1. EMA Signs to Matador, Releases Single, Announces 2014 Album 'The Future's Void'

    December 11, 2013 5:41 PM EST Erika M. Anderson, who records as EMA, has signed with Matador Records. The independent label will release "The Future's Void," her sophomore album and the follow up to 2011's acclaimed "Past Life Martyred Saints" (So ...

  2. Martin Mills Receives Billboard’s Industry Icon Award

    January 27, 2013 9:07 AM EST Above (from left): Billboard editorial director Bill Werde, Beggars Group founder and Billboard Industry Icon Award winner Martin Mills, Reed Midem CEO Paul Zilk and Midem director Bruno Crolot. (Photo: MIDEM/D'Halloy/Image & Co) Martin M ...

  3. Seymour Stein Pays Tribute to Beggars Groups' Martin Mills at A2IM's Libera Awards

    June 22, 2012 1:08 PM EDT Seymour Stein (right) presenting Martin Mills with his Libera Lifetime Achievement award in New York City. (photo: Kyle Dean Reinford) At last night's inaugural A2IM Libera awards, legendary record exec Seymour Stein presented Beggars Group&# ...

  4. Interpol Returns To Matador For Fourth Album

    August 13, 2010 3:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Once a decade, it seems, a respected act from Matador signs a deal with Capitol and promptly falls flat. But unlike Liz Phair , Interpol isn't coping by releasing bizarre Bollywood tracks online-instead, the band is quickly boomeranging back to ...

  5. Phair Signs To ATO, 'Guyville' Reissue Due

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Liz Phair has signed a new record deal with ATO, the first fruit of which will be a reissue of her classic 1993 debut, "Exile in Guyville." Due June 24, the set includes four previously unreleased aud Liz Phair has signed a new record deal ...

  6. At Long Last, Cat Power Returns With Originals

    March 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. It has been three years since Chan Marshall, the one-woman mastermind behind Cat Power, released "The Covers Record," and closer to five since her last studio album of original material, " ...

  7. Beggars Purchases Half-Stake In Matador

    August 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first reported here last week, London-based independent the Beggars Group has finalized a 50% acquisition of Matador Records. As first reported here last week, London-based independent the Beggars Group has finalized a 50% acquisition of Matador ...

  8. Pavement 'Slow' Down With Reissue, DVD

    August 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beloved underground rock outfit Pavement will be back in the spotlight this fall, thanks to Matador's reissue of its acclaimed 1992 album "Slanted and Enchanted" and the long-awaited double-disc DVD " Beloved underground rock out ...

  9. Pavement's Stephen Malkmus Steps Out

    January 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With college rock stalwart Pavement unlikely to regroup in the foreseeable future, Stephen Malkmus, the band's former front man, is quickly moving on to new endeavors. After leading the band to With college rock stalwart Pavement unlikely to re ...