Warner Music Spain

  1. Warner Music Spain Acquires Newiscom

    August 12, 2011 1:09 PM EDT Warner Music Spain has acquired Madrid-based Newiscom, the events production/marketing agency, as part of its strategy to diversify revenue sources for its local acts and touring international artists. The acquisition, for an undisclosed amount, m ...

  2. Spanish Biz Suffers 10% Fall

    January 28, 2009 12:00 AM EST Spain's music market continued to slump in 2008, falling by 10.4% in combined physical and digital sales value to €254.4 million ($338 million). An 8.1% increase in digital sales to €29.2 million ($38.8 million) was not enough to make up for ...

  3. Physical, Digital Sales Combined For Spanish Chart

    January 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Spain will from this week unify physical and digital tracks sales lists into a single chart, in line with the practice in many other countries, labels body Promusicae announced January 12. In addition, gold and platinum disc awards will now be the ...

  4. Spanish Streaming Service Launches

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Spain's first online streaming-only music service has been launched, claiming to offer 2 million songs by 50,000 artists from major and independent labels. Yes.fm compares itself to other services such as Last.fm in the United Kingdom or Pand ...

  5. Warner Music Gets In To Spanish Artist Services Firm

    August 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music International has acquired a majority stake in Spanish artist services company, Get In, for an undisclosed amount. The San Sebastian-based company was formed in 1990 by Inigo Argomaniz and has operations in artist management, live pro ...

  6. Spanish Biz Welcomes Digital Charts

    March 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spanish labels' body Promusicae today launched the country's first official digital sales charts, with hopes high that the new listings will serve to boost the country's flagging digital music sales. From today, two charts are to be ...

  7. Sony BMG No. 1 In Spain

    February 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Spain held on to its physical music market lead in 2006, despite a strong challenge from Universal Music Spain, according to figures released Friday (Feb. 2) by labels' body Promusicae. Sony BMG claimed a 27.53% share of the market - ...

  8. Worldwide Anti-Piracy Conference Kicks Off

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT IFPI maps out strategy on opening day. Court proceedings against illegal music downloaders and P2P file swappers will continue despite some improvements in global music piracy, said John Kennedy, president of the International Federation of the Ph ...

  9. Worldwide Anti-Piracy Conference Kicks Off

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT IFPI maps out strategy on opening day. Court proceedings against illegal music downloaders and P2P file swappers will continue despite some improvements in global music piracy, said John Kennedy, president of the International Federation of the Ph ...

  10. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Manolo Garcia named best artist. Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury awards for the ...

  11. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury award Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the bi ...

  12. Chassagne Named Warner France Prez

    May 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Thierry Chassagne has been appointed president of Warner Music France, effective immediately. He takes over a position left unfilled since the death last summer of the Paris-based company's former chi Thierry Chassagne has been appointed pres ...