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22 Apr, 2018, 10:24 BST R&B Superstar 'The Weeknd' to Headline Friday Night After-Race Concert at 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Grammy-award winner announced as first major international act to perform at Yasalam After-Race Concert series Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH...


21 Apr, 2018, 07:00 BST Rockschool's Revolution in Music Education Wins Queen's Award for Enterprise

The company, which is the world's first rock and pop music exam board, has today been awarded the Queen's Awards for Enterprise. This prestigious...


20 Apr, 2018, 07:00 BST TOYOTA Introducing "Universal Street Games": Global Competition in Hunting for Best Street Musicians, Dancers and Athletes

- OUR WORLD IS ON STREET: Are You Ready to Rip It, Riff It or Ride It? - The "Universal Street Games" brought to you by Toyota Motor...


16 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST La Fosse Partners With Leading Podcast to Unveil the Secret Lives of Leaders

Fast-growth Technology, Digital and Change recruiter La Fosse Associates is delighted to announce it is sponsoring the new series of the popular...


09 Apr, 2018, 16:00 BST Live Nation Expands Festival Passport For 2018 With Brand New VIP Tier And Access To 100+ Festivals Globally

Verified Fan™ Registration For Festival Passport™ Begins Today, April 9 Today Live Nation announces the return of its one of a kind Festival...


04 Apr, 2018, 09:26 BST Archie and The Bunkers Share New Video 'She's A Rocking Machine' Ahead of Sophomore LP 'Songs From The Lodge' on Dirty Water Records

Straight from the city of Cleveland Ohio - the home of The Electric Eels, The Pagans, The Dead Boys, Pere Ubu, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, and many...


02 Apr, 2018, 08:43 BST Shanghai Orchestra Academy Kicks Off Third Year of Collaboration in Classical Music Education with NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra

Through the backing of the AEP-China Project - an innovative cultural and arts expansion program jointly initiated by Maestro Long Yu, the Shanghai...


27 Mar, 2018, 14:00 BST Bowers & Wilkins announced as Official Speaker & Headphone Partner at Abbey Road Studios

Abbey Road Studios and Bowers & Wilkins today announce a new strategic partnership, uniting two of the world's most esteemed audio brands. The...


22 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT Bulova Partners with Universal Music Group to Launch 'Tune of Time'

Digital series showcasing emerging musical talent Bulova launches "Tune of Time," a short-form video series focusing on a selection of some...


22 Mar, 2018, 09:40 GMT Electric Guitar Market Growth to Gain From Rising Consumer Interest Towards Music, Concerts and Live Performances: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Electric Guitar Market is segmented on the basis of type as Semi-Hollow Body, Hollow Body, and Solid Body. A kind of guitar possessing a...


21 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Fossil Debuts Summer 2018 Campaign

INCLUDING CELEBRATED BRITISH SINGER-SONGWRITER IZZY BIZU Fossil, the original innovator of the fashion watch, is proud to unveil its latest...


20 Mar, 2018, 00:15 GMT Vivid Sydney 2018 Festival Program Announced Celebrating 10 Years of Creativity and Innovation

CUSTOMS HOUSE RETURNS 2018 CELEBRATES AUSTRALIAN AND NSW ARTISTS AND GLOBAL CREATIVE INNOVATORS JAMES CAMERON AND DARE JENNINGS HEADLINE VIVID...


14 Mar, 2018, 13:44 GMT Invictus Appoints Music Legend & Media Mogul Gene Simmons as Chief Evangelist Officer

INVICTUS MD STRATEGIES CORP. ("Invictus" or the "Company") (TSXV: IMH) (OTC: IVITF) (FRA: 8IS1) announced today that rock 'n' roll legend and...


12 Mar, 2018, 15:18 GMT JAY-Z And Beyoncé Join Forces For OTR II Tour

- Stadium Tour Kicks Off in UK & Europe on June 6; North American Leg Starts July 25th - - Citi, TIDAL, and Beyhive Pre-sales Begin March...


12 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Bushmills Irish Whiskey: Poetic Short Film Featuring Foy Vance Celebrates Real Irish Culture Ahead of St. Patrick’s Day

As people get ready to celebrate St Patrick's Day on 17th March, Bushmills® Irish Whiskey, which is produced at Ireland's oldest working...


03 Mar, 2018, 12:56 GMT The XX Habanos Festival Comes to a Closure With a Gala Evening Dedicated to Partagás

- During the evening the new Línea Maduro of Partagás was presented - 1,485,000 euros were raised in the...


01 Mar, 2018, 15:00 GMT The Celebration of the 20th Anniversary Marks the Mid-point of This Year's Habano Festival

- Two decades of success mark an evening dedicated to a Festival that brings together Habano lovers from more than 70 countries...


26 Feb, 2018, 12:30 GMT SEAT Becomes the World's First Brand to Integrate Shazam in its Cars

The car of the future at the MWC - The company partners with the popular music-discovery app to safely allow users to identify...


26 Feb, 2018, 08:21 GMT Parliamentary Leaders Unite With Patients and Charities to Form the One Voice Choir at Westminster Tube Station and Show Support for Rare Disease Day 2018

- A cross-party group of high-profile MPs and Peers will today be joined by patients, charities and industry to form a one-off choir...


25 Feb, 2018, 14:50 GMT GEA: Saudi Arabia Ready to Become a Global Entertainment Hub With More Than 5000 Events Announced for 2018

- H.E. Ahmed Al Khatib: "GEA is one of the engines for transformation in the Kingdom. We are working to make KSA a global...


22 Feb, 2018, 10:05 GMT Sony Pictures Television Lands Worldwide Distribution for CTV's THE LAUNCH in Exclusive Deal With Bell Media and Big Machine Label Group

To tweet release: http://bmpr.ca/2CC2dJf Bell Media, Big Machine Label Group (BMLG), and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced today that SPT...


21 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT CellPoint Mobile's Payment Technology Powers First-Of-Its-Kind Live Music Hub In The UK

MusicPlanet Live's new platform for fans, artists, venues & promoters leverages CellPoint Mobile's payment technology for frictionless...


08 Feb, 2018, 13:30 GMT "Yes I Am" Party Held by Cacharel

Yesterday a party was held for the international launch of Yes I Am by Cacharel, the new fragrance for women, with a performance by Izzy...


08 Feb, 2018, 10:30 GMT Rhapsody International Appoints Bill Patrizio President and CEO of Napster

Rhapsody International, owner of global music streaming provider Napster, today announced that respected media and technology industry executive...


06 Feb, 2018, 15:00 GMT The Habanos Festival Kicks Off, Celebrating its 20th Anniversary With Major New Launches

- Cohiba presents Robustos Reserva 2014, its most Premium offer - Línea Maduro Partagás will be the other star of the show...