Phonographic Industry

  1. Gebhardt Joins B2B Tech Firm

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT German veteran industry executive Gerd Gebhardt has been appointed to the supervisory board of European B2B digital-music service 24-7 MusicShop. German veteran industry executive Gerd Gebhardt has been appointed to the supervisory board of Europe ...

  2. Grokster: International Music Industry Salutes Decision

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT IFPI welcomes 'landmark' ruling. Music industry trade groups outside the U.S. have welcomed today’s Supreme Court decision regarding file-sharing service Grokster. John Kennedy, chairman and CEO of the International Federation of the Pho ...

  3. Brit Gov't Reshuffles DCMS

    May 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A British post-election ministerial reshuffle has been unveiled today (May 11) at the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, which has primary dealings with the national music business. A British post-election ministerial reshuffle has been unvei ...

  4. Dutch Raids Strike Bollywood Pirates

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST A series of raids in the Netherlands has netted more than 140,000 pirated Bollywood CDs and DVDs. LONDON -- A series of raids in the Netherlands has netted more than 140,000 pirated Bollywood CDs and DVDs. The illicit consignment of popular Indian ...

  5. Brits Viewership Hits 7M

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Overnight U.K. viewing figures for last night's (Feb. 10) screening of the 2005 Brit Awards reveal that the program captured an average 6.3 million viewers, peaking at 7 million. Last year's audience Overnight U.K. viewing figures for la ...

  6. U.K.'s Shazam Gets $5 Million In Funding

    March 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Music-recognition technology company Shazam Entertainment has secured funding worth $5 million from existing backer IDG Ventures Europe, new investor DN Capital and others. Shazam will use the funds t Music-recognition technology company Shazam En ...

  7. U.K.'s Shazam Gets $5 Million In Funding

    March 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Music-recognition technology company Shazam Entertainment has secured funding worth $5 million from existing backer IDG Ventures Europe, new investor DN Capital and others. Shazam will use the funds t Music-recognition technology company Shazam En ...