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Month November 2011

Abbey Road Studios’ Anthem Competition winners

Back in March EMI’s world famous Abbey Road Studios launched a worldwide search for original, unsigned and undiscovered composers to celebrate the studios’ 80th anniversary. Out of almost 1000 entries received eight winners were selected by the judges to be recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra under the guidance of renowned composer Eric Whitacre in [...]

Hunt for Pink Floyd treasure

The UK’s first ever national Pink Floyd treasure hunt kicked off today, inviting fans to find posters of all 14 Pink Floyd studio album sleeves which have been placed in 11 towns and cities across the UK. The hunt is part of the ‘Why Pink Floyd‘ initiative which has seen the release of special editions [...]

AIR confirm new album ‘Le voyage dans la lune’

‘Le voyage dans la lune’ (A Trip To The Moon) was a pioneering black and white silent film from revered director Georges Méliès released in 1902 that is considered one of the most important works in film history. AIR, the duo of Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel have just confirmed that this classic film is [...]

The Little Willies return For The Good Times

The Little Willies – Lee Alexander (bass), Jim Campilongo (guitar), Norah Jones (piano, vocals), Richard Julian (guitar, vocals) and Dan Rieser (drums) – have reconvened to record ‘For The Good Times’, the follow up to their eponymous 2006 debut. The album will be out in January. The band first formed in 2003 as an excuse [...]

New Katy Perry video is The One That Got Away

Sometimes you promise someone forever but it doesn’t work out that way. Watch Katy Perry and Diego Luna star in the sixth chapter of the ‘Teenage Dream’ story:

Chiddy Bang announce March release date for debut album ‘Breakfast’

Breakout electro inspired hip-hop duo Chiddy Bang have confirmed the release of their highly anticipated debut album. ‘Breakfast’ will be released in the UK on March 5 next year through EMI’s Parlophone Records and Spin magazine has already declared it to be ‘one of the most anticipated debuts’ coming up. ‘Breakfast’ was written over the [...]

Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here Immersion, Experience, vinyl and SACD editions are here

Tinie Tempah hosts the UK’s highest resolution interactive photo

Tinie Tempah surprised fans at his concert at the O2 in London last Friday when he asked all 15,000 of them to ‘smile for the camera’ before taking a single, super high resolution picture which captured every single audience member’s face. The image was captured by specialist photographers Gigapixel FanCam and is the world’s highest [...]

30 Seconds To Mars and Katy Perry winners at MTV Europe Music Awards

Congratulations to 30 Seconds To Mars and Katy Perry who were winners last night at the MTV Europe Music Awards, the EMAs! 30 Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto collected the band’s double haul of Best Alternative Act and Best World Stage EMAs while Katy was there to pick up her Best Live Act award [...]

Peter Gabriel and EMI extend partnership

We’ve had doubly good news today – both EMI Music and EMI Music Publishing have reached a deal to extended their long running relationships with seminal recording artist Peter Gabriel, you can read the full details here. Gabriel’s current album ‘New Blood’ was released through EMI Label Services on October 10 (October 11 in the [...]