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  1. Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin Album Art Designer Storm Thorgerson Dies

    April 18, 2013 6:07 PM EDT LONDON (AP) -- English graphic designer Storm Thorgerson, whose eye-popping album art for Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin encapsulated the spirit of 1970s psychedelia, died Thursday. He was 69. In a statement, Thorgerson's family said that h ...

  2. Avril Lavigne Shifts to Epic Records, Reunites With L.A. Reid

    November 17, 2011 8:05 AM EST Avril Lavigne has joined the Epic Records roster, a label representative confirms to the Hollywood Reporter. The move reunites the singer with label chairman and "X Factor" judge L.A. Reid, who originally signed the 27-year-old pop star ...

  3. Pink Floyd In Race Against Time To Reissue Albums As Physical Sales Decline

    May 12, 2011 7:40 AM EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The mammoth CD reissue program undertaken by Pink Floyd is an acknowledgment that the era of physical CDs and lavish artwork is coming to an end, as fans increasingly opt to download music digitally, drummer Nick Mason said ...

  4. Warner/Chappell Extends Roger Waters Deal

    August 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music has extended its worldwide publishing administration deal with Pink Floyd founder member Roger Waters. The deal includes songs that Waters composed and co-wrote during his time in Floyd, including "Shine On You Crazy Dia ...

  5. David Gilmour To Join Roger Waters On Lone 'Wall' Date

    July 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT After having performed together last weekend for just the second time since a bitter split in the early 1980s, Pink Floyd principals Roger Waters and David Gilmour are planning to collaborate again on stage at least once more. The recent reunion a ...

  6. Pink Floyd Catalog Arrives In MP3

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Pink Floyd is the latest heavyweight act to premiere their catalog in the MP3 format through digital delivery firm 7digital. With immediate effect, 7digital has released the legendary prog-rock band's entire albums repertoire as DRM-free down ...

  7. Wills Lands At Equity

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Roster includes Clint Black, Little Big Town. Nashville-based Equity Music Group has signed Mark Wills to its artist roster, which also includes Clint Black, Little Big Town and Carolina Rain. Wills is already in the studio working on his first pr ...

  8. Chamberlain Signs Deal With Dimensional

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artist has co-written several chart-topping singles. Songwriter/producer Carson Chamberlain has signed a co-publishing deal with Dimensional Music Publishing, Nashville. Chamberlain has co-written several chart-topping singles for Alan Jackson suc ...

  9. Pink Floyd Reuniting For Live 8

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Band will perform July 2 at Hyde Park. Pink Floyd's classic lineup of Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Rick Wright will perform for the first time in more than 20 years at the London Live 8 concert. The event, which aims to increas ...

  10. Mercury Cuts Wills, Smith

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mark Wills recorded six albums for the label. Mercury Records in Nashville has cut Mark Wills and Anthony Smith from its artist roster. Wills has recorded six albums for the label since 1997, including a greatest hits package in 2002. He has one p ...