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Archive for April, 2007|Monthly archive page

Morrissey To Domino Records U.S.?

In U.S. A&R on April 4, 2007 at 2:59 pm

Please weigh in on the rumor that Morrissey and Domino Records U.S. are negotiating an alliance for future releases by the former Smiths man. Domino U.S. is home to the Arctic Monkeys.

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Electric Picnic Festival 2007: Bjork to Headline

In UK A&R on April 4, 2007 at 11:46 am

Electric Picnic Festival 2007 on the Stradbally Estate (County Laois Ireland) will feature among others Bjork, Modest Mouse, Primal Scream, Iggy & The Stooges, Beastie Boys, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah. The concert takes place over three days Aug 31 to Sept 2. Tickets on sale yesterday.

Colbie Caillat Signed To Universal Records

In U.S. A&R on April 4, 2007 at 10:43 am

Myspace darling and L.A. resident Colbie Caillat signed to Universal Records. She’s the daughter of Fleetwood Mac producer Ken Caillat.

Other new Universal artists you may not know about: The rootsy 23 year old Schuyler Fisk on tour with Joshua Radin, San Francisco band ALO on Jack Johnson’s Brushfire Records label.

Sold for 25 Million: Live Nation Sells London Venue Hammersmith Apollo to MAMA Group

In UK A&R on April 3, 2007 at 4:35 pm

The MAMA Group (SuperVision, Barfly, The Fly, Animal Noise, The Forum) is scheduled to pay Live Nation 25 million dollars for Hammersmith Apollo live music venue.