Ozzy, Judas Priest, Tankian Set For Monsters Of Rock

Ozzy, Judas Priest, Tankian Set For Monsters Of Rock

Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest, Serj Tankian, Hatebreed, the Dillinger Escape Plan, Shadows Fall and Testament, among others, will perform as part of the Monsters of Rock festival, to be held July 26 at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, Alberta.
Norah Debut Scores 7th IFPI Platinum Award

Norah Debut Scores 7th IFPI Platinum Award

Norah Jones' "Come Away With Me" (Blue Note/Parlophone) has been awarded its seventh IFPI Platinum Europe Award in recognition of seven million pan-European shipments.
Sub Pop Celebrates 20th With Seattle Bash

Sub Pop Celebrates 20th With Seattle Bash

Sub Pop Records will celebrate its 20th birthday with a July 12-13 party at Seattle's Marymoor Park, featuring performances by bands from throughout the indie label's storied past and present.
Feeder Offers Support Slot Prizes

Feeder Offers Support Slot Prizes

U.K. rock act Feeder has teamed up with download retailer 7digital to find artists who will support the band on tour next month.
eMusic Appoints European MD

eMusic Appoints European MD

Leading indie digital retailer eMusic has appointed Madeleine Milne as managing director, Europe.
Cosby Formally Unveils Hip-Hop Project

Cosby Formally Unveils Hip-Hop Project

Billboard.biz has learned exclusively that actor/comedian Bill Cosby will serve as executive producer and co-writer on “Cosby Narratives Vol. 1: State of Emergency.” The hip-hop album is expected to drop within the next several weeks.
Buzznet Network To Acquire Idolator

Buzznet Network To Acquire Idolator

Music-based social network Buzznet is buying music blog Idolator. Buzznet recently acquired music blog Stereogum, making Idolator the second such acquisition since it acquired $25 million in new funding.

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