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2012-12-12 08:25:03

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Muzooka (pronounced "muh-ZOO-kah"), a music community designed around discovering new music and artists online, today announced the end of its invitation-only period. Muzooka is now available to anyone looking for a simpler way to listen to and engage with new artists and their music from a desktop or iOS device. Also starting today, Muzooka invites artists to upload tracks for a chance to be discovered by top music producers on the site and to...

2012-05-16 14:21:02

NEW YORK, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, wishes the extraordinary blues innovator Taj Mahal a Happy 70th Birthday on May 17. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO ) The label will celebrate the groundbreaking artist with a major catalog reissue project beginning with the release of the newly-curated The Hidden Treasures of Taj Mahal 1969-1973, an extraordinary two-disc collection of previously...

2012-04-25 06:23:04

NEW YORK, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ABC Carpet & Home will host an intimate concert and conversation with iconic musician and poet Donovan on Tuesday, May 1st at 6:30pm. The event will celebrate Donovan's induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with a reception and concert for 200 esteemed guests in Deepak HomeBase, a unique space for visual, sonic and spiritual collaboration. To conclude the evening, visionary futurist Dr. Deepak Chopra will lead an intimate discussion with...

2011-12-09 07:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the holidays approaching, and as short-tempered shoppers and drivers start amassing in numbers, the addition of talk radio, heated political debates, and more bad news of unemployment, the economy and sex scandals can take a toll on even the most light-hearted. For many, a responsible alternative to "alcohol consumption," and holiday depression, is Christmas music. Research has shown music to have a great impact on us, with...

2011-06-09 00:00:28

Music veteran writer, composer, producer and performer, John Matarazzo, has been accompanied by legendary engineer and producer Logan Strand to form LOGICAL DRIFT. Both have worked with major acts in the past 20 plus years from the electronica, pop, new age to world music genres, in which their success has geared them to manifest musical compositions that produce enlightenment, relaxation and tranquility. Their journey has also begun to initiate a network of likeminded music therapy and...

2011-06-08 15:10:00

WESTFORD, Mass., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS), a market leader in next-generation IP-based network solutions, is providing additional information regarding its Investor Day tomorrow at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Presentations will begin at 9:00 a.m. ET and conclude at 12:00 p.m. ET, followed by a luncheon. Members of the Sonus Networks executive management team will discuss the Company's strategy, differentiation and growth...

2011-06-01 15:10:00

WESTFORD, Mass., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS), a market leader in next-generation IP-based network solutions, today announced that it is hosting an Investor Day on June 9, 2011 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the New York Palace Hotel in Manhattan. Raymond P. Dolan, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, along with other members of the executive team, will provide investors and analysts with insight into the Company's strategy, differentiation...

2011-05-23 15:10:00

WESTFORD, Mass., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS), a market leader in next generation IP-based network solutions, today announced that Raymond P. Dolan, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the Barclays Global Communications, Media and Technology Conference in New York on Wednesday, May 25, 2011. The presentation will be webcast live beginning at approximately 11:15 a.m. Eastern Time. All interested parties can...

2011-05-19 18:43:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orange County Great Park announced today that the world-renowned New Orleans Preservation Hall Jazz Band and fourteen-time Grammy nominated Lucinda Williams will headline the upcoming 2011 Flights & Sounds Summer Festival. The five Friday night dance parties and five Saturday night concerts celebrate the vitality and variety of American music and the growing influence of Latin American, Middle Eastern and East Indian music and dance in...

2011-05-03 15:05:00

WESTFORD, Mass., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonus Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONS), a market leader in next-generation IP-based network solutions, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Todd Abbott as its Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Todd joins Sonus from his most recent role at Avaya, where he was the Senior VP of Sales and Marketing. In that role, Todd was instrumental in implementing their go-to-market strategy and their transition from a principally direct...