MegaUpload files papers in Hong Kong to get assets back
MegaUpload files papers in Hong Kong to get assets back

After a New Zealand court recently ordered the authorities there to return seized assets to...

X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic
X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic

R&B-pop trio Rough Copy - who wound up coming fourth on 'The X-Factor' back in...

Rosie Lowe joins Wolf Tone
Rosie Lowe joins Wolf Tone

Paul Epworth has picked dark-pop orchid Rosie Lowe to join his Wolf Tone label. The...

Warner/Chappell signs Jay Joyce
Warner/Chappell signs Jay Joyce

Warner/Chappell has announced that it has signed a new worldwide deal with songwriter and producer...

SFX buys Perryscope Productions
SFX buys Perryscope Productions

SFX Entertainment is continuing its quest to own all of the world's 'EMC' companies, with...

vKontakte founder says he's been fired by Putin allies
vKontakte founder says he's been fired by Putin allies

The founder of vKontakte, the Russian social network that has come under much criticism of...

Lauren Zalaznick joins Shazam's board of directors
Lauren Zalaznick joins Shazam's board of directors

Shazam has announced the appointment of Lauren Zalaznick to its board of directors. Zalaznick has...

Young Guns Network to celebrate first birthday with free event
Young Guns Network to celebrate first birthday with free event

The Young Guns Network, an initiative providing non-old biz insiders with the chance to socialise...

Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP
Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP

Trad folk clan Bellowhead have signed to Universal's Island Records, which is one way to...

Believe signs SRD
Believe signs SRD

Believe Digital has announced a new deal with Southern Record Distributors. Believe will handle SRD's...

New London record store, Rye Wax, opening soon(ish)
New London record store, Rye Wax, opening soon(ish)

Since it's always a pleasant rarity to hear of a record shop opening, as opposed...

Skullcandy announces headphones for women
Skullcandy announces headphones for women

WOMEN! Are you tired of being unable to listen to music on the move? Well,...

Tango launches new news feed with integrated Spotify
Tango launches new news feed with integrated Spotify

Mobile messaging app Tango has put live a new News Feed function, which counts as...

Pirate Bay processes ten millionth torrent upload, faces two millionth Google block
Pirate Bay processes ten millionth torrent upload, faces two millionth Google block

The always contentious Pirate Bay hit a new milestone on Monday when, according to Torrentfreak,...

Oxegen short on 'suitable acts', won't take place this year
Oxegen short on 'suitable acts', won't take place this year

Irish festival Oxegen will not take place this year, its organiser MCD have confirmed, citing...

Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned
Prince makes up with Warner Music, re-release campaign planned

Prince has entered into a new deal with Warner Bros Records, the label he rather...

Jay Z recordings at heart of extortion allegations
Jay Z recordings at heart of extortion allegations

A producer called Chauncey Mahan was questioned over allegations of extortion on Friday in relation...

 
Bieber's DUI trial date delayed
Bieber's DUI trial date delayed

A request to delay Justin Bieber's trial on DUI charges has been granted, following a...

X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic
X-Factor trio Rough Copy sign to Epic

R&B-pop trio Rough Copy - who wound up coming fourth on 'The X-Factor' back in...

Iggy Azalea discusses fans' fingering problem
Iggy Azalea discusses fans' fingering problem

Hey, remember when Bruno Mars had to ask fans to stop throwing plastic grenades onto...

Wu-Tang fans raising money on Kickstarter to buy one-off album
Wu-Tang fans raising money on Kickstarter to buy one-off album

Fans of Wu-Tang Clan "the world over" have clubbed together to raise enough money to...

Release Round-Up: Hannah Diamond, Courtney Love, Hercules & Love Affair, FM Belfast, REABO and Lily Allen
Release Round-Up: Hannah Diamond, Courtney Love, Hercules & Love Affair, FM Belfast, REABO and Lily Allen

Yaaaay. Hate-to-love/love-to-hate pop lolly Hannah DiamondĀ (pictured) has shown off a new single titled 'Attachment'. It...

Festival Line-Up Update: Reading & Leeds, V Festival, Outlook and more
Festival Line-Up Update: Reading & Leeds, V Festival, Outlook and more

Hi! Highlights of today's Festival Line-Up Update, a summary of the changes just made to...

MTV VMAs move back to LA
MTV VMAs move back to LA

Well, the MTV Video Music Awards went to New York for a year, and it...

Justin Bieber offends with Japanese war shrine photo
Justin Bieber offends with Japanese war shrine photo

Justin Bieber's gone and got himself in a bit of hot water again. No, he's...

Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay
Paul Weller rules himself out of future Record Store Days, after limited edition single appears on eBay

Paul Weller has ruled himself out of getting involved with future Record Store Days, after...

Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back
Bieber lawyers ask for DUI trial to be pushed back

Justin Bieber's legal reps have asked for more time to prepare the pop tyke's defence...

Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP
Bellowhead celebrate tenth anniversary with Island signing, new LP

Trad folk clan Bellowhead have signed to Universal's Island Records, which is one way to...

Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows
Sick Lorde postpones Australian shows

Poor sweet Lorde has called in sick (on doctors' advice, I should add) to a...

Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)
Vulfpeck told to take down silent Spotify album, issue statement (on Spotify)

Vulfpeck have been "RESPECTFULLY" asked to remove one of their albums from Spotify, the band...

Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne
Release Round-Up: Trash Talk, Blondes, Delphic, Sasha Keable and Avril Lavigne

Yo. Sacramento thrashers Trash Talk, the one and only hardcore signing to Odd Future Records,...

Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs
Gigs & Tours Round-Up: The Libertines, Blondie, 1Xtra, Flying Lotus, and Kaiser Chiefs

I hope you're sitting down, because I've got some big news. The LibertinesĀ (pictured) are getting...

Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles
Barack and Michelle Obama pay tribute to Frankie Knuckles

US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were amongst the people to pay tribute...

 
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  • vKontakte founder says he’s been fired by Putin allies
  • Iggy Azalea discusses fans’ fingering problem
  • Wu-Tang fans raising money on Kickstarter to buy one-off album
  • Justin Bieber offends with Japanese war shrine photo
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