Polar Music

  1. Snow Patrol Launches Publishing Venture

    September 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Members of U.K. melodic rock outfit Snow Patrol have formed a new publishing venture, Polar Music. The venture is independent of their deal with Universal Music Publishing and will be administered by Kobalt Music in London. The company aims to hel ...

  2. Abba Museum Plans World Tour

    December 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Abba Museum, originally scheduled to open in Stockholm in 2008, will instead go on a world tour in 2009, organizers said. The museum, a compendium of the Swedish group's music, memorabilia, and history modeled on the Beatle's museum ...

  3. Fischer-Dieskau, Gil Get Polar Prize

    October 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Brazilian composer/musician/singer Gilberto Gil are the winners of the Polar Music Prize 2005, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music in Stockholm announced to German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and B ...

  4. Fischer-Dieskau, Gil Get Polar Prize

    October 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Honors to be presented May 23. German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Brazilian composer/musician/singer Gilberto Gil are the winners of the Polar Music Prize 2005, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music in Stockholm announced today (Oct. 25). T ...

  5. Stockholm's Polar Studios To Close After 26 Years

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST The historic Polar Studios in Stockholm will close its doors May 1 after 26 years of operation. Owners Lennart Östlund, Marie Ledin and Tomas Ledin have failed to reach terms that would allow the The historic Polar Studios in Stockholm wi ...

  6. Sweden's Anderson Records Switches To Universal

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stockholm-based label Anderson Records has inked a Scandinavian sales and distribution deal with Universal Music Sweden. Anderson founder and managing director Marie Ledin says the deal will run for a Stockholm-based label Anderson Records has ink ...