Universal Music Denmark

  1. Universal Music Acquires Denmark's MBO Group

    September 06, 2011 10:48 AM EDT Danish labels and publishing consortium MBO Group has been acquired by Universal Music Group (UMG), strengthening the major's hold of European domestic talent The terms of the deal, which was announced by MBO co-founder Michael Ritto; Max Hol ...

  2. Daldorph Elected IFPI Denmark Chairman

    December 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Henrik Daldorph, GM of Sony BMG Denmark, has been elected chairman of IFPI Denmark during an extraordinary general meeting, held this week. Daldorph, 44, will replace former Universal Music Denmark GM Jens-Otto Paludan, who stepped-down from the t ...

  3. Bengtson Recruited To Helm Universal Denmark

    December 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST Casper Bengtson has been named as the successor to Jens-Otto Paludan at Universal Music Denmark. Bengtson becomes managing director of the Copenhagen-based company, where he is tasked with developing future strategies for domestic and internationa ...

  4. Paludan Splits With Universal Denmark

    November 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Jens-Otto Paludan will leave his post as managing director of Universal Music Denmark on Nov. 16, the executive said today. A replacement has yet to be named. Paludan says he will also step-down as chairman of the IFPI's Danish arm. The label ...

  5. Danish Music Biz Improves In 2006

    February 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Shipments of physical music products and digital downloads Denmark last year rose by 1.5% compared with the previous year, the national arm of the IFPI has reported. Total Danish shipments in 2006 reached 86 million euros ($113 million). The rise ...

  6. Danish Music Awards Takes Shape

    January 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Veto (Playground), Michael Simpson (A:larm) and Nephew (Copenhagen Records) boast seven nominations each for the Danish Music Awards, and are all contends for best album and best rock album. Gnarls Barkley and Arctic Monkeys each got nods in the t ...

  7. Court Orders ISP To Block Access To Allofmp3.com

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Site allegedly sells unlicensed music. A Danish court has ordered Internet provider Tele2 to block its subscribers' access to the Russian Web site allofmp3.com, which allegedly sells unlicensed music. The decision in a case filed by IFPI Denm ...

  8. Court Orders ISP To Block Access To Allofmp3.com

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Site allegedly sells unlicensed music. A Danish court has ordered Internet provider Tele2 to block its subscribers' access to the Russian Web site allofmp3.com, which allegedly sells unlicensed music. The decision in a case filed by IFPI Denm ...

  9. Paludan Appointed Chair, IFPI Denmark

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jens-Otto Paludan has been elected chairman of IFPI Denmark. The 42-year-old managing director of Universal Music Denmark replaces Michael Ritto, co-CEO of music group MBO, who will continue as a memb COPENHAGEN, The Netherlands -- Jens-Otto Palud ...

  10. Paludan Appointed Chair Of IFPI Denmark

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former chair Ritto to devote time to MBO. Jens-Otto Paludan has been elected chairman of IFPI Denmark. The 42-year-old managing director of Universal Music Denmark replaces Michael Ritto, co-CEO of music group MBO, who will continue as a member of ...

  11. Universal Denmark Project To Employ Students

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Denmark is sponsoring a program in which university students will take responsibility for releasing and promoting an album. Four students from the management curriculum at Copenhagen's Universal Music Denmark is sponsoring a p ...