1. Ed O'Brien

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  2. Universal/EMI: Deal Looks Likely to Be Approved, But at What Cost to UMG?

    July 26, 2012 3:30 PM EDT The extensive, lengthy and ongoing negotiations between the Universal Music Group and the European Union Commission to hammer out a concessions package of assets to be divested means that the regulatory agency is likely to approve the acquisition ...

  3. Radiohead, Pink Floyd Members Express Opposition To EU Draft Copyright Legislation

    July 11, 2012 1:54 PM EDT Newly proposed draft legislation by the European Commission designed to enhance cross-border digital licensing, streamline societies' royalty collection and combat piracy has been criticized by artists' lobbying body Younison, which repr ...

  4. Radiohead Rocks One-Hour 'Colbert Report' Special: Watch

    September 27, 2011 11:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two days after they rocked the "SNL" season premiere , Radiohead graced Stephen Colbert with their presence as the sole guests on "The Colbert Report" last night (Sept. 26). Radiohead on 'Saturday Night Live': Dancing T ...

  5. New Radiohead Songs Leak, Band Denies 'King of Limbs Pt. 2'

    April 15, 2011 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 As Radiohead gears up for the European/Japan release of its limited edition 12-inch this Record Store Day (Saturday, Apr. 16), the two songs featured on the vinyl-only EP -- "Supercollider" and "The Butcher" -- have leaked online ...

  6. Radiohead's Philip Selway Gets 'Familial' on Solo Album

    August 08, 2010 12:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following in the footsteps of Ringo Starr , Dave Grohl and Phil Collins , Radiohead's Philip Selway is the latest big-name drummer to step out from behind his kit and make a solo record, trading in his drums for a guitar and a mic. His debut al ...

  7. Radiohead Returning To Studio In January

    December 21, 2009 2:09 PM EST 0 0 0 R adiohead plans to return to the studio next month to continue work on its next album, which began over the summer. "The vibe in the camp is fantastic at present," guitarist Ed O'Brien wrote over the weekend on Radiohead.com. "I ...

  8. Artists Back Lily, Call For Three-Strikes Law

    September 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After a three-hour meeting in London called by the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC), the artist community has reached an agreed position on tackling illegal file-sharing that would result in technical sanctions against persistent infringers. It fo ...

  9. FAC Responds To Lily Allen-Inspired P2P Debate

    September 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After U.K. pop act Lily Allen hit out at "really rich and successful rock stars" who questioned the government's proposals to tackle illegal file-sharing, the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) has responded to her comments. The singe ...

  10. Lily Allen Lashes Out At File-Sharers

    September 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop act Lily Allen has written a lengthy diatribe against illegal file-sharing, prompted by some "really rich and successful artists" who publicly stated that P2P users should not have their Internet connections cut. Musicians inclu ...

  11. Radiohead's Ed O'Brien To Deliver MidemNet Keynote

    September 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien will give a keynote address at the digital music business conference MidemNet in Cannes on Jan. 23. O'Brien, who is a director on the board of the Featured Artists Coalition (Billboard, April 4), will descr ...

  12. Featured Artists Coalition Meeting Re-Scheduled

    March 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST The first meeting of the Featured Artists Coalition (FAC) has been re-scheduled for March 11 at London venue Heaven. The meeting remains restricted to artists and will be hosted by the steering committee, comprising Radiohead's Ed O'Brie ...

  13. Neil Finn To Rock With Radiohead, Wilco Mates

    November 17, 2008 3:09 PM EST 0 0 0 Neil Finn has drafted Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Phil Selway, Wilco 's Jeff Tweedy, John Stirrat, Glenn Kotche and Pat Sansone, Smiths/Modest Mouse guitarist Johnny Marr, Soul Coughing bassist Sebastian Steinberg, singer/songwriter Li ...

  14. Neil Finn To Rock With Radiohead, Wilco Mates

    November 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Neil Finn has drafted Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Phil Selway, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, John Stirrat, Glenn Kotche and Pat Sansone, Smiths/Modest Mouse guitarist Johnny Marr, Soul Coughing bassist Sebastia Neil Finn has drafted Radiohead&# ...

