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  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. Business Matters: The Adele Effect: What 2012's First Quarter Might Have Looked Like Without '21'

    April 06, 2012 4:05 PM EDT The Adele Effect, and Other First-Quarter Observations -- The first quarter of 2012 has come to a close and the "Adele Effect" is everywhere. Not only did the singer's breakthrough album 21 provide the highlights of the Grammy Award ...

  3. Frampton Manager Dee Anthony Dies At 83

    October 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Dee Anthony, an artist manager who shepherded the careers of Peter Frampton, Tony Bennett and Peter Allen and helped bring '60s U.K. rock acts to prominence in the U.S., died Oct. 25 in Connecticut. He was 83 years old. Born Anthony D'Ad ...

  4. Island Celebrates 50th Anniversary

    October 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Island Records will mark its fiftieth anniversary in May 2009, with founder Chris Blackwell overseeing the week-long "Island 50 Live" festival. Blackwell founded the Island label in Kingston, Jamaica in 1959 and moved to London in the ea ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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& ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Cream Stirring Up 2005 Reunion

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Classic rock trio to play London venue. Vintage rock trio Cream will reunite for a string of shows next year at London's Royal Albert Hall, sources tell Billboard.com. The group -- guitarist/vocalist Eric Clapton, drummer Ginger Baker and bas ...