1. Billboard Bits: Robin Thicke Pacts with Universal Publishing, BMG Chrysalis Signs Ben Harper

    June 26, 2013 5:55 AM EDT Universal Publishing, Robin Thicke Renew Terms Universal Music Publishing Group has renewed its ex-North America publishing administration agreement with songwriter, producer and artist Robin Thicke, whose sixth studio album, "Blurred Lin ...

  2. Metadata Confusion Costing the Industry More than Money, Delegates Told at NARM ‘Music Biz’ Summit

    May 07, 2013 12:08 AM EDT Misspellings, multiple identities for a single artist, and multiple release dates are costing the music industry a lot of money and causing great confusion among customers, according to a day-long summit on metadata held at the NARM "Music ...

  3. Warner's Lars Ingwersen Joins Peermusic

    July 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 Lars Ingwersen takes over as managing director of Peermusic publishing and the production company in Germany as of Sept. 1, 2009. The appointment was announced by peermusic CEO Ralph Peer and European chairman Michael Karnstedt in Hamburg. Lars Ingwer ...

  4. Peermusic, MCPS-PRS, SGAE Forge Euro Alliance

    January 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Leading independent music publisher Peermusic today used the platform of Midem to unveil a pan-European online and mobile licensing accord with Britain's MCPS-PRS Alliance and Spanish society SGAE. Through the agreement, SGAE will represent P ...

  5. CHART BEAT BONUS

    September 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on the chart-related action of Sheryl Crow, the Carter Family, Tears For Fears, Megadeth and Avril Lavigne. Ed Note: Fred Bronson is on vacation. A new column will be posted here on Monday, Oct. 4. ALL IN THE FAMILY: Sheryl Crow ...

  6. Virginia Roots: The 1929 Richmond Sessions

    November 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ralph Peer's 1927 Bristol, Tenn., sessions (recently issued on CD by BMG Heritage), which introduced Jimmie Rodgers and the Carter Family, are probably the best-known commercial field recordings of th Ralph Peer's 1927 Bristol, Tenn., sess ...