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24 May, 2017, 20:23 BST Live Nation Statement: Ariana Grande Dangerous Woman Tour Refunds for Canceled Shows

Due to the tragic events in Manchester, the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the situation...


22 May, 2017, 10:19 BST 'The Angry Birds Movie 2' takes flight as Columbia Pictures and Rovio Entertainment set Creative Team, Release Date

Following the success of The Angry Birds Movie, which slingshot to nearly $350 million in worldwide box office and launched a global movie brand,...


18 May, 2017, 23:23 BST Lexus and Mark Ronson Invite Fans to Produce Their Own Track to the Ultimate LC Driving Experience

Lexus joins forces with the award-winning music producer to challenge fans to 'Make Your Mark' to celebrate the launch of the luxury LC Today,...


18 May, 2017, 15:03 BST Hard Rock International Amplifies The Sound Of Your Stay® with Launch of WAX Music Amenity Program

Hospitality Brand Teams Up with Iconic Brands and Emerging Artists for Complimentary In-Room Vinyl Experience Further establishing its...


16 May, 2017, 10:17 BST Universal Music Group And Tencent Music Entertainment Group Enter Into Strategic Agreement Significantly Expanding Chinese Music Market

Provides Vast Multi-Platform Distribution and Marketing Opportunities Across China Companies to Develop Abbey Road Studios China to Create...


16 May, 2017, 09:00 BST Largest Asian-Pacific Musical Instruments Fair to be Held at Shanghai New International Expo Center

Music China, known as one of the most reputable musical instruments fairs in the world, will be held on October 11-14, 2017 in Shanghai New...


15 May, 2017, 18:18 BST The Silent Profession of Piano Tuning, Reconditioning and Restoration - Theo Piano Tuner (TPT)

Currently in the UK there are over 2000+ piano tuners and not more than 250 tuner technicians. The economy can sustain up to 10,000 piano tuners...


15 May, 2017, 09:27 BST GEZE Products Installed at Dubai Opera, the City's Foremost Arts Theatre

Dubai Opera is a truly unique venue and the city's first purpose built multi-format performing arts theatre situated in the heart of Downtown...


15 May, 2017, 08:00 BST Andra Becomes the Image of TransferGo's Commitment to Romanians Everywhere

TransferGo, the international money transfer company offering the fastest low cost online transfers, are delighted to announce the beginning of a...


12 May, 2017, 16:00 BST Budweiser STORM Festival Returns In 2017, Igniting 11 Cities In China And Beyond

Chinese Brand Making Inroads Abroad; Australian Edition Much Anticipated Budweiser STORM Music Festival's 2017 press conference was held in...


12 May, 2017, 10:30 BST Global Guitar Market 2017-2021 with Fender, Gibson, Karl Hofner, PRS Guitars & Yamaha Dominating - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Guitar Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. The global guitar market to...


11 May, 2017, 20:59 BST Shawn "JAY Z" Carter Signs 10-Year Touring Contract With Live Nation

Deal Continues Long-Standing Partnership with Largest Producer of Live Music Concerts Today, Shawn "JAY Z" Carter and Live Nation announced...


11 May, 2017, 19:25 BST Multi-Million Dollar Pink Floyd "The Wall" Collection at San Francisco Art Exchange, Exhibition Premieres July 2017

Masterworks Created for the Album, Concerts, and Film from the Private Collection of Gerald Scarfe on Sale for the First Time Ever During...


11 May, 2017, 08:00 BST 3D Sound Labs Steps Into 3D Audio Production

The MainBerlin Studio in Berlin, Germany is the first professional studio to deploy the Sfëar 3D Audio solution powered by 3D Sound Labs 3D...


09 May, 2017, 15:00 BST John Trudell Archives & Inside Recordings Re-Release The Critically Acclaimed 'John Trudell - AKA Grafitti Man' On 180-Gram Vinyl And CD, Available Worldwide On June 2

John Trudell Archives and Inside Recordings announce a re-issue of the critically acclaimed John Trudell release AKA Grafitti Man on 180-gram vinyl...


08 May, 2017, 14:00 BST Kobalt Music Announces $75 Million Funding Round Led By Hearst Entertainment

New Funding Allows Kobalt Music to Further Scale Its Global Royalty Collection Platform to Drive Growth and Transparency Across the Music Industry...


08 May, 2017, 13:22 BST Alfred Haber Distribution, Inc. (AHDI) At Its "Rebel" Best As It Secures Exclusive International Distribution Rights For Showtime's "MADONNA: REBEL HEART TOUR"

Alfred Haber, founder of Alfred Haber Distribution, Inc. (AHDI), announced today that the company has secured the exclusive international rights to...


04 May, 2017, 16:00 BST Songtradr Global Music Platform Launches 2.0 with Industry-First Features

Premium professional exclusives include: real-time mobile notifications, credits system, and song submission lifecycle Songtradr, the...


04 May, 2017, 09:40 BST Global In-Vehicle Infotainment Market Anticipated to Reach $52.2 Billion by 2022

According to a new market intelligence report by BIS Automotive, titled "Global In-Vehicle Infotainment Market, Analysis & Forecast, 2017 -...


03 May, 2017, 12:22 BST Dirty Water Records Presents, Archie and The Bunkers: 'Hi-Fi Organ Punk' Returns To Europe - New Single Release On Third Man Records

Archie and The Bunkers hail from the birthplace of punk and a major rustbelt gem: Cleveland, Ohio. Self-described "hi-fi organ punk", the band is...


02 May, 2017, 14:09 BST The Beatles Channel - Coming May 18 - Exclusively on SiriusXM

- First ever Beatles-backed radio channel to feature exclusive programming, spanning the songs, stories, influences and legacy of The Fab Four -...


01 May, 2017, 11:30 BST International Jazz Day 2017 Worldwide Celebration Concludes With Extraordinary All-Star Global Concert, Hosted By Actor Will Smith, In Havana, Cuba

Thousands of Performances and Programs Take Place in Over 190 Countries on All Continents Following thousands of events taking place in over...


01 May, 2017, 09:00 BST Sir Lucian Grainge Named Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year 2017

Universal Music Group Chairman & CEO is First Music Executive Honoured with Award The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity...


28 Apr, 2017, 10:00 BST MAKE UP FOR EVER and KEHLANI Launch AQUA XL COLOR COLLECTIONS: The 24-Hour Lasting* Athleisure Makeup Line

#makeupforever #performincolor #athleisure Esteemed makeup artistry brand MAKE UP FOR EVER and R&B sensation KEHLANI team up for a global...


28 Apr, 2017, 09:06 BST Born Us: Chinese stars to Battle with Stunning Zyrah Rose

This Saturday, a large reality TV show called Born Us, exclusively sponsored by JD.com, is going to air its 5th episode. It is a co-production of...