Tag Archives: Atlantic Records

In This Moment Signs New Deal With Atlantic, Set To Enter Studio

Posted by on February 5, 2014

Here we have the second story about a label move today. In This Moment have jumped to Atlantic in a new deal after being signed to Century Media, which has released all of the band’s previous albums thus far including 2012’s Blood. Following the signing, the band will be heading into the studio on February 23 […]

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As Metal Station WSOU Celebrates 65 Years, Alumni Reflect

Posted by on April 12, 2013

What were you doing on April 14th, 1948?   If you’re like me, you didn’t even exist yet. And to those of you reading this that did exist on that date, I hope that whatever you were doing was fulfilling and wonderful, even if you were only a newborn at the time. You likely don’t […]

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Roadrunner Records President Jonas Nachsin Steps Down

Posted by on November 14, 2012

Roadrunner Records have gone through many obvious changes behind the scenes, with staff around the world getting laid off or stepping down. Now we can add one more major name leaving the metal label: Jonas Nachsin. After twenty years at Roadrunner Records, the last twelve as president, Nachsin announced that he was stepping down from […]

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AC/DC Almost Dropped From Record Label In 1976

Posted by on March 29, 2012

It’s hard to believe that the almighty AC/DC were ever at risk of getting dropped by a label. However, according to the man who signed the classic rock icons to Atlantic Records, that indeed almost happened in 1976. In an interview with Classic Rock Magazine, Phil Carson (Atlantic Records’ London-based chief executive) revealed that AC/DC […]

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Are ‘Very Bad Things Ahead’ For Warner Music Group?

Posted by on December 8, 2011

That’s what a recent article on Digital Music News cites a source inside the company as saying.  Warner Music Group was acquired for $3.3 billion by Russian billionaire Len Blavatnik’s Access Industries back in May. Now, according to the source, Blavatnik is having a case of buyer’s remorse. WMG chairman Edgar Bronfman Jr. is exiting the […]

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Staind Streaming New Album Online

Posted by on September 7, 2011

Staind’s new self-titled album is currently being streamed in its entirety at ESPN Music.

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Staind Streaming New Song Online

Posted by on June 30, 2011

Metal Hammer is streaming Staind’s new song “Eyes Wide Open” online.

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Stone Sour To Headline Avalanche Tour

Posted by on January 27, 2011

Stone Sour will be headlining the first annual Avalanche Tour. Also on the lineup will be Theory Of A Deadman, Skillet, Halestorm, and Art Of Dying. Dates and more information can be seen on the tour’s official website.

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Rush To Film Cleveland Show For Future Release

Posted by on December 6, 2010

Rush will be filming their show in Cleveland, Ohio on April 15, 2010 for a future release.

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Would You Like A CD With That Pizza?

Posted by on November 30, 2010

Is this the future of selling music, or is this just a brilliant way to sell CDs to potheads in need of munchies? I’m going with the latter. MediaPost.com is reporting that Little Caesars Pizza is selling rap-rocker turned country bad boy Kid Rock’s new album Born Free for $10 in its restaurants nationwide. Stuart […]

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