United Airlines

  1. Sony Music Copyright Claims Aiming to Ground United Airlines Contractor

    June 26, 2014 6:49 PM EDT On Wednesday, the Supreme Court looked down on Aereo's system of capturing over-the-air television programming and relaying those copyrighted works to digital devices. It's now time to look higher -- thousands of feet above terrestrial s ...

  2. Sony Music Sues United Airlines Over In-Flight Music

    October 23, 2013 5:25 PM EDT Record labels have searched left and right for copyright infringers. Now, they are looking up too. On Tuesday, Sony Music and various subsidiary labels brought a lawsuit against United Airlines, Inflight Productions and Rightscom over copyrighte ...

  3. United Airlines Adds Digital Music Store To Rewards Program

    August 06, 2012 2:15 PM EDT United Airlines is adding a digital download music store to its MileagePlus Progam, allowing members to redeem miles by turning them in for music. The store, which features 7 million tracks, is run by Choose Digital, a Coral Gables Fla.-based comp ...

  4. 9/11: The Music Business Remembers

    September 09, 2011 1:10 PM EDT It was a magnificent, late-summer morning in New York on Sept. 11, 2001. There wasn't a cloud in the sky. The Yankees were atop the American League East with a 13-game lead over the second-place Boston Red Sox. The top box-office draws were P ...

  5. Disney Taking $68 Million Charge

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Walt Disney Co. has announced that it will take an after-tax, $68 million charge as it writes down the value of its aircraft leases at Delta Air Lines, which filed for bankruptcy protection the we LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The Wa ...

  6. Alanis Morissette Gives Starbucks A Jolt

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Alanis Morissette last night (June 13) performed an intimate show at Starbucks on Astor Place in New York's East Village. The short set coincided with the exclusive release of her new album, "Jagged Alanis Morissette last night (June 13) ...

  7. Alanis Morissette Gives Starbucks A Jolt

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Special performance kicks off acoustic release. Alanis Morissette last night (June 13) performed an intimate show at Starbucks on Astor Place in New York's East Village. The short set coincided with the exclusive release of her new album, &qu ...

  8. Starbucks Launching 'Hear Music' Series

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Retailer aims to break new artists. In its latest move into the music business, Starbucks is launching the "Hear Music Debut" CD series, a program to help labels break new artists. Lava Records' Antigone Rising is the first act to t ...

  9. U.S. Gov't: Yusuf Islam Has Possible Terrorist Ties

    September 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The singer formerly known as Cat Stevens is forbidden from flying into the United States because of his alleged association with possible terrorists, U.S. officials said yesterday (Sept. 22) in explai The singer formerly known as Cat Stevens is fo ...

  10. Terror Watch Listing Diverts Yusuf Islam Flight

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A London-to-Washington flight was diverted to Maine yesterday (Sept. 21) when it was discovered passenger Yusuf Islam -- formerly known as singer Cat Stevens -- was on a government watch list and barr A London-to-Washington flight was diverted to ...

  11. Sirius Hires MTV Alums For '80s Show

    May 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Original MTV VJs Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter and Nina Blackwood will reunite as hosts on Sirius Satellite Radio's Big '80s channel. Original MTV VJs Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter and Nina Blackwood will reunite as hosts on Sirius Satellite Rad ...

  12. Sony Connects With Download Store

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony has launched its á la carte download service in the U.S., along with a new version of the MiniDisc designed to take on Apple's iPod and similar rivals. Sony has launched its á la carte download service in the U.S., along with a ...

  13. Sony Connects With Download Store

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony has launched its á la carte download service in the U.S., along with a new version of the MiniDisc designed to take on Apple's iPod and similar rivals. Sony has launched its á la carte download service in the U.S., along with a ...

  14. Crow Flies for United Air, Sony

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony Connect, Sony Corp. of America's online music service, will launch May 4 with a promo event featuring Sheryl Crow performing live on a United Airlines aircraft traveling from Chicago to Los Angel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter)--Sony Co ...

  15. Crow Flies for United Air, Sony

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony Connect, Sony Corp. of America's online music service, will launch May 4 with a promo event featuring Sheryl Crow performing live on a United Airlines aircraft traveling from Chicago to Los Angel Rep. Seeks To Curb Outsourcing In Film Mi ...

  16. Sony Corp., McDonald's Plan Download Promo

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Corp. is planning an ambitious download giveaway in partnership with McDonald's as part of the upcoming rollout of digital music service Connect, sources confirm. Sony Corp. is planning an ambitious download giveaway in partnership with ...

  17. Sony Corp., McDonald's Plan Download Promo

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Corp. is planning an ambitious download giveaway in partnership with McDonald's as part of the upcoming rollout of digital music service Connect, sources confirm. Sony Corp. is planning an ambitious download giveaway in partnership with ...

  18. OutKast Meets Oscar

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST OutKast's No. 1 single "Hey Ya!" has been chosen as the theme for a one-minute trailer promoting the 76th Academy Awards. Featuring clips from previous Oscar telecasts, the promo is being shipped this OutKast's No. 1 single &qu ...