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  1. Jack White's Third Man Records Thanksgiving Turkey Drive: Donate, Get a 7" Single

    November 17, 2013 9:26 AM EST Jack White and Third Man Records are getting into the holiday spirit this Thanksgiving. The record label has teamed with the Nashville Rescue Mission to hold a turkey drive this month. According to a post on Third Man's website, White and c ...

  2. Business Matters: Grooveshark's New Data Product Beluga Offers Listener Insights

    May 30, 2012 8:35 PM EDT Grooveshark's New Data Product Beluga Offers Listener Insights -- Grooveshark has launched a new analytics tool that provides information on artists' fans while generating revenue for the company. Called Beluga, the service allows anybod ...

  3. CeeLo Green, Purrfect The Cat Release Meow Mix Remix For Del Monte (Listen)

    May 07, 2012 11:53 AM EDT Cee Lo Green is no stranger to launching careers, as he has done for his contestants on NBC's "The Voice." But his latest project may be the most unique - and inhuman - collaboration yet: his pet Persian cat is remixing the "Me ...

  4. Video: Grooveshark EVP Paul Geller on Company's Success, Challenges and 'Data Lining Backbone'

    November 22, 2011 5:28 PM EST Speaking to Billboard.biz at the Future Sound Conference, Grooveshark EVP of Strategic Development Paul Geller spilled some details on Grooveshark's new "data lining backbone" tentatively titled "Beluga" and discussed how ...

  5. EMI Australia Launches Music Knowledge Game With Music Discounts, Space Chickens

    March 15, 2011 3:46 PM EDT Casual Web games are a hot ticket right now, and EMI Music Australia is hoping to take advantage with a game that merges music knowledge with store discounts. The game, Way Out Wars , has users controlling a Star Wars-like spaceship that shoots at ...

  6. Smith Named Impala Secretary General

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Helen Smith, co-manager of Brussels-based creative-industry consultancy KEA European Affairs, has been appointed as the new "stand-alone" secretary general for Impala, the pan-European trade association for independent music companies. T ...

  7. V2 Weighs In On MoS Vs AIM Saga

    March 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST V2 has called for a truce between its fellow independent label Ministry of Sound and Europe's trade bodies. In a statement issued this afternoon, the London-based indie today urged the independent community to show a united front, and describ ...

  8. MoS Calls For Impala Heads

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Ministry of Sound has started round three in its public campaign against AIM, in protest at Impala's agreement with Warner Music Group. The dance music company has issued its third, barbed open letter to the U.K. independent music companies&# ...

  9. German Indies Back Impala/WMG Pact

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST German independent labels body VUT today (March 1) confirmed its formal backing to the agreement between Warner Music Group and pan-European labels body Impala which has sparked heated debate within the independent sector. The Impala/WMG agreement ...

  10. Fierce Panda Canada Pacts With Fontana North

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The deal includes releases by Hot Puppies, iLiKETRAiNS. Fierce Panda Canada, a newly-launched division of the London, UK indie label of the same same, has pacted today (June 13) with Toronto-based Fontana North for distribution in Canada. The deal ...

  11. U.K. Dogs Fetch Music Pirates

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Project supported by MPAA. Two black Labradors, Lucky and Flo, are the latest additions to the fight against piracy. They have completed their eight-month training to uncover DVDs and other discs that pirates may be smuggling into the United Kingd ...

  12. Image Ent Rejects Lions Gate Purchase Bid

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Terms determined to be too low. Home video distributor Image Entertainment yesterday (Oct. 31) rejected a purchase proposal from Lions Gate Entertainment. A special committee of Image's board of directors said that the terms of Lions Gate ...

  13. Lions Gate Buys Redbus For $35 Mil

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Toronto-based Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. said Oct. 18 it has acquired U.K. independent film distributor Redbus Group for $28 million in cash and $7 million in stock. CANNES, France (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Toronto-based Lions Gate Entertain ...

  14. Impala Re-Ups Lambot As Chairman

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. LONDON -- Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Impala's chairma ...

  15. Impala Re-Ups Lambot As Chairman

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Impala's chairmanship was ...

  16. Sources: Impala To Lodge Sony BMG Appeal Friday

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST European independent labels body Impala will lodge its appeal to the Sony BMG merger tomorrow (Dec. 3) before the court of First Instance in Luxemburg, Billboard.biz has learned. European independent labels body Impala will lodge its appeal to the ...

  17. Sources: Impala To Lodge Sony BMG Appeal Friday

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST European independent labels body Impala will lodge its appeal to the Sony BMG merger tomorrow (Dec. 3) before the court of First Instance in Luxemburg, Billboard.biz has learned. European independent labels body Impala will lodge its appeal to the ...

  18. Sources: Impala Taking EC To Court Over Sony BMG Merger

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST LONDON -- European independent labels' body Impala is to launch a court challenge to the Sony BMG merger, sources say. ELW has learned that Impala plans to announce its decision on Nov. 3. LONDON -- European independent labels' body Impa ...

  19. Sources: Impala Taking EC To Court Over Sony BMG

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST European independent labels' body Impala is to launch a court challenge to the Sony BMG merger, sources say. Billboard.biz has learned that Impala plans to announce its decision on Wednesday (Nov. 3). European independent labels' body Im ...

  20. Sources: Impala Taking EC To Court Over Sony BMG

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST European independent labels' body Impala is to launch a court challenge to the Sony BMG merger, sources say. Billboard.biz has learned that Impala plans to announce its decision on Wednesday (Nov. 3). European independent labels' body Im ...

  21. Nelly Rules Album Chart With Double-Shot

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 'Sweat,' 'Suit' enter Billboard 200 in top two spots. 'Sweat,' 'Suit' enter Billboard 200 in top two spots. News ...

  22. Foxy Brown, Lil' Jon Ink Deals

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Foxy Brown has inked a deal with Alexis & Gianni Enterprises to launch a line of furs this fall. The collection includes mink coats, chinchilla boleros and sable stoles. Foxy Brown has inked a deal with Alexis & Gianni Enterprises to l ...

  23. Picture This

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Marvel Enterprises and Lions Gate Entertainment will jointly develop, produce and distribute eight new direct-to-DVD titles, the first of which is expected in late 2005. Read Jill Kipnis' column. Marvel Enterprises and Lions Gate Entertainmen ...

  24. Global Pulse

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Keane's U.K. hit single "Everybody's Changing" becomes the strongest release of its Fierce Panda label. Keane's U.K. hit single "Everybody's Changing" becomes the strongest release of its Fierce Panda label. ...