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  1. Why Radiohead Producer Nigel Godrich Trashed Spotify's Business Model

    July 15, 2013 12:05 AM EDT In a series of Tweets on Sunday, famed producer Nigel Godrich ( @nigelgod ) called Spotify "bad for new music" and said three of his projects had been pulled from the ad-supported subscription service.  Godrich takes issue with the eco ...

  2. Woolworths Group’s EUK ‘Trading As Normal’

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT British wholesale distributor Entertainment U.K. (EUK), part of the struggling Woolworths Group, has insisted it is trading as normal amid concerns in the biz as the crucial fourth quarter arrives. Woolworths Group issued a statement that appeared ...

  3. Travis Returns With 'Ode', New Label Deal

    June 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Scottish melodic rock quartet Travis is lining up a late September release for their sixth studio album, which will arrive through the resuscitated Red Telephone Box label. The new album, "Ode To J Smith," will land on Sept. 29, thanks t ...

  4. PIAS Strikes DRM-Free iTunes Deal

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Brussels-based pan-European label group/distributor PIAS has struck a global deal with with Apple Inc.'s iTunes service that will see more than 44,000 tracks added to its DRM-free iTunes Plus service. The tracks come from PIAS' own label ...

  5. Charlatans To Give Away New Album

    October 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K. alternative rock veterans the Charlatans will release their new album as a free download with modern rock radio network Xfm's Web site, xfm.co.uk, in early 2008. The band's new single "You Cross my Path" will be released a ...

  6. Ingenious Plants Seed For Independiente's Blackbud

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT British venture capital trust firm Ingenious is backing alternative rock band Blackbud's second album to the tune of £1.1 million ($2.17 million). This is the sixth joint venture Ingenious has undertaken with the London-based Independiente la ...

  7. iTunes Presses Button On London Music Fest

    June 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT iTunes is entering the live music business. Apple Computer's market-leading digital music store said today it is throwing its considerable clout behind the free iTunes Festival concept, which will take place in London throughout July. Amy Win ...

  8. Ingenious Forms JV With Peter Gabriel's Real World

    January 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST The two venture capital trusts (VCTs) of London-based Ingenious have made a further joint investment, totaling £2 million ($3.9 million), supporting the North American release of Peter Gabriel's next solo album. The investment will be made th ...

  9. Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers Sign On For Coachella

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST A reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will lead the lineup for the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 27-29 in Indio, Calif. The event will also feature a reunion gig from Crowded H ...

  10. Lillywhite Moves To A&R Role At Columbia

    September 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Recently produced U2's 'Atomic Bomb.' As first tipped May 28 in Billboard , Steve Lillywhite has joined Columbia Records as senior VP of A&R. Lillywhite will report to Will Botwin, chairman of Columbia Records Group and will be ...

  11. Robbie Stays At No. 1 In Europe

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST 'Greatest Hits' starts 3rd week at summit. Robbie Williams launches into a third week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis). It retains the lead in Germany, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Switzerlan ...

  12. Robbie Stays At No. 1 In Europe

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams launches into a third week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis). It retains the lead in Germany, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Switzerland and climbs 2-1 Robbie Williams launches into a thir ...

  13. McCartney, Bono, Robbie Commit To Band Aid

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have committed to the forthcoming new recording of the all-star Band Aid charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas." Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have ...

  14. McCartney, Bono, Robbie Commit To Band Aid

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have committed to the forthcoming new recording of the all-star Band Aid charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas." Paul McCartney, U2 frontman Bono, and Robbie Williams have ...