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2014-01-21 08:27:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Music Group announced today the appointment of David Renzer to the position of Chairman.

2013-05-31 23:19:18

The eBooklets Piano Man and The Stranger take an initimate look at the musical legacy of Billy Joel. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Premier Digital

2011-07-18 08:30:00

NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned record executive and Grammy Award-winning producer Antonio 'L.A.' Reid has been named Chairman & CEO of Epic Records, it was announced today by Doug Morris, Chief Executive Officer, Sony Music Entertainment. In this role, Reid will report to Morris and oversee the day-to-day operations of the New York-based label.

2011-04-01 14:29:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Songs For Japan, a star-studded album collection benefitting Japan earthquake and Pacific tsunami relief, has been rushed into production as a double CD to be available worldwide April 4 with an official US domestic release on Tuesday, April 5. Released as a digital album on iTunes on Friday, March 25, Songs For Japan rocketed to #1 on iTunes in 18 countries including the United States, France, Germany, Australia, Sweden and Japan and is debuting in the...

2011-03-09 07:53:19

The founder of LimeWire, a music file-sharing service that was shut down last year due to copyright infringement, settled a lawsuit brought by dozens of music publishers.

2011-03-02 11:30:00

NEW YORK, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Doug Morris, one of the most respected and influential executives in the global music industry, will join Sony Music Entertainment as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2011.

2010-12-20 10:28:00


2010-10-27 08:59:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- BMG, a leading music rights company, has announced the appointment of Richard Blackstone as its Chief Creative Officer, BMG US. Blackstone will report directly to Hartwig Masuch CEO of BMG and will be based in the company's US headquarters in New York City.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.