Pete Tong

  1. Pete Tong to Headline Billboard After Party on Sunset Strip

    January 21, 2014 2:52 PM EST Pete Tong, one of BBC Radio 1's most popular DJs, will headline the Billboard After Party at the London West Hollywood in Los Angeles to an exclusive group of industry executives, influencers and recording artists. Tong will take the stage af ...

  2. Pete Tong, Katherine Jenkins Named in New Year Honours List

    January 02, 2014 6:13 AM EST Veteran club DJ and BBC Radio 1 presenter Pete Tong and Welsh opera singer Katherine Jenkins were among those named by the Queen to the New Year Honours list. Tong was awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), while Jenkins is gi ...

  3. SFX’s Shelly Finkel Hints at New Acquisitions With Pete Tong at IMS: ‘What’s Ministry of Sound Doing?'

    April 17, 2013 3:01 PM EDT SFX head of acquisitions Shelly Finkel hinted at a number of previously unannounced deals during his sit-down with BBC Radio 1 legend Pete Tong at the first annual IMS Engage in Los Angeles today.   Finkel proved to be a charismatic consolatio ...

  4. Pete Tong, Longtime BBC DJ, Joining Clear Channel iHeartRadio For EDM-Focused Station

    November 08, 2012 3:54 PM EST Clear Channel's internet radio streaming arm, iHeartRadio, today announced it is bringing long-time BBC radio personality Pete Tong, a dance/electronica DJ and founder of FFRR Records, to the US to host a show called 'All Gone Pete Tong& ...

  5. Fourth Annual Ibiza International Music Summit Begins Today

    May 25, 2011 6:20 PM EDT Today, May 25, marks the launch of the Ibiza International Music Summit (IMS), which returns to the Mediterranean Spanish Island for the fourth consecutive year. The three-day conference brings together industry leaders, record labels and guest sp ...

  6. Pete Tong Teams With Warner U.K. To Relaunch FFRR Label

    May 25, 2011 12:40 PM EDT British dance star Pete Tong (see Billboard May 28 Pete Tong Q&A - subscription required) has partnered with Warner Music U.K. to re-launch celebrated electronic music label FFRR. FFRR, which stands for Full Frequency Range Recordings, was ori ...

  7. International Music Summit Sets 2011 Date

    August 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The fourth annual International Music Summit (IMS) is to take place May 25-27 next year, in Ibiza. Founded and run by BBC Radio 1 DJ Pete Tong, Ben Turner, Danny Whittle, Mark Netto and Simeon Friend, the electronic music industry conference launc ...

  8. Mark Ronson To Keynote At International Music Summit

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Producer, DJ and recording artist Mark Ronson is to take part in the keynote interview at the International Music Summit, held at Ibiza Gran Hotel on May 26-28. Music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas from Chop Shop, who has worked on shows including ...

  9. International Music Summit Returns To Ibiza

    December 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ibiza will again host the International Music Summit (IMS), the electronic music industry conference that launched this year. It takes place on May 27 to 29. Around 300 delegates attended the inaugural event in 2008 and the number of places has in ...

  10. William Morris Agency Forms Electronic Division

    August 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The William Morris Agency will expand its electronic music roster through a new joint venture with British DJ Pete Tong. New York-based booking agent Joel Zimmerman will head up the new division, dubbed William Morris Electronic. Under the new div ...

  11. DJ Legends Opine At ADE

    October 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Giants of the nightclub world played to a different beat on Friday (Oct. 20) during the daytime program of the Amsterdam Dance Event. In a packed-out afternoon panel session titled "The artist debate, Giants of the nightclub world played to a ...