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Music Industry Moves: BMG Ups Angela Barkan and Cyndi Lynott, Emile Sande Signs Publishing Deal With Reservoir

BMG has promoted U.S. frontline recorded-music execs Angela Barkan and Cyndi Lynott to senior vice presidents, the company announced on Monday. On the East Coast, Barkan, who is currently…

Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Lil Nas X, Doja Cat, Lead iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour

Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, Jonas Brothers, Doja Cat, Lil Nas X, Megan Thee Stallion and more will headline the 2021 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, presented by Capital One and…

13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From ‘Song Exploder’ to ‘Mogul’

With so many podcasts in the audiosphere and only so many hours in the day, it can be a challenge just testing the waters, let alone finding one…

BMG Reports Best-Ever Half-Year Results, CEO Says Company ‘Outpaced the Market in Three Core Territories’

With overall revenue growth of 9% and a 7% gain in EBITDA, BMG boasts of its best first half since parent company Bertelsmann returned to the music business…

Music Industry Moves: Epic Records Ups Richard Foster to VP; Virgin Music Launches in Brazil

Richard Foster has been pro­moted to vice president, marketing at Epic Records, it was announced by Dave Bell, executive VP and head of marketing, to whom Foster reports.…

After ‘Bang’-Up Job With AJR, Industry Vet Steve Greenberg Brings S-Curve Records to Disney Music Group

Veteran label exec, S-Curve Records founder and noted pop historian Steve Greenberg will re-launch the label, which recently celebrated its 20th anniversary, at Disney Music Group. Andy Grammer…