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  1. Pearl Jam Goes Covers Crazy For Holiday Single

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST Pearl Jam's annual holiday single for members of its Ten Club fan organization will feature a pair of classic rock covers: the Who's "Love Reign O'er Me" and Neil Young's "Rockin' in the Free World," th ...

  2. Still Joins UMGI

    December 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group International is bolstering its global audio-visual activities with the appointment of former Warner Vision International president Ray Still as a consultant to its board. In his new, immediately-effective role, Still becomes ...

  3. Sirius Q3 Revs Soar, Subs Up 135%

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Revenue soared 150% to $167.1 million. Sirius Satellite Radio's total revenue soared 150% to $167.1 million during the third quarter, which ended Sept. 30, compared to the $66.8 million in revenue earned during the same period in 2005. Sirius ...

  4. 'Montana' Zooms By Manilow For Second Week At No. 1

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Disney set's sales fell 28% in second week. The soundtrack to Disney's "Hannah Montana" holds on to the throne of The Billboard 200 for the second week in a row, selling 203,000 copies in the United States, according to Niels ...

  5. UME Goes 'Green' With Greatest Hits

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sixty environmentally friendly releases set. Universal Music Enterprises has repackaged 60 best-of titles in its “The Millennium Collection” line, using environmentally friendly materials, which will be sold exclusively at Wal-Mart for the next th ...

  6. The Who Inks Deal With Universal Republic

    August 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Endless Wire' set for Oct. 31 release. The Who has inked a new deal with Universal Republic for the Oct. 31 release of "Endless Wire," its first album since 1982's "It's Hard." The set will feature the comp ...

  7. Rare Show From The Who Coming To DVD

    August 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To hit stores November 7. A rare 1999 performance by The Who is coming to DVD. "The Who 20th Anniversary Reunion Concert, A One-Night-Only Performance," will be available November 7 from Passport International Entertainment, which is dis ...

  8. NARM News: Warning From Top Research Firm

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Physical goods buisness, kiosks and more. Retailers must look to a mix of new product innovations and more aggressive consumer marketing strategies to counteract a slumping physical goods business, according to a new study from research firm NPD. ...

  9. Chili Peppers, The Who To Headline Virgin Fest

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Who will headline the U.S. version of the Virgin Festival, presented by Virgin Mobile and set for Sept. 23 at the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md. The Red Hot Chili Peppers and The Who will headline the U.S. ...

  10. The Who Prep North American Tour

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kicks off Sept. 12 in Philadelphia. The Who will kick off a fall North American tour Sept. 12 in Philadelphia. Seventeen dates for the outing were announced today (July 13) by the Who's Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey via satellite from Berl ...

  11. Goldsmith To Receive Music Industry Trusts' Award

    June 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To be presented in London Oct. 30. Harvey Goldsmith, the British live-music impresario famous for producing the Live Aid and Live 8 music events to end famine in Africa, will be the recipient of the 2006 Music Industry Trusts’ Award (MITS). The aw ...

  12. Scottish Fest Dismisses Bird Flu Fears

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Organizers say bird flu 'no threat' to July 8-9 event. Organizers of Scotland's annual T In The Park have played-down fears that the July 8-9 festival would be pulled this year due to a "bird flu" scare. The British govern ...

  13. Scottish Fest Dismisses Bird Flu Fears

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Organizers say bird flu 'no threat' to July 8-9 event. Organizers of Scotland's annual T In The Park have played-down fears that the July 8-9 festival would be pulled this year due to a "bird flu" scare. The British govern ...

  14. London's Hyde Park Calling The Who, Waters

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Who and Roger Waters have been lined up as headliners for a new summer festival event in central London. Live Nation (previously known as Clear Channel Entertainment) will produce the two-day even The Who and Roger Waters have been lined up as ...

  15. London's Hyde Park Calling The Who, Waters

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Live Nation rolls out festival July 1-2. The Who and Roger Waters have been lined up as headliners for a new summer festival event in central London. Live Nation (previously known as Clear Channel Entertainment) will produce the two-day event, Hyd ...

  16. Vintage Bill Graham Archives To Hit Internet

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Wolfgang's Vault Radio to bow Feb. 8. A wealth of vintage performances from some of rock's biggest legends will hit the Internet "airwaves" tomorrow via Wolfgang's Vault. The rock memorabilia site's Vault Radio will b ...

  17. Vintage Bill Graham Archives To Hit Internet

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST A wealth of vintage performances from some of rock's biggest legends will hit the Internet "airwaves" tomorrow via Wolfgang's Vault. The rock memorabilia site's Vault Radio will bow at 10 a.m. PST. A wealth of vintage perf ...

