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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Warner Music Group Logs Smaller Loss on Falling Revenue

    5:44 pm 5/15/2012

    Big sellers during the quarter include Bruno Mars, Skrillex, Ed Sheeran, The Black Keys and fun.Read more

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  6. Alanis Morissette's New Album Set for Release on August 28

    2:23 pm 5/2/2012

    The singer's "Havoc and Bright Lights" will be her first album in four years.Read more

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  7. SAG-AFTRA Moves Toward Halting Music Video Work

    2:20 pm 4/25/2012

    The new union says it may issue a "Do Not Work" order next month, days before talks with the labels resume. The decision on an order will send a signal to studios, commercial producers and even talent agents.Read more

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  8. Madonna's 'MDNA' is No. 1: Guy Oseary, Jimmy Iovine on the Art of the Album Roll-Out

    2:30 am 4/4/2012

    The pop queen's longtime manager and brand new label head reflect on the road taken straight to the top of the charts and answer a nagging question: three decades in, is Madonna still selling scandal? Read more

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  9. Hollywood Docket: Tower of Power vs. Warner Music; Sirius XM vs. SoundExchange; CBS vs. Trekkies

    8:27 am 3/30/2012

    Digital downloads, monopoly conspiracies and the battle over a lost "Star Trek" script top the legal issues facing the entertainment industry this past week.Read more

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  10. S-Curve Records Partners With Warner Music U.K. on International Licensing Deal

    10:05 pm 3/22/2012

    The label's roster also includes Joss Stone, We The Kings, Nikki Jean and Andy Grammer.Read more

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