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  1. Sony Strikes Agreements With Napster, 7digital

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Hardware giant Sony has struck separate deals with Napster and 7digital.com that enables free music to be bundled with certain Walkman-branded portable music devices. A video collaboration between Sony U.K. and digital media deliver firm 7digital ...

  2. Sony BMG Lifts Off With Airport Download Trial

    December 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG is involved in a music campaign intended to make time fly for airline passengers waiting for their plane. Visitors to the Dixons electronic goods retailer at London Heathrow Terminal 1 can plug into a new service which powers-up and loads ...

  3. New Gig For BBC Radio Vet Douglas

    May 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Leading British radio executive Lesley Douglas has been elevated to oversee the BBC's popular music ambitions. With immediate effect, Douglas has added stripes as controller of BBC popular music, a new role that includes responsibility for co ...

  4. Copyright Tribunal To Hear BPI, MCPS-PRS Dispute

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Month-long hearing starts Sept. 25. The U.K. Copyright Tribunal has set aside a four-week period from Sept. 25 to hear the ongoing online dispute between U.K. labels body the BPI and collecting society the MCPS-PRS Alliance. As previously reported ...

  5. WineDark Records Launched By Industry Veterans

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Gary Katz, Camille Barbone and Larry Stessel have formed New York-based WineDark Records. The label's CEO and primary owner is attorney Michael Powlen. The Fontana-distributed label will bow on Oct. 1 Industry veterans Gary Katz, Camille Barb ...

  6. French Consumers' Group Sues Apple, Sony

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST French consumers' group UFC-Que Choisir has launched separate legal proceedings against Apple France and Sony Corp., accusing them of "segmenting the online music market to the detriment of consumers. LONDON -- French consumers' gro ...

  7. French Consumers' Group Sues Apple, Sony

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cases claim lack of interoperability. French consumers' group UFC-Que Choisir has launched separate legal proceedings against Apple France and Sony Corp., accusing them of "segmenting the online music market to the detriment of consumers ...

  8. French Consumers' Group Sues Apple, Sony

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST French consumers' group UFC-Que Choisir has launched separate legal proceedings against Apple France and Sony Corp., accusing them of "segmenting the online music market to the detriment of consumers. French consumers' group UFC-Que ...

  9. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. The executives' titles have yet to be determined. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper t ...

  10. Stringer, Handlin Land Key Sony BMG Posts

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bowen -- who has been placed in charge of operations in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa -- has made two key appointments. Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bow ...

  11. Stringer, Handlin Land Key Sony BMG Posts

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bowen -- who has been placed in charge of operations in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa -- has made two key appointments. Sony BMG Music Entertainment executive Tim Bow ...

  12. Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BMG Merger

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following word June 17 that European Union Competition Commissioner Mario Monti will recommend approval of the proposed merger of Sony Music and BMG, independent labels, retailers and consumer groups Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BM ...

  13. Artemis Licenses 'Straight Ahead' For U.S., Japan

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Artemis Records has inked a licensing deal for the U.S. and Japan for the hot dance track "Straight Ahead" by Tube & Berger Featuring Chrissie Hynde. The 4-year-old track, licensed from Germany's Artemis Records has inked a ...