Steve Winwood

  1. Kobalt Music Copyrights Acquires Steve Winwood’s Catalog

    January 08, 2014 4:51 AM EST Kobalt Music Copyrights SARL has acquired the global publishing rights to Steve Winwood’s song catalog. The Grammy-winning British artist has penned a raft of hits from the late ‘60s to now, and has enjoyed star turns as frontman with The Spencer ...

  2. Robyn Hitchcock's SXSW Journal, Entry #1: Shifting Genres, Circular Fashion

    March 13, 2013 6:56 PM EDT Robyn Hitchcock, co-founder of the highly regarded Soft Boys and prolific solo artist (among other things), will be writing about his experiences down in Austin for Billboard.biz each day of SXSW. The Austin dawn is raked by merciless sunlight a ...

  3. B.B. King, Elvis Costello, Ray Davies, More Nominated For Songwriters Hall Of Fame

    October 11, 2012 10:31 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) -- Elvis Costello, B.B. King and Ray Davies are among the nominees for the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame. They're joined by a slew of top acts, including Jimmy Buffett, Vince Gill and Rod Temperton, who wrote Michael Jackson ...

  4. Backbeat: Vince Gill, Steve Winwood, Nashville Mayor Karl Dean at Artist Growth Launch Party

    February 06, 2012 5:10 PM EST Nashville's music and entrepreneur worlds met under the vaulted ceilings of the Country Music Hall of Fame lobby on Jan. 17 to celebrate the launch of Artist Growth and be entertained by country legend Cowboy Jack Clement . Artist Growth has ...

  5. BMI To Honor Donovan

    August 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Veteran U.K. singer songwriter Donovan will be named a BMI Icon at the annual BMI London Awards in October. The awards, to be held Oct. 6 at London's Dorchester Hotel, will recognize the U.K. and European songwriters and publishers of the pas ...

  6. Icon Ferry Honored By BMI

    October 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Bryan Ferry was honored as a "BMI Icon" at a gala diner in London's Dorchester Hotel tonight. Ferry was added to a list that in recent years has included fellow Brits Ray Davies, Steve Winwood and Peter Gabriel at the 2008 installme ...

  7. R&B Briefs: Berklee College of Music, Chanté Moore

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -- Original Earth, Wind & Fire members Maurice White and Philip Bailey will receive honorary doctor of music degrees at from Boston’s Berklee College of Music during the school’s commencement exercises on May 10. Bailey will also double as com ...

  8. Hollis' 'Life' Honored At BMI London Awards

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big winner at the 2005 BMI London Awards, presented tonight (Nov. 29) at the Dorchester Hotel in the U.K. capital. Also on the night, Steve Winwood was honore Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big ...

  9. Hollis' 'Life' Honored At BMI London Awards

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big winner at the 2005 BMI London Awards, presented tonight (Nov. 29) at the Dorchester Hotel in the U.K. capital. Also on the night, Steve Winwood was honore Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big ...

  10. Steve Winwood To Receive BMI Icon Honor

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Past winners include Van Morrison, Paul Simon. Steve Winwood will be honored as a BMI Icon at the company's annual London Awards held November 29. The ceremony and dinner will take place in the Grand Ballroom of the Dorchester Hotel. Winwood& ...

  11. Winwood To Hit The Road

    August 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Reissue, DVD, new record in the works. Steve Winwood will be hitting the road this fall in conjunction with a reissue of his solo album "About Time" and the DVD release of "The Last Great Traffic Jam." Winwood, who is booked by ...

  12. Traffic Drummer Capaldi Dies

    January 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former Traffic drummer Jim Capaldi died in London today (Jan. 28) aged 60. He had been suffering from stomach cancer. Capaldi was a member of Traffic from its formation in 1967 until the band finally Former Traffic drummer Jim Capaldi died in Lond ...

  13. Traffic Drummer Capaldi Dies

    January 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former Traffic drummer Jim Capaldi died in London today (Jan. 28) aged 60. He had been suffering from stomach cancer. Capaldi was a member of Traffic from its formation in 1967 until the band finally Former Traffic drummer Jim Capaldi died in Lond ...