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16 Nov, 2017, 16:24 GMT Coldplay's "A Head Full Of Dreams Tour" Becomes Third Highest Grossing World Tour Of All Time

OVER 5 MILLION FANS ATTENDED ACROSS 31 COUNTRIES "A world exploding in full technicolor, overwhelming your senses, lifting you into a state of...


16 Nov, 2017, 13:00 GMT Creators' Global Collections Hit Record €9.2 Billion, Says 2017 CISAC Report

Global royalty collections for creators have hit a new record high of €9.2 billion annually, up 6% on the previous year according to new figures...


16 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Zippo Encore Rocks on in Partnership With Stone Sour

Zippo Encore today announced their sponsorship of Stone Sour's 21-date European winter tour. The three time Grammy nominated, multi-platinum...


15 Nov, 2017, 14:33 GMT Vodafone Passes: Evolution of Content

Leading voices in the world of media have been making their predictions on the future of content consumption at the "Vodafone Passes: Evolution...


15 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Vezt To Offer Music Fans A Chance To Own Portion Of The Rights In A Hit Song

Fans and Artists Share Ownership and Royalties in Revolutionary Initial Song Offering™ The future of music ownership has arrived and we...


15 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT LOUIS XIII Announces 100 Years, a New Song by Pharrell Williams to Be Released in 2117 Only #Ifwecare

On November 13th 2017, LOUIS XIII Cognac premiered "100 Years"- The Song We'll Only Hear If We Care - a unique musical composition created by...


14 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Vodafone Passes: Evolution of Content

Leading voices in the world of media have been making their predictions on the future of content consumption at the "Vodafone Passes: Evolution...


13 Nov, 2017, 14:03 GMT Pat McGrath Labs Partners With 300 Entertainment Artist, Maggie Lindemann, To Retail Beauty Products For The First Time Through Spotify

Iconic Luxury Beauty Brand is the First to Retail Cosmetics Through the Streaming Platform Pat McGrath Labs, the iconic beauty brand, today...


13 Nov, 2017, 09:50 GMT Bugbear Entertainment - Get Your Music Featured on Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC Game

Bugbear Entertainment is searching for bands to submit music for their latest racing game: Wreckfest, and are currently accepting...


13 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT New Pioneer Z & D series speakers created to evoke "Bold in the Details"

Pioneer Electronics Asia Centre, an in-car entertainment market leader, today launches its latest 2018 speakers, led by the flagship Z series and...


08 Nov, 2017, 07:10 GMT The Shanghai Orchestra Academy is visited by EUYO Members

Young European Musicians and SOA Students Engage in Musical and Cultural Exchanges At the Orchestra Over ten members of the European Union...


07 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Modestep Performs Thrilling Gig Suspended From Icy Peak at 6,500 feet

Jägermeister reveals Ice Cold Gig 2017 Modestep have performed the world's most epic gig, on a space net suspended from a freezing New Zealand...


30 Oct, 2017, 08:02 GMT Shanghai Orchestra Academy Starts Worldwide Admissions Process for 2018 Academic Year

The Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA), a partnership between the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, and the Shanghai...


29 Oct, 2017, 10:56 GMT 2.0 Audio Launch Sets Benchmark for International Film Events in Dubai

- Megastar Rajinikanth marks first overseas movie promotion - A. R. Rahman wows audiences with original 2.0 background score at...


26 Oct, 2017, 14:03 BST The Ninth Measure Releases 'Homecoming' as New Praise and Worship CD

The Ninth Measure, the acclaimed Praise and Worship band based in Denver, released their debut CD this week featuring 12 original songs. Providing...


26 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Habanos, S.A Introduces Its New Línea Retro at the 35th Edition of the Havana International Fair

- The Havana International Fair (FIHAV 2017) in Havana - This new Línea Retro kicks off with two products: Partagás Capitols and...


24 Oct, 2017, 11:33 BST Global Superstar Jennifer Lopez Named as Dubai Airshow Gala Dinner Special Guest

In celebration of the biggest Dubai Airshow to date, Dubai Airports has surpassed expectations once again with the announcement of one of the...


23 Oct, 2017, 11:56 BST Audio Network France Appoints General Manager

Audio Network, the global music company specialising in music for film, television and digital media, has today announced the appointment of...


19 Oct, 2017, 06:00 BST Historic Eric Clapton Guitar: "The Heir to Blackie" Goes on Sale

Exclusively from San Francisco Art Exchange LLC In 2004 when Eric's coveted Blackie sold at Christies at a then-record-breaking price of...


17 Oct, 2017, 21:02 BST Tune into TIDAL X: Brooklyn Featuring Performances from Stevie Wonder, JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Chris Brown, Fifth Harmony & More on October 17

Fans worldwide can donate and watch the livestreamed concert via TIDAL.com/Brooklyn Share the performances with your readers using the embed code:...


17 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST Music Streaming: Miles & More Award Miles can now be Earned and Redeemed with Napster

Europe's largest frequent flyer and awards programme is cooperating with one of the leading streaming services Enjoying unlimited access to...


16 Oct, 2017, 18:00 BST Elton John Announces Final Shows Of His Critically-Acclaimed Caesars Palace Residency

Tickets for Final 14 Performances of "The Million Dollar Piano" April 28 - May 19, 2018 On Sale Sunday, October 22 World-renowned singer,...


15 Oct, 2017, 12:34 BST Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment Today Announced the Final Artist Set to Play the Yasalam After-Race Concerts

Music Superstar Kendrick Lamar Completes Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yasalam After-Race Concerts Line Up Top Dawg Entertainment recording artist...


10 Oct, 2017, 15:10 BST "Tough time to tame two talking tigers" -- MerlinMoon

Indie Rock Artist MerlinMoon Releases the Long-Awaited Album ICONOGRAPHY After seventeen months brewing in a mind full of uncertainty,...


10 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST 3D Sound Labs Selected by Ina GRM for the Upcoming Version of the GRM Tools

3D Sound Labs, the 3D/VR Audio specialist, today announced that Ina-GRM has selected the VR Audio Kit for their new set of spatial audio plugins....