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2009-02-02 08:00:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rhapsody(R), the leading on-demand digital music subscription service, has teamed with GRAMMY award-nominated band The Fray -- leveraging the full power of Rhapsody's network of marketing partnerships to promote the band's upcoming self-titled album, available Feb. 3 from http://www.rhapsody.com/thefray. Rhapsody is implementing a major consumer marketing campaign around The Fray's new album with VH1 ad campaigns, integrated Web marketing and a...

2008-12-18 09:03:00

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Collectors Universe, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of high-value collectibles, diamonds and colored gemstones, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Michael Haynes will present at the 11th Annual Needham Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. ET at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. A live and archived...

2008-10-15 09:00:25

STEWART, BC, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd and Pinnacle Mines Ltd announce that further assays have been received from the 2008 drill program on the Silver Coin project. A total of approximately 12,600 meters of drilling was completed in 79 holes on the Kansas and Big Missouri claims. Drilling tested in areas with little or no drilling in order to provide data for an updated resource calculation. Two different zones were tested with the drilling including the BM...

2008-08-29 00:00:28

By Daveen Rae Kurutz The stage is fit for a rock star, with bright lights and the opening strains of The Rolling Stones' "Paint it Black" pounding from the speakers. But it isn't Mick Jagger taking the stage. Instead, teens and tweens emulate the classic rock icon -- no talent required -- at summer church festivals through The Rock Star Challenge. Based on the hit video game "Guitar Hero III," the competition is designed to attract teens -- often a difficult draw for church events. And...

2008-08-13 18:00:33

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 13, 2008) - High Ridge Resources Inc. ("High Ridge") (TSX VENTURE:HRR)(FRANKFURT:HR2) is pleased to announce that it completed the permitting process and is initiating the drilling program at its Rosicler - El Domo project in the San Mateo area, 90 km east of Lima, Peru. The drilling program will involve an initial 2,500-3,000 metres, which will test the known mineralized targets, including the exposed 3 km long polymetallic Rosicler vein, as...

2008-07-01 06:00:31

By Nick Chordas, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jul. 1--Aerosmith has come a long way since singer Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry were dubbed the "Toxic Twins" in the 1970s. The band cleaned up its act, recorded enough innocuous ballads to become a dentist-office staple and even lent its name to a roller coaster at Disney World. Now the once-notorious performers have been deemed safe enough to star in their own family-friendly video game: Guitar Hero Aerosmith. The title is the...

2006-04-12 14:42:25

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (AP) - Swedish geologists have found fossilized feces from a worm that lived some 500 million years ago, media reports said Wednesday. The tiny piles of feces were found embedded in rock-face near Malmo in southern Sweden by geologists Mats Eriksson and Fredrik Terfelt, newspaper Sydsvenskan reported. Eriksson told the newspaper they examined the level of phosphorus of the samples and that "we realized pretty soon that it could not be anything other than coprolites, in other...

2005-10-31 14:33:05

By Jonathan Cohen NEW YORK (Billboard) - Dave Matthews Band's September 9-12 stand at Colorado's famed Red Rocks Amphitheater, which included a benefit that raised $1.5 million for hurricane victims, will be commercially available beginning November 29 in a variety of formats. "Weekend on the Rocks" is a two-CD/one-DVD package comprised of highlights from the shows, while "The Complete Weekend on the Rocks" features all four performances on eight physical CDs and a DVD or via...

2005-08-09 03:44:19

By Jordan Heller Weissmann NEW YORK (Billboard) - David Bowie, Destiny's Child, Duran Duran, Gwen Stefani, Nelly and Tim McGraw lead the lineup for the Fashion Rocks concert, which will be held Sept. 8 at New York's Radio City Music Hall during the city's annual Fashion Week. Also set to appear are Alicia Keys, Rob Thomas, Shakira, Joss Stone, Billy Idol, and, improbably, indie rock sensation the Arcade Fire. CBS will broadcast the show the following evening. Fashion Rocks will mark the...