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  1. ATP's Barry Hogan Q&A: The Glory of Asbury Park, Booking Jeff Magnum, Johnny Cash's Hotel

    September 30, 2011 8:30 AM EDT All Tomorrow's Promoter: ATP Barry Hogan will present ATP in Asbury Park, NJ this weekend while staying in Johnny Cash's Hotel Suite From Led Zeppelin, Johnny Cash and of course Bruce Springsteen (as well as the Marx Brothers), the beach ...

  2. Beyonce Wins Big At MTV EMAs In Berlin

    November 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST Beyonce won a hat-trick of awards at the 16th MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) at Berlin's O2 World Arena, which also marked the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The ceremony was also notable for a third MTV EMAs honor for Germa ...

  3. Placebo To Give Away MP3 Bundle

    October 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based alt-rock band Placebo is giving away a free tour bundle download to accompany the band's current European winter tour. The bundle is available to download immediately and features a live version of "Breathe Underwater" -- ...

  4. Placebo Tops Euro Chart

    June 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Placebo's sixth studio album "Battle For The Sun" (Dreambrother/PIAS) gives the long-running modern rock trio an instant No. 1 on Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart. Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" (Interscope/Un ...

  5. Shock Secures Placebo Set Down Under

    February 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST Australian independent Shock has scored the rights to release alternative rock act Placebo's forthcoming album in Australia and New Zealand. Belgian independent PIAS Entertainment Group announced during the MIDEM conference last month in Cann ...

  6. Jazz Musician Marc Moulin Dies Aged 66

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Belgian musician, composer and radio personality Marc Moulin has died after suffering throat cancer. He was 66. Moulin started his career in the Sixties as a pianist, journalist and composer of TV music. His jazz background led to the launch of hi ...

  7. Projekt Revolution Tour Line-Up Unveiled

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park, Chris Cornell, the Bravery and Ashes Divide (featuring A Perfect Circle's Billy Howerdel) will perform on the main stage of the 2008 Projekt Revolution tour, set to begin July 16 at the Tweeter Center for the Performing Arts in B ...

  8. London's Garage To Re-Open In March 2008

    December 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST After almost two years closed to the public, London's iconic live music venue the Garage will re-open in March 2008 following a £1 million ($2 million) refurbishment, its owner MAMA Group Plc reports. The restored venue in the Highbury and Is ...

  9. Wales Fflam Fest Postponed Due To Bad Weather

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wales' inaugural Fflam Festival has been postponed. Scheduled to take place July 13-15, organizers said the plug was pulled due to poor weather conditions. Promotion company U.K. Straight Music Limited says new dates will be sought. "The ...

  10. Man Dies As Storms Lash German Festival

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Severe storms have left one man dead and another seriously injured at Germany's Southside Festival. The man, a 28-year-old medic, died yesterday (June 21) when his vehicle was struck by a tent pole flung into the air by a storm at the festiva ...

  11. Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers Sign On For Coachella

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST A reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will lead the lineup for the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 27-29 in Indio, Calif. The event will also feature a reunion gig from Crowded H ...

  12. South Korea Warms Up For Summer Fest

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After a seven-year hiatus, South Korea has a summer music festival this year. Organized by local promoter Yellow Nine Entertainment, the 2006 Incheon Pentaport Rock Festival takes place July 28-30 on After a seven-year hiatus, South Korea has a su ...

  13. South Korea Warms Up For Summer Fest

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After a seven-year hiatus, South Korea has a summer music festival this year. Organized by local promoter Yellow Nine Entertainment, the 2006 Incheon Pentaport Rock Festival takes place July 28-30 on After a seven-year hiatus, South Korea has a su ...

  14. Virgin U.K. Taps Elias As A&R Executive

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Founded S2 in 1991 with Muff Winwood. Virgin Records U.K. managing director Ferdy Unger-Hamilton is continuing to strengthen the label's management with the announcement today (March 27) that Lincoln Elias will take on from April 18 the newly ...

  15. Chili Peppers Heat Up Euro Albums Chart

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Live In Hyde Park" (Warner Bros.), a double-CD memento of the band's London shows in June, races straight to the top of European Top 100 Albums. The album will not be released Red Hot Chili Peppers' ...

  16. Chili Peppers Heat Up Euro Albums Chart

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Live In Hyde Park" (Warner Bros.), a double-CD memento of the band's London shows in June, races straight to the top of European Top 100 Albums. The album will not be released Red Hot Chili Peppers' ...