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EMI Amidst Takeover Rumors

Like a lion past its prime, EMI is still a formidable opponent in the music business, but the dangerous jackals of private equity are circling.

Warner Says EMI Offer Likely To Be Cash

U.S. record company Warner Music Group Corp. said Wednesday that any offer for Britain's EMI Group PLC is likely to be all cash.

Aerosmith (AP Photo)
Aerosmith Announce First European Tour In 8 Years

Classic rockers Aerosmith have announced their first European tour in more than eight years.

Hi-Fi Festival Axed For 2007

Annual U.K. dance festival Hi-Fi will not return in 2007, according to organizers Mean Fiddler Group and dance promoters Angel Music Group.

Tony Robinson Joins Live Nation

Live Nation has announced the appointment of Tony Robinson as senior VP of international marketing partnerships.

Hammersmith Apollo
LN-Gaiety To Divest Of Hammersmith Apollo & Forum

LN-Gaiety Holdings, Live Nations' UK arm has agreed to the conditions laid down by the Competition Commission to divest itself of Hammersmith Apollo and The Forum.

The Hippodrome
Academy Music Group Purchases Brighton Hippodrome

Academy Music Group Ltd (AMG) has announced the acquisition of its twelfth venue and expansion for the Group to the South Coast.

Iggy Pop
Benicāssim Initial Lineup Announced

The initial lineup for Benicāssim International Festival has been announced.

The Jam
The Jam To Jam In UK

Punk/mod band The Jam is regrouping for a tour to mark the thirtieth anniversary of their first album "In The City."

Exit On After Legal Brawl

Organizers for the popular Serbian Exit Festival have announced the dates and a partial lineup for the 2007 edition.

Necrophagist Cancels More Dates

German metal band Necrophagist have added three more dates to their 'cancelled' list.

Lipizzaner Stallions To Tour US In Fall

White Stallion Productions Inc., is pleased to announce the signing of the Spanish Riding School of Vienna tour contract for the 2008 fall tour of the West Coast.

Tessa Jowell
2012 Olympics Budget Battle Heats Up

The Olympics scheduled for London in 2012 are creating tensions between the two main parties in the UK.

ETEP - Matching Talent With Opportunity

Its tough to make it in the music business in this day and age.

The Malta Fairs & Convention Centre
Wembley Pavilion Lands In Malta

Arena Structures has transformed the temporary structure used as the Wembley Pavilion into the Malta Fairs & Convention Centre.

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