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  1. Can the Movie Soundtrack Be Saved?

    2:29 pm 8/6/2011

    The traditional song compilation long has been an afterthought, but after years of plummeting sales, music execs are finding new ways to connect with choosy listeners.Read more

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  2. Warner Music Group's Quarterly Loss Narrows

    5:10 am 8/4/2011

    The music major, which was recently taken private, benefited from a LimeWire settlement and releases from the likes of Cee Lo Green and Bruno Mars.Read more

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  3. Warner Music Group Shareholders Approve Sale

    6:49 am 7/6/2011

    The company says the acquisition by Len Blavatnik's Access Industries is expected to close later this quarter.Read more

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  4. EMI Gears Up for 'Possible Sale' Read CEO Roger Faxon's Memo to Staff

    1:03 pm 6/20/2011

    EMI issued a statement on Monday saying that it has launched an effort to find a new owner, among other "strategic alternatives." Read more

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  5. A&R Exec Steve McDonald Exits Warner Bros. Records

    9:35 am 6/10/2011

    After a year at the label, the Redd Kross rocker-turned-executive returns to punk rock supergroup Off! full-time.Read more

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  6. Warner Music Quarterly Loss Widens to $38 Million

    4:38 am 5/10/2011

    Top sellers in the quarter included Bruno Mars, R.E.M., Wiz Khalifa and Cee Lo Green as digital business contributed 48 percent of revenue in the company’s U.S. recorded music unit.Read more

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  7. Warner Music Bought by Len Blavatnik's Access Industries in $3.3 Billion Deal

    7:29 am 5/6/2011

    Blavatnik, who previously bid for MGM, was already an investor in the third-largest music company and is a former board member.Read more

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  8. Live Nation Puts In Bid For Warner Recorded Music

    11:40 pm 3/31/2011

    The concert and ticketing company's offer comes after it largely abandoned plans to compete with record labels by signing superstar artists like Madonna and Jay-Z.Read more

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  9. Sean Parker Mulling Bid on Warner Music Group (Report)

    1:21 am 3/12/2011

    Could the man who famously fought the major labels — and made millions on Facebook -- end up owning the one that went after him?Read more

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  10. VEVO to Live Stream Bonnaroo Music Festival

    10:29 am 3/9/2011

    The music video service is co-owned by Universal Music Group and Sony Music; EMI licenses its content. Read more

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