1. Nile Rodgers To Be Honored With IMS Legends Award

    April 04, 2014 3:12 AM EDT Nile Rodgers will next month receive the International Music Summit’s top honor – the Legends Award. The multi-Grammy winning disco pioneer will be feted at the IMS Legends Dinner, to be held May 21 at the Sessions restaurant within Ibiza’s Hard R ...

  2. Pete Tong on Ibiza's International Music Summit & Keeping The EDM House In Order

    May 09, 2012 10:16 AM EDT Long-standing BBC Radio 1 DJ, Pete Tong has been at the forefront of electronic dance music (EDM) for over twenty years, tirelessly championing the finest acts, tunes, producers, promoters and clubs throughout the scene. His weekly BBC Radio1 show ...

  3. Diplo, Nile Rodgers, Twitter's Tatiana Simonian to Keynote Biggest-Ever Ibiza International Music Summit

    March 02, 2012 2:33 PM EST Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites: Dance music fans at 2011's Ibiza International Music Summitt (Photo: IMS) In line with the ever-expanding global popularity of electronic dance music, this year's Ibiza International Music Summit (IMS) ...

  4. Ticket Trust Launches, UK's 'Ethical Ticket Exchange' To Combat Fraud, Scalpers

    July 12, 2011 4:05 PM EDT Despite predictions that the U.K. live-music sector is set for a revival this year after a downturn blip in 2010, the controversial topic of secondary-ticket sales heated up this week with the launch of The Ticket Trust on Monday (July 11). Set up ...

  5. Fourth Annual Ibiza International Music Summit Begins Today

    May 25, 2011 6:20 PM EDT Today, May 25, marks the launch of the Ibiza International Music Summit (IMS), which returns to the Mediterranean Spanish Island for the fourth consecutive year. The three-day conference brings together industry leaders, record labels and guest sp ...

  6. International Music Summit Sets 2011 Date

    August 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The fourth annual International Music Summit (IMS) is to take place May 25-27 next year, in Ibiza. Founded and run by BBC Radio 1 DJ Pete Tong, Ben Turner, Danny Whittle, Mark Netto and Simeon Friend, the electronic music industry conference launc ...

  7. Music Festivals Not Feeling Economic Pinch

    April 10, 2009 9:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the summer music festival season just around the corner, leading international festival producers insist that the difficult economic climate isn't putting a serious crimp on business, with key promoters reporting that ticket sales are on p ...

  8. International Music Summit Returns To Ibiza

    December 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ibiza will again host the International Music Summit (IMS), the electronic music industry conference that launched this year. It takes place on May 27 to 29. Around 300 delegates attended the inaugural event in 2008 and the number of places has in ...

  9. British Indie Festivals Body Sets Up Camp

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Britain's vibrant independent festivals business now has its own a trade association. A new, not-for-profit organization, the Association of Independent Festivals, was unveiled today at the annual general meeting of Britain's independent ...

  10. Grand National Sets Sights On North America

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K. rock act Grand National will make its North American live debut in March, with one appearance confirmed for the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, and another being eyed for New U.K. rock act Grand National will make its North ...