Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

  1. Independents Claim 50% of Grammy Wins, Largest Share in A2IM History

    January 27, 2014 3:41 PM EST Independent record labels and artists hauled off some heavy hardware at the 56th Grammy awards last night, claiming the largest share of all awards since at least 2006, when the American Association of Independent music began tracking the ce ...

  2. 10 Cool Things on Spotify's 'History of Music' Timeline

    March 30, 2012 5:30 PM EDT Spotify launched its new Facebook Timeline today, with the added wrinkle being that they have compiled a "History of Music," transporting users from the present all the way back to 1000 A.D. and the beginning of "popular music." ...

  3. French Export Sales Jumped 12 Percent in 2010, Says Bureau Export

    February 23, 2012 1:30 PM EST Sales of exported recorded music produced in France jumped 12% in 2010 to €55 million ($73.1 million) with 36% coming from digital sales (18% in 2009), according to the latest figures unveiled by the French Music Bureau Export. The jump came from ...

  4. Billboard Power 100: Daniel Glass

    January 26, 2012 11:37 PM EST No. 99 Daniel Glass Founder Glassnote Entertainment Group Twitter: @DGGlassnote Indie Hero... Daniel Glass is the industry's comeback kid. His power includes the ability to usher indie folk into the mainstream: Think Mumford & Sons. The v ...

  5. BACKBEAT: Phoenix Celebrates Milestone

    October 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Indie star Phoenix rose to the occasion during its CMJ Music Marathon event at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Oct. 20. That evening, the RIAA awarded the act its first gold plaque for selling 500,000 copies of its album “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoe ...