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  1. 'Like a Rolling Stone' Brings $2M at Auction (Update)

    June 24, 2014 1:48 PM EDT UPDATE: According to a tweet from the Associated Press , "Like a Rolling Stone" sold for $2 million. Sotheby's called it a record for a pop manuscript.  One of the most popular songs of all time, Bob Dylan's "Like a Rollin ...

  2. Bruce Springsteen's 'Born To Run' Draft On Auction For Est. $70K-$100K

    November 29, 2013 8:32 AM EST A handwritten working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" will be offered at auction on Dec. 5, with a presale estimate of $70,000 to $100,000, Sotheby's said Wednesday. The seller was not revealed. The auc ...

  3. Roger Faxon Joining Board of British TV Network ITV

    October 22, 2012 1:23 PM EDT Roger Faxon, former CEO of EMI Group Ltd, is joining the board of the UK's Independent Television Authority (ITV) as a non-executive director effective Oct. 31 2012, according to a release sent out by the network. "Roger will bring to th ...

  4. Backbeat: Stars Line Up For Andrea Bocelli L.A. Foundation Launch

    December 15, 2011 7:00 AM EST Left to right: Gloria Jones (Quincy Jones' sister-in-law), Italian actress Jo Champa (who produced the evening in conjunction with StudioMusica), Quincy Jones (recipient of the First Andrea Bocelli Foundation Award), Andrea Bocelli and Veroni ...

  5. Lennon's 'Day In The Life' Lyrics Up For Auction

    April 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT John Lennon 's handwritten lyrics to "A Day in the Life," considered one of the Beatles' greatest songs and the final track on "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," will go on sale in New York in June. Sotheby ...

  6. How Will Michael Jackson's Death Impact His Legal Problems?

    June 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Superstar singer Michael Jackson will be remembered for a lot of things, from hit records to a galvanizing stage presence to his enormous personal troubles. But lately the King of Pop had become the King of Litigation, having been sued by royalty, ...

  7. Faxon Takes Top Role At EMI Publishing

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Roger Faxon has taken the reins at EMI Music Publishing, parent company EMI Group confirmed this morning. With immediate effect, Faxon becomes chairman/CEO of the music publishing giant, succeeding outgoing long-time chief Martin Bandier, who rece ...

  8. Faxon Elected To ASCAP Board

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing COO/president Roger Faxon has been elected to the ASCAP board of directors. NEW YORK -- EMI Music Publishing COO/president Roger Faxon has been elected to the ASCAP board of directors. Faxon is an entertainment industry vetera ...

  9. Faxon Elected To ASCAP Board

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT -year industry vet is EMI Music Pub COO/pres. EMI Music Publishing COO/president Roger Faxon has been elected to the ASCAP board of directors. Faxon is an entertainment industry veteran who has held executive posts with film, television and musi ...