 14, 2012 4:51 PM EDT Google Trends: 
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  3. Breaking Benjamin Singer Fires Bandmates Following 'Unauthorized' Remix, Album

    August 03, 2011 8:18 AM EDT ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania (AP) - Breaking Benjamin is evidently broken, at least for now. The platinum-selling rock band from Pennsylvania is mired in a legal dispute over what its founder and lead singer, Benjamin Burnley, called an unauthorized re ...

  4. Tribute Concert Marks Bob Marley's Final Show

    September 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The 30th anniversary of Bob Marley and the Wailers' final concert performance was celebrated at the same venue, the Benedum Center (formerly the Stanley Theater) in Pittsburgh, with a Marley family and friends concert. The Bob Marley Live For ...

  5. Teddy Pendergrass Dead At 59

    January 14, 2010 12:00 AM EST Teddy Pendergrass, who became R&B's reigning sex symbol in the 1970s and '80s with his forceful, masculine voice and passionate love ballads and later became an inspirational figure after suffering a devastating car accident that lef ...

  6. Kenny Gamble And Leon Huff To Receive BMI Icon Award

    May 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff songwriting team will receive the Icon Award at the 57th annual BMI Pop Awards, to be held May 19 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. The duo composed and produced for the O'Jays, Lou Rawls, Jerry Butl ...

  7. Obituary: Mike McGeever

    February 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST Former Billboard writer Mike McGeever died Feb. 19 after suffering a heart attack at home in Pottsville, PA. He was 48. An experienced trade journalist and occasional radio presenter, McGeever was a key staffer as radio editor during the launch of ...

  8. Philadelphia Papers Launch Local Music Site

    December 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST Philly.com, the Web site of the Philadelphia Daily News and Philadelphia Inquirer, has launched a new, local music site called phrequency.com , according to Philadelphia Media Holdings, which own both papers. "The site is dedicated to the loc ...

  9. Buy Like An Eagle: American Eagle

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Despite a slow economy and soaring gas prices, many concertgoers this summer will spend more than $200 in ticket fees to attend a multiple-day music festival. But in an effort to provide an affordable ticket price for its 15- to 25-year-old demogr ...

  10. CKY Races To Sign Global Deal With Roadrunner

    December 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Netherlands-headquartered indie label Roadrunner Records has signed CKY, the Pennsylvania rock band, to a global deal. New releases are expected next year. The act, which released its debut album "Volume 1" in 1999 on U.S.-based Volcom E ...

  11. Citadel's Q2 Revs Up

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Board declares dividend of 18 cents per share. Thanks in part to Citadel Broadcasting Corporation’s second quarter revenues rising 2.4% to $112.5 million, the company’s board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, pa ...

  12. Gene McFadden Dies From Cancer

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Died Jan. 27 at his Philadelphia home. Gene McFadden, one-half of the legendary R&B duo McFadden & Whitehead, died Jan. 27 at his Philadelphia home. The 56-year-old suffered from liver and lung cancer. McFadden & Whitehead is best know ...

  13. Razor & Tie Names VP Of Biz Dev

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Paul Butler exits MTV/VH1 for new role. Razor & Tie Entertainment named Paul Butler VP of business development. Butler is based in New York and reports to Craig Balsam and Cliff Chenfeld, principals of Razor & Tie. Most recently Butler ser ...

  14. InMotion Picks Up AltiTunes

    January 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Merger to create 'one-stop' airport shopping. Merger to create 'one-stop' airport shopping. News ...

  15. R&B Singer John Whitehead Fatally Shot

    May 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT John Whitehead, an R&B artist best known for the 1979 hit song "Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now," was shot dead yesterday (May 11) in Philadelphia, police said. John Whitehead, an R&B artist best known for the 1979 hit son ...

  16. Dead Milkmen's Dave Blood Dies

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Blood, bassist for Philadelphia rock act the Dead Milkmen, committed suicide yesterday (March 10), according to a post by his sister Kathy on the band's official message board. In a subsequent po Dave Blood, bassist for Philadelphia rock ...