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Warner Music Group

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  1. Sony, BMG Reteam for Parlophone Label Bid (Report)

    1:46 am 1/7/2013

    Four years after disbanding their music joint venture, the two media giants are eyeing EMI assets, including the Coldplay label.Read more

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  2. Rob Wiesenthal Named COO of Warner Music Group

    12:03 pm 12/20/2012

    Says the former Sony Corp. CFO: "Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records and Warner/Chappell are among the most respected brands in music ... It is an honor to join an organization with such incredible heritage."Read more

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  3. Warner Music: Growth in Digital Music Outweighed Declining Physical Sales For Year

    5:09 am 12/13/2012

    The music major also reports improved fiscal fourth-quarter financials.Read more

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  4. Shake-Up at Warner Bros. Records: CEO Todd Moskowitz Resigns; Warner/Chappell's Cameron Strang to Oversee West Coast

    3:44 pm 12/6/2012

    The label has seen rough times ever since Tom Whalley was ousted in 2010 . In his place, a trifecta of executives was supposed to stabilize and grow the Warner Music Group company.Read more

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  5. Warner Music Group Realigns Structure; Warner/Chappell's Cameron Strang Gets Big Bump

    5:30 pm 11/7/2012

    The reorganization was under discussion when Lyor Cohen still headed up the company's recorded music operation.Read more

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  6. 'Idol' Creator Simon Fuller to Bid on EMI Assets

    1:48 pm 10/8/2012

    The Spice Girls svengali is lining up a bid in partnership with Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, and it looks like they'll have plenty of competition. Read more

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  7. Dangerbird Co-Founder Jeff Castelaz Named President of Elektra Records

    11:23 am 10/4/2012

    Castelaz has played a key role in the careers of such artists as Silversun Pickups, Fitz and The Tantrums, Sea Wolf, Dropkick Murphys, Eagles of Death Metal and Phoenix, among others.Read more

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  8. Justin Bieber, Rihanna Fan Club Sites Operator to Pay $1 Million in Privacy Settlement

    2:20 am 10/4/2012

    The sites owned by Warner Music's Artist Arena were charged with illegally collecting personal data of users under the age of 13.Read more

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  9. Warner Music Reports Mixed Quarterly Financials

    3:45 am 8/9/2012

    UPDATED: The music major, owned by Len Blavatnik, posted lower revenue, but its loss narrowed, and digital revenue in the recorded music unit offset physical declines. Read more

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  10. Hip-Hop Duo New Boyz Sued By Christian Rockers Newsboys Over Name

    4:38 pm 7/9/2012

    Australian band contends its fans are "confused," can be duped into hearing "sexually-explicit lyrics" of New Boyz hits "Backseat," "Tie Me Down."Read more

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