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  1. Warner Music Group Posts Fiscal Fourth-Quarter Loss

    5:03 am 12/8/2011

    Major recorded music sellers in the quarter included the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Bruno Mars as digital represented nearly 50 percent of U.S. recorded music revenue.Read more

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  2. Edgar Bronfman Jr. to Step Down as Warner Music Chairman at End of January

    12:46 pm 12/5/2011

    Len Blavatnik, whose Access Industries acquired the music firm earlier this year, said he is only becoming "more optimistic" about the company's outlook.Read more

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  3. Grateful Dead's Music to Be Featured in Narrative-Style Film

    1:23 pm 11/18/2011

    At the helm: ICM agent Bruce Kaufman, who was instrumental in bringing to the screen 20 re-recorded Beatles songs for the 2007 movie "Across the Universe."Read more

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  4. Google Music Store to Launch Wednesday

    4:46 pm 11/14/2011

    According to sources, Warner Music Group and Sony Music have yet to get on board which may diminish the impact of the announcement.Read more

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  5. Warner Music Group Names Brian Roberts to CFO Post

    12:57 pm 11/10/2011

    Meanwhile, WMG recorded music chairman and CEO Lyor Cohen has flattened the company's management structure,
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  6. Analyst: Universal Music Play for Part of EMI May Be Right Deal at Wrong Time

    8:44 am 11/9/2011

    UBS expert Polo Tang says an acquisition could hurt investor sentiment toward corporate parent Vivendi following a report that the music label is in the lead to acquire EMI's recorded music unit.Read more

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  7. EMI: Access/Warner Music Pulls Out of Auction

    7:10 pm 10/30/2011

    Sources confirm that Len Blavatnik's Access Industries, which was said to be the front-runner in the bidding, has pulled out of the auction for EMI's recorded music operation. Will its exit open the door for UMG to step in? Read more

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  8. Len Blavatnik's Warner Music Closing in on EMI's Artists Division (Report)

    7:35 am 10/28/2011

    BMG Rights is thought likely to snap up the London-based record company's publishing business. Read more

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  9. Warner Music Group Names Former MGM Vice Chair Stephen Cooper CEO

    12:14 pm 8/19/2011

    With the turnaround expert running day-to-day operations, Edgar Bronfman Jr. will serve as chairman, while Lyor Cohen, chairman and CEO, recorded music and Cameron Strang, chairman and CEO of Warner/Chappell Music, keep their posts.Read more

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  10. CAA-Partnered Private Equity Firm, Owner of 'American Idol' CKx Consider EMI Bids

    7:24 am 8/17/2011

    David Bonderman’s TPG Capital and Apollo Global Management are among those performing due diligence.Read more

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