  18. Daltrey, Batt Among Gold Badge Winners

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Who frontman Roger Daltrey was among the honorees at the British Academy of Composers & Songwriters' 32nd Gold Badge Awards, presented today (Oct. 26) at the Savoy hotel in London. The Who frontman Roger Daltrey was among the hono ...

  19. The Who, Samsung Partner For Free DVD

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Box set free with TV, home theater purchase. The Who's three-disc DVD box set, "Tommy and Quadrophenia-Live in Concert" (Rhino Entertainment), will be given away free prior to its Nov. 15 retail release to consumers who purchase sel ...

  20. U2 Awarded Nordoff-Robbins Lifetime Accolade

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Charity also honors Bob Geldof. U2 picked up the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 30th anniversary of the annual charity Nordoff-Robbins O2 Silver Clef Awards Lunch, held today (June 17) in London. When presenting the four band members with the a ...

  21. Universal Deal Opens BBC Broadcast Vault

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music has forged a "landmark" licensing deal which will allow it to leverage audio and visual content from the BBC's comprehensive broadcast archive. Universal Music has forged a "landmark" licensing deal which w ...

  22. Universal Deal Opens BBC Broadcast Vault

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music has forged a "landmark" licensing deal which will allow it to leverage audio and visual content from the BBC's comprehensive broadcast archive. Universal Music has forged a "landmark" licensing deal which w ...

  23. Sports Company Hears A New Tune

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT John Elway, John Fogerty to be teammates. Sports and entertainment management group Octagon is expanding into the music business. The company-whose clients include John Elway, Michael Phelps, David Robinson, Davis Love III, Steve Yzerman, Mia Hamm ...

  24. Sanctuary In Buyout Talks

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Sanctuary Group confirmed June 3 that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. LONDON -- The Sanctuary Group confirmed June 3 that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. "There have been preliminary tal ...

  25. Sanctuary In Buyout Talks

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT British indie confirms 'exploratory discussions.' The Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June 3) that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. "There have been preliminary talks which may or may not lead to an offer o ...

  26. Sanctuary In Buyout Talks

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June 3) that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. "There have been preliminary talks which may or may not lead to an offer or a further business o The Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June ...

  27. VH1 Classic To Spotlight Rock Fantasy Camp

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Daltrey, Lofgren on board for special. VH1 Classic will go behind the scenes of Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp with a two-hour special airing April 2. The event finds such rock veterans as the Who's Roger Daltrey, the E Street Band's Nils Lo ...

  28. Hewitt To Work With TNA

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Concert vet to secure national tours. Veteran promoter Andrew Hewitt has signed on to work with Clear Channel Entertainment's TNA International division to secure national tours and produce arena shows in Las Vegas. TNA, headed by president A ...

  29. Queen Honors Roger Daltrey

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Queen's New Year Honors List, made public Dec. 31. Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Q ...

  30. Queen Honors Roger Daltrey

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Queen's New Year Honors List, made public Dec. 31. Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Q ...

  31. Cincinnati Lifts 25-Year-Old Seating Ban

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Cincinnati city council Wednesday (Aug. 4) lifted a nearly 25-year ban on concert general admission seating imposed after 11 fans were crushed to death at a performance by the rock group the Who. The Cincinnati city council Wednesday (Aug. 4) ...

  32. 'Rock And Roll Circus' Coming To DVD

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT ABKCO Records is preparing the Rolling Stones' film "Rock and Roll Circus" for DVD release, Billboard.biz has learned. ABKCO Records is preparing the Rolling Stones' film "Rock and Roll Circus" for DVD release, Billbo ...

  33. Ontario Man Charged In Bootleg Case

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have charged a Hamilton, Ontario, resident with five counts of copyright infringement stemming from a June seizure of several hundred counterfeit copies of live conce TORONTO -- The Royal Canadian Mounted Police ( ...

  34. Ontario Man Charged In Bootleg Case

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Police seized thousands of pirated recordings. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have charged a Hamilton, Ontario, resident with five counts of copyright infringement stemming from a June seizure of several hundred counterfeit copies of liv ...

  35. Ontario Man Charged In Bootleg Case

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Police seized thousands of pirated recordings. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have charged a Hamilton, Ontario, resident with five counts of copyright infringement stemming from a June seizure of several hundred counterfeit copies of liv ...

  36. S.I.R. Vacating Longtime Base

    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New York-based music equipment rental and rehearsal facility S.I.R. (Studio Instrument Rentals) has sold its 310 W. 52nd St. building in Manhattan to an investment group. The space will become part of New York-based music equipment rental and rehe ...

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