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2014-10-30 08:32:37

Publishing administration deals with Basement Brazil Editoria Musical and D-Version Music Publishing get songwriters paid when compositions are performed, downloaded, streamed and sold in high-growth regions NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With increasing revenue opportunity of digital music distribution in international markets, TuneCore Music Publishing Administration today announced two new sub-publishing agreements that bring revenue-collection opportunities in Brazil and...

2014-10-30 08:31:53

PicsArt's 50 million monthly active users and Hilary Duff fans will gain access to customizable features to creatively interact with imaging from Hilary's new single and compete in a themed contest. SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hilary Duff "All About You" PicsArt campaign equips users and Hilary's fans with exclusive "All About You" creative to build personalized imaging using the full featured PicsArt photo editing and drawing app and to share those artistic...

2014-10-27 16:24:56

New Album Coming March 17, 2015 NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Masterworks announces the signing of vocalist/songwriter Sachal to its OKeh Records imprint. He will release his first album for OKeh, titled Slow Motion Miracles, on March 17, 2015. The new album represents a change in direction for Sachal, who previously recorded three jazz vocal albums under his full name, Sachal Vasandani, for Mack Avenue Records. Slow Motion Miracles is produced by Michael...

2014-10-24 16:23:59

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten time GRAMMY®-Award and Three time Latin GRAMMY®-Award winning rock icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Carlos Santana and his GRAMMY®-Award winning son Salvador Santana will perform an instrumental version of the National Anthem at the San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals Game 4 of the Major League Baseball's World Series on Saturday, October 25 at San Francisco's AT&T Park. The performance precedes the launch of Carlos...

2014-10-23 16:25:47

- Tickets On Sale Nov. 1 at LiveNation.com and Through The Live Nation Mobile App - NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global superstars One Direction today announced additional dates for the highly anticipated ON THE ROAD AGAIN 2015 stadium tour, which will see the band perform in Australia, Japan and South East Asia in support of their new album FOUR (to be released Nov. 17). The North American tour, promoted by Live Nation, kicks off on July 9, 2015 at the Qualcomm stadium...

2014-10-20 08:26:45

"Welcome To New York" is the third Song Unlocked From 1989, the Most Highly Anticipated Album This Year, Available Everywhere on October 27 NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taylor Swift, seven-time GRAMMY Award winner and Billboard Magazine's recently named Woman of the Year (the only artist to have been awarded this honor twice), will exclusively unlock "Welcome To New York" on iTunes on Tuesday, October 21st, giving her fans a new track and a peek at what is to come from the...

2014-10-16 08:29:14

Newly-created executive-level position to drive opportunities for artists, songwriters, partners and the TuneCore brand NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading digital music distribution and music publishing administration company TuneCore announced today that music-industry veteran Joe Cuello has joined the company as Chief Creative Officer. In this newly-created role, Cuello will oversee the TuneCore brand and spearhead initiatives such as new partnerships and special...

2014-10-15 08:27:46

Company's high-profile sync placements, launch of Artist Services portal demonstrate continued focus on creating opportunity and driving revenue for musicians, songwriters, managers and labels NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TuneCore continues to grow opportunities and revenues for artists and songwriters. Today, the company announced strong Q3 2014 artist earnings results. Additionally, TuneCore highlighted several new, key initiatives launched to further support the growing...

2014-10-13 12:24:50

Legendary musician, humanitarian and social activist Carlos Santana to answer questions in front of audience of SiriusXM listeners NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that legendary rock star Carlos Santana will sit down in front of a live studio audience of SiriusXM listeners on Tuesday, October 14 for its series "SiriusXM ICONOS," intimate gatherings with iconic Latin musicians, entertainers and ambassadors of Latino culture....

2014-10-13 12:24:47

RENOWNED PR EXECUTIVE BRINGS EXTENSIVE EXPERTISE TO ARTISTS & PROJECTS SPANNING CMG'S PORTFOLIO OF LABELS HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ambrosia Healy has been named Senior Vice President, Head of Media Strategy & Relations, Capitol Music Group (CMG), it was announced today by CMG Executive Vice President Greg Thompson, to whom Healy will report. In her new position, Healy will utilize her industry-renowned experience and extensive skill set to oversee the...


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