The Walkmen

  1. Team 8 Founder Rich Cohen Joining Mick Artist Management as Partner

    September 04, 2013 4:07 PM EDT Rich Cohen, founder of Team 8 Management, is joining Mick Artist Management as a partner, joining Mick founder Michael McDonald and general manager Jonathan Eshak in the partnership, Billboard.biz has learned. Cohen founded Team 8 in 2007 and re ...

  2. Morning Fix: Rick Rubin's Universal Republic Deal; Apple Vs Samsung; Carly Rae's Social Media Model

    August 22, 2012 8:29 AM EDT Billboard.Biz Exclusive: Rick Rubin Brings American Recordings to Universal Republic Rick Rubin has signed a deal to put the next incarnation of American Recordings through Republic Records. According to sources, Universal Republic president/CEO M ...

  3. Business Matters: RootMusic, ReverbNation, Vevo Are Top Music Apps on Facebook

    September 02, 2011 3:41 PM EDT RootMusic, ReverbNation, Vevo Are Top Music Apps on Facebook -- RootMusic's BandPage is the top music app on Facebook, according to the AppData. With 32.5 million monthly average users (MAU) as of September 2, BandPage is far and away the mos ...

  4. Should Etsy Expand Its Music Footprint?

    August 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Etsy, the five year old online handmade goods marketplace, made the news last week when it closed a $20 round of funding, pushing its valuation up to $300 million. The New York-based company has grown 72% in the last year, and has 5.2 million memb ...

  5. @SXSW: Spoon, Sharon Jones, Drive-By Truckers Open Music Fest

    March 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Hundreds of bands, thousands of registrants, and countless numbers of music fans poured into Austin, Texas, Wednesday for the start of the music week of the annual South by Southwest Music + Media Conference. At the Austin Convention Center, more ...

  6. Booking Agent Kevin French Joins Paradigm

    June 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Bigshot Touring Artists founder/owner Kevin French has joined Paradigm as a music agent. French, who founded Portland, Ore.-based Bigshot, will begin working at Paradigm's New York office on June 15. As part of the move, French will bring his ...

  7. Toyota's Yaris, Urban Outfitters Team For Indie Release

    January 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST No Age, The Walkmen, !!! and Jamie Lidell are among the artists featured on "Free Yr Radio 2008 Benefit Compilation," a new compilation CD being released Jan. 27, which is designed to benefit independent radio. Toyota's Yaris and cl ...

  8. 6 Questions With Noise Pop's Jordan Kurland

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST San Francisco's 16th annual Noise Pop festival, set to hit approximately 15 venues from Feb. 26 through March 2, will boast performances from the Magnetic Fields, the Mountain Goats, MSTRKRFT, Cursive, Stellastarr*, the Walkmen, Helio Sequenc ...

  9. Napster, Buy.com To Bundle West Debut With Bonus

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Consumers who buy Kanye West's solo debut, "The College Dropout" as a full-album download through Napster or Buy.com will receive access to special video content as a bonus. The album is due Tuesday ( Consumers who buy Kanye West� ...

  10. Napster, Buy.com To Bundle West Debut With Bonus

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Consumers who buy Kanye West's solo debut, "The College Dropout" as a full-album download through Napster or Buy.com will receive access to special video content as a bonus. The album is due Tuesday ( Consumers who buy Kanye West� ...

  11. Reprise To Promote Album Via Early Download

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reprise Records says it will begin selling the debut album from rock act Secret Machines, "Now Here Is Nowhere," as a download three months ahead of its physical release. The move pushes the envelope Reprise Records says it will begin se ...

  12. Reprise To Promote Album Via Early Download

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reprise Records says it will begin selling the debut album from rock act Secret Machines, "Now Here Is Nowhere," as a download three months ahead of its physical release. The move pushes the envelope Reprise Records says it will begin se ...