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30 Sep, 2017, 01:52 BST Experience the Future of Cloud at Oracle OpenWorld 2017

Technology's Most Innovative Showcase Kicks Off in San Francisco Oracle OpenWorld -- This weekend, Oracle welcomes tens of thousands of...


29 Sep, 2017, 18:16 BST Martell® Reveals its Inspirational Series of Events H.O.M.E. by Martell with Jhené Aïko

On September 28, the House of Martell launched the first of its ground-breaking H.O.M.E by Martell events, when Grammy-nominated singer...


29 Sep, 2017, 05:42 BST China's Summer Hit Program The Coming One Concludes on a High Note, Signaling a New Era for Singing Competitions

The Coming One, a popular online singing competition program that aired in China this summer, concluded its last episode on September 23. Buyi Mao,...


28 Sep, 2017, 06:14 BST The City of Heroes: at the crossroads of the world, playing a heroic hymn

Nanchang is a famous historical and cultural city which is praised by Wang Bo, a famous poet in Tang Dynasty, as "richly endowed with nature...


28 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Kaskade, Chris Brown and More to Participate in 3rd Annual TIDAL X: Brooklyn

BACARDÍ® Rum Announced as Presenting Sponsor and Joins TIDAL's Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Efforts with $1.3 Million Donation Today,...


26 Sep, 2017, 12:12 BST Un Plan Simple Recordings: French Duo Part-Time Friends Present the 1st Music Video Designed, Produced and Released on Instagram Stories

For the release of their new single, Streets & Stories, Parisian duo Part-Time Friends are presenting a video entirely designed by and for...


26 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Mumford & Sons Join Calvin Harris & P!Nk for The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yasalam After-Race Concerts

British rockers Mumford & Sons confirmed to play Saturday night Yasalam After-Race Concert Following much anticipation, Yas Marina Circuit...


26 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST London's Dirty Water Records 'Spin' Off Sister Label Partner in USA

London record label Dirty Water Records has agreed licensing terms with the new, independent, US label Dirty Water Records USA. This will make...


25 Sep, 2017, 11:15 BST More Celebrity Mentors and World-Renowned Producers Confirmed for THE LAUNCH, CTV's New Original Music Series and International TV Format

- Musical superstars Boy George, Alessia Cara, Nikki Sixx, Julia Michaels, and Jennifer Nettles join previously announced mentors Shania Twain and...


22 Sep, 2017, 09:50 BST Etam Celebrates its Tenth Live Show and Launches its First French Liberté Festival

ON TUESDAY, 26 SEPTEMBER AT 9 P.M., UNDER THE NAVE OF THE FINE ARTS SCHOOL, ETAM WILL CELEBRATE ITS TENTH LIVE SHOW WITH PARIS FASHION WEEK'S...


20 Sep, 2017, 12:15 BST Oh, Oh, Oh! International Musical Icon and Reigning "Queen of Country Pop" Shania Twain Confirmed for THE LAUNCH, CTV's New Original Music Series and International TV Format

- THE LAUNCH is currently in production in Toronto with audience tickets to attend tapings of the series still available - To tweet this release:...


19 Sep, 2017, 16:16 BST GEA Celebrates the 87th Saudi National Day With 27 Events in 17 Cities Across Saudi Arabia

As the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is getting ready to celebrate the 87th Saudi National Day, the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) has announced...


18 Sep, 2017, 15:39 BST Institut Marquès presents their studies on music and the beginning of life at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

- Dr. Marisa López-Teijón, director of this internationally renowned center in Assisted Reproduction, has received the Ig Nobel Prize for...


18 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST European Leg of Lady Gaga's Joanne World Tour To Be Rescheduled

Live Nation confirmed today the European leg of Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour Concert has unfortunately been postponed until early 2018. The six-week...


14 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Dubai-based EDM Producer Shuja Rabbani Introduces new Sound with Third Album Instalment

An independent EDM producer from Afghanistan with a significant following in the Middle East is hoping to break into the global music scene with...


13 Sep, 2017, 15:08 BST Opening ceremony of the 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians held in China's Zhuhai on Sep 12

Following more than a year of preparation, the opening ceremony of the 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians was held in...


13 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST NPAW Announces Expansion of Analytics to Include Offline Playback Metrics

With major streaming platforms pivoting to offline playback and others in the industry soon to join the trend, NPAW business intelligence firm...


13 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Legendary 1960's DJ Emperor Rosko Returns to London to Launch Last Pirate FM

Rosko announces comeback with dawn voyage on the River Thames from Trinity Wharf to Tower Bridge Radio Caroline legend to launch nationwide tour...


12 Sep, 2017, 20:00 BST Intersec embeds Passive Subcell into its fast data analytics platform

A major step forward towards the market's state of the art Intersec (https://www.intersec.com/en/), leading provider of fast data solutions...


12 Sep, 2017, 12:20 BST Jamendo Officially Launch Activity in the US to Bring New Source of Revenue to Independent Artists

Jamendo, the world's leading independent music platform, is officially launching in the US. After more than 10 years active mainly in Europe, the...


11 Sep, 2017, 09:09 BST iQIYI Talent Show Contributes to Hip-hop's Phenomenal Rise in China

The Rap of China, a hip-pop talent show produced by the nation's largest online video platform iQIYI, has thrilled millions of Chinese fans and...


11 Sep, 2017, 02:58 BST Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition Re-Ignites Next August

The Competition Organisation Committee held the press conference recently to announce that the second edition of the competition will take place on...


06 Sep, 2017, 12:07 BST FRETMONKEY NATION Launches Innovative Social Media Platform For Musicians

What started as an innovative guitar record label founded by 23 solo artists across the world has expanded its mission to include all musicians by...


05 Sep, 2017, 15:09 BST TIDAL streaming service available from 2018 in Mercedes-Benz vehicles

Exclusive entertainment featuring more than 50 million songs Mercedes-Benz and global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL, have announced...


05 Sep, 2017, 01:00 BST Warsaw City Hall Brings Chopin to Life with Dedicated Tour and Navigated Interactive Apps in Poland

The sound of mazurkas and polonaises is known worldwide; Fryderyk Chopin was a musical genius who continues to inspire artists and mesmerize...