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Entries in 'virgin' (18)

Virgin 40

Webster, Conroy and Cockle - The Virgin bosses roundtable

Between them Jon Webster and Paul Conroy ran Virgin Records for around 15 years.Ted Cockle is the man who currently ...

by DAVE ROBERTS
on Nov 5th 2013 at 2:46PM
Naughty Boy

Naughty Boy: 'The music industry is missing a bit of mystery'

In a lived-in recording studio, tucked away in West London, we find ourselves surrounded by limited-edition trainers, a piranha tank, ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 3:44PM
Virgin 40

Virgin revels in '40 years of disruption'

Describing it as ‘the crown jewels’, Universal has vowed to celebrate Virgin’s 40th anniversary in style – and make it ...

by DAVE ROBERTS
on May 17th 2013 at 10:11AM
Emeli Sande

Interview: Sande's thrill at beating The Beatles

Emeli Sande has told Music Week of her delight to beat The Beatles and achieve the longest Top 10 run ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on May 3rd 2013 at 3:20PM

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KT Tunstall

KT Tunstall reveals details of new Virgin Records LP

KT Tunstall has announced details of her fourth album, Invisible Empire // Crescent Moon that will be released through Virgin ...

by Coral Williamson
on Mar 22nd 2013 at 10:55AM
Universal launches Virgin EMI Records, Capitol UK coming next month

Universal launches Virgin EMI Records, Capitol UK coming next month

Universal Music UK has announced the launch of Virgin EMI Records – a new label which brings together Virgin Records ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Mar 18th 2013 at 12:10PM
Daft Punk

Daft Punk part with Virgin/EMI, move to Columbia

After 17 years at Virgin/EMI, French electronic music duo Daft Punk have signed to Columbia prior to the release of ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 28th 2013 at 10:32AM
Ron Fair

Ron Fair named Chief Creative Officer/EVP of Virgin Records

Ron Fair has been named chief creative officer and executive vice president of Virgin Records in the US.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 5:21PM

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Ron Fair

Ron Fair for senior exec role at Virgin US?

Acclaimed producer, songwriter and veteran industry executive Ron Fair is being tipped to take a top role at Virgin Records ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 18th 2013 at 10:08AM
Ted Cockle

Ted Cockle named President of Virgin Records UK

Island co-president Ted Cockle has been named as the new president of Virgin Records UK.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 16th 2013 at 5:00PM
Virgin Group

Virgin Megastore France to declare insolvency

High Street entertainment retail chain Virgin Megastore France will declare itself insolvent next week, and has taken steps to terminate ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 4th 2013 at 2:22PM
BMG acquires Virgin and Famous catalogues

BMG acquires Virgin and Famous catalogues

BMG has confirmed that it has signed a binding contract to acquire selected music publishing catalogs, including the worldwide rights ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Dec 21st 2012 at 12:00PM

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Absolute Radio

Former Virgin Radio boss in Absolute Radio bid - report

Former Virgin Radio chief executive John Pearson is eying a bid for Absolute Radio, having partnered with Time Out backer, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 19th 2012 at 10:08AM
Virgin Group

Virgin announces live promotion venture with Dainty Group

With the announcement of The Rolling Stones returning to London’s O2 Arena in November, comes the launch of new global ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 15th 2012 at 1:52PM
Lucian Grainge

Grainge speaks of 'regret' over Parlophone loss

Lucian Grainge has spoken of his regret over losing Parlophone as part of necessary divestments in Universal’s £1.2bn acquisition of ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 24th 2012 at 10:51AM
Rob Clark exits Virgin Records

Rob Clark exits Virgin Records

Senior promotions manager at Virgin Records UK Rob Clark is leaving the company.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 7th 2012 at 2:28PM

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Branson: Virgin Records has been 'mismanaged'

Branson: Virgin Records has been 'mismanaged'

Sir Richard Branson has accused EMI of "mismanaging" Virgin Records over the past decade - as he reaffirms his desire ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 19th 2012 at 10:08AM
IMPALA boss: Richard Branson wants ME to run Virgin Records

IMPALA boss: Richard Branson wants ME to run Virgin Records

Well this just keeps getting more interesting, doesn't it?

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 17th 2012 at 4:00PM