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24 Mar, 2019, 11:28 GMT Khobar Shines Bright as 10,433 Participants Join Saudi Arabia's First Ever 'The Color Run' Presented by Sunsilk

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia received its first big splash of color this weekend as over ten thousand participants joined The Color Run presented by...


19 Mar, 2019, 03:11 GMT Vivid Sydney 2019 Enters a New Decade of Innovation and Creativity

Vivid Sydney, the largest festival of light, music and ideas in the Southern Hemisphere, will ignite the Harbour City this winter from Friday 24 May...


18 Mar, 2019, 10:00 GMT Lost Society Reopens in Battersea to Establish Itself as a Leading Hospitality Venue

Lost Society has relaunched in Battersea, with the former workforce including owners, bartenders and DJs uniting to bring the South London venue back ...


18 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT Little Mix Star Leigh-Anne Pinnock Signs to Umbro as Face of SS19

British sports fashion brand Umbro unveils its SS19 campaign starring pop sensation Leigh-Anne Pinnock, singer with the world's biggest girl band,...


15 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Yvette Noel-Schure, Music PR Executive, Receives Berklee's Master of Global Entertainment Award at Berklee's Campus in Valencia, Spain

Yvette Noel-Schure, highly-regarded music and entertainment PR executive, was presented with Berklee's first Master of Global Entertainment Award by...


15 Mar, 2019, 06:00 GMT Africa's Boomplay Announces Licensing Deal With Warner Music

Boomplay, the largest music streaming and download service in Africa, has signed a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music to bring the record...


06 Mar, 2019, 13:00 GMT MUSIC WORLD CUP® Appoints Emmy Award Winner Edvin Marton as World Unity Ambassador

After MUSIC WORLD CUP® revealed its World Unity Ambassador Program last week from its Swiss offices, today it follows by announcing the appointment...


25 Feb, 2019, 19:00 GMT 1MORE Stylish True Wireless In-Ear Headphone to feature at MWC 2019, with Nubia alpha, the world's first commercially available Wearable Phone with a flexible display

1MORE, Inc. and Nubia Technology Co., Ltd. today announced a cooperation at the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC) that will take place between 25-28 ...


25 Feb, 2019, 13:30 GMT The Outernet: First in New Global Network of Immersive Media Spaces to Launch in London's Soho

Outernet London acts as global blueprint for future planned venues in New York, Los Angeles & beyond The Outernet London to open in the heart of...


25 Feb, 2019, 11:08 GMT MUSIC WORLD CUP® Appoints Rodney Jerkins as World Unity Ambassador

MUSIC WORLD CUP® revealed its World Unity Ambassador Program today from its offices in Switzerland, announcing the appointment of the four-time...


25 Feb, 2019, 10:07 GMT Global Social Awards Have Started - It Will Award Influencers From all Over the World for the First Time

Global Social Awards (GLOSA), which search for rising stars in social media and award inspirational influencers, announces the first year of global...


23 Feb, 2019, 12:21 GMT The XXI Habanos Festival Comes to a Close With a Gala Evening Dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of Trinidad Brand

The XXI Habanos Festival has ended with the celebration of the Evening Gala. The final touch to a week packed with activities for the world's best...


21 Feb, 2019, 16:30 GMT 2019 Erasmus Prize Awarded to John Adams

The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation has awarded the 2019 Erasmus Prize to the American composer and conductor John Adams (b. 1947). The theme of this...


21 Feb, 2019, 11:39 GMT ZEE5 Sponsors Iconic Singer Asha Bhosle's Global Farewell Tour and Tribute to Music Maestro R.D. Burman, in the UK

Digital entertainment platform ZEE5 has announced its title sponsorship of the UK leg of iconic Bollywood singer, Asha Bhosle's global farewell tour...


20 Feb, 2019, 12:10 GMT Chilled in a Field, a Not-for-profit, Environmentally Conscious Social Gathering for Families

Chilled in a Field is a small, feel good, modern, family-friendly festival grown from the 90s London party scene. Having kids doesn't mean people...


19 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT Mild Orange Announces 2019 European Tour

Following the global success of their debut album "Foreplay", today Mild Orange announced their 2019 European Tour, set to start in May and travel...


18 Feb, 2019, 07:00 GMT New National Theatre, Tokyo, Announces Lineup for 2019/2020 Season for Opera, Ballet and Dance

The New National Theatre, Tokyo (https://www.nntt.jac.go.jp/english/), Japan's world-class opera house, is pleased to announce the lineup for the...


13 Feb, 2019, 16:40 GMT Jamendo Adopts the Independent Management Entity (IME) Status

Jamendo adopts the Independent Management Entity (IME) status in Luxembourg with the ambition to operate across the European Union. (Photo:...


13 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT WCG Releases New Theme Song, Beyond the Game (Steve Aoki Remix)

WCG Inc. (World Cyber Games) released a new version of its theme song 'Beyond the Game (Steve Aoki Remix)'. Steve Aoki is a world class DJ recognized ...


12 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Party at the Biggest Carnivals Around the World: Mardi Gras Experiences You Wouldn't Want to Miss

Mardi Gras marks the end of the festive Carnival season, a period of feasting and fun that begins on 6th January in Christian culture. Mardi Gras,...


11 Feb, 2019, 15:00 GMT The XXI Habanos Festival Kicks Off

Havana, which celebrates its 500th anniversary, hosts the XXI Habano Festival Two undisputed stars: the Trinidad brand and the San Cristóbal de La...


06 Feb, 2019, 10:07 GMT Mariah Carey and John Legend to Headline Florence4Ever

Billed as a pop symphonic experience and city celebration for the people, Florence4Ever will be produced by Dream Loud /4Ever Brand and take place at ...


28 Jan, 2019, 14:55 GMT Saint Lucia Jazz Festival and Jazz at Lincoln Center Announce First-Ever Collaboration

2019 Saint Lucia Jazz Festival Produced in Collaboration with Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces Stellar Lineup The Saint Lucia Jazz Festival and Jazz...


28 Jan, 2019, 05:30 GMT TUMI Unveils Global Campaign Starring Lenny & Zoë Kravitz

TUMI, the leading international travel + lifestyle brand, released its latest global campaign; exemplifying the meaning of personal journeys...


25 Jan, 2019, 12:00 GMT Jacob Whitesides to Be the Face of Viktor&Rolf's New Fragrance for Men

Viktor&Rolf is excited to announce that singer songwriter Jacob Whitesides will be the face of its new fragrance for men, to be launched worldwide...