  15. Radiohead To Prince: Unblock 'Creep' YouTube Vids

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After word spread that Prince covered Radiohead's "Creep" at the Coachella festival, the tens of thousands who couldn't be there ran to YouTube for a peek. Everyone was quickly denied -- even Radiohea After word spread that Princ ...

  16. Radiohead / May 8 / Atlanta (Lakewood Amphitheater)

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Iconic U.K. rockers Radiohead played the third show of its 2008 U.S. tour Thursday (May 8) just outside of Atlanta, exhibiting confidence and restraint while enthralling a sold-out crowd. The show lea Iconic U.K. rockers Radiohead played the third s ...

  17. The Arcade Fire Exploring 'New Sounds' In Studio

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Canadian rock outfit the Arcade Fire has 15 songs recorded for the follow-up to its 2004 breakthrough, "Funeral," according to a post from Win Butler on the band's Web site. Canadian rock outfit the Arcade Fire has 15 songs recorded f ...

  18. Finn Plans Another North American Tour

    November 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Crowded House/Split Enz singer Neil Finn has scheduled another North American tour in support of his latest solo studio album, "One All" (Nettwerk). The 15-date club trek, Finn's third through Former Crowded House/Split Enz sin ...

  19. Radiohead Returns To Action With New Songs

    July 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Radiohead played its first show in nine months last night (July 22) at Lisbon, Portugal's Lisbon Coliseum, and unveiled nine new songs in the first set of a 26-song performance. The opener of a 12-dat Radiohead played its first show in nine mon ...

  20. Neil Finn Plans Brief North American Tour

    May 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Crowded House principal Neil Finn will stage an 11-date North American tour this July in support of the May 21 release of his Nettwerk album "One All," his first stateside studio set in four ye Former Crowded House principal Neil Fi ...

  21. 7 Worlds Collide—Live at the St. James

    March 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Featuring Neil Finn, formerly of Crowded House and Split Enz, backed by an all-star band—brother Tim Finn, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Featuring Neil Finn, formerly of Crowded ...

  22. Neil Finn Returns With Two Albums, DVD

    March 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontman Neil Finn says the recording of his new live album, "7 Worlds Collide - Live at the St. James" (released Feb. 26 via Nettwerk America), was both an experiment w Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontma ...

  23. Finn Plans Live Shows Around '7 Worlds'

    February 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn has lined up a handful of live dates in support of his new live album, "7 Worlds Collide," due Tuesday (Feb. 26) via Nettwerk. Finn will hit San Francisco o Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil ...

  24. Finn's Star-Studded Concert Due In 2002

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn decided to put a group together for a slate concerts in his New Zealand homeland earlier this year, he aimed high. The result was a backing band When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Ne ...

  25. Billboard Bits: Neil Finn, Creed, AC/DC

    April 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Neil Finn, Eddie Vedder, Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien and drummer Phil Selway, ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, Lisa Germano, ex-Soul Coughing bassist Sebastian Steinberg, AC/DC, Creed, Scot Former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Ne ...

  26. Finn Confirms All-Star Band For NZ Shows

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As tipped here Friday, former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn is teaming up with Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder and members of Radiohead for a five-date run in Auckland, New Zealand, next month. As tipped here Friday, former Crowded House ...

  27. Radiohead To Tour North America This Summer

    February 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Radiohead will tour North America in support of its forthcoming Capitol album "Amnesiac," band members Colin and Ed O'Brien told a Los Angeles radio station yesterday (Feb. 20). According to the duo, Radiohead will tour North America ...

  28. Billboard Bits: Radiohead, Superchunk, Wyclef, and more

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Radiohead, Superhunk, Wyclef Jean, Run DMC, Pornosonic, Ron Jeremy. Radiohead's next Capitol album, "Amnesiac," will be released June 4 internationally. The band's North American press representatives could not be reached ...