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UK temporarily bans export of 19th century photography album

DPReview.com - Latest News - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 6:29pm

The United Kingdom is hoping to retain an album containing photographs by Oscar Rejlander, and as such it has instituted a temporary export ban on the relic. The ban will prevent the album from being sold to a foreigner and leaving the country (for now), and will possibly provide enough time to study the collection and its origins. Read more

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Kacey Musgraves, Keith Urban, Eric Church Debut New Music at UMG Nashville's Country Radio Seminar

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 6:18pm
What's country music going to sound like for the rest of 2015? Universal Music Nashville's sixth annual showcase at the Country Radio Seminar, held...
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HARD Events Announces goHARD Spring Festival Tour: Dillon Francis, A$AP Ferg, Rae Sremmurd & More

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 6:14pm
After conquering Los Angeles and the cruise circuit, HARD is taking its show on the road. The Live Nation-owned event promoter today announced its...
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Lauryn Hill Performs Two Shows at NYC Blue Note: Live Review

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:59pm
Lauryn Hill entranced at Wednesday's back-to-back shows at New York City's Blue Note and unknowingly silenced doubts about her vocal prowess. With a...
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Raheem DeVaughn Debuts at No. 1 on Top R&B Albums

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:43pm
R&B singer Raheem DeVaughn arrives at No. 1 on Top R&B Albums with his latest set, Love Sex Passion, opening with 13,000 copies sold in the...
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The Llamas-on-the-Loose Playlist You've Been Waiting For

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:34pm
All movies need a soundtrack. And according to our Twitter feed, it seemed the most-watched movie today was a livestream of two llamas rampaging...
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Exclusive Premiere: Italian DJ/Producer Crookers' Single 'Strokin'' Featuring TJR & Antwon

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:29pm
Crookers is back, and he's brought a full house of friends. Italian artist Francesco "Phra" Barbaglia's forthcoming third album Sixteen Chapels...
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Nashville Labels Bring The Party to CRS

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:25pm
Warner Music Nashville artists, staff and friends from country radio took over Rosewall last night [...]
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Live Nation Releases 2014 Earnings: Losses Deepen as Revenue Ticks Up

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:23pm
Live Nation's net loss to shareholders more than doubled to $186.5 million from $82 million in 2014 as revenue grew 6 percent to $6.87 billion....
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DISClaimer: Disc of the Day Triple Play

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:08pm

It’s all stars, no waiting, here at the CRS convention in Music City. With the big-shot radio […

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Juan Gabriel Earns His First No. 1 on Latin Albums Chart in 18 Years

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 5:04pm
Juan Gabriel, the iconic Mexican singer/songwriter and performer, climbs to No. 1 on Top Latin Albums (dated March 7) with Los Duo, scoring his first...
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Kanye West Talks 'Hottest Rapper' Drake, Paul McCartney & Grammys in Tearful BBC Interview

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:46pm
Kanye West continued his recent publicity blitz by sitting down for an interview Thursday (Feb. 25) with BBC's Zane Lowe. Kanye's interview game is...
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Industry Ink: Opry House Joins National Register of Historic Places

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:30pm
Also: rising artists in the studio, and save the date for the Grammy Block Party [...]
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Conan O'Brien Takes His Show to Cuba Next Week

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:24pm
On Wednesday's show, Conan O'Brien will be found in a familiar place: behind a desk. Or, rather, what he describes as a borrowed cafe table. In...
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Garth Brooks Brings Intimate, Full-Band Show to Nashville

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:21pm
Garth Brooks’ World Tour with Trisha Yearwood may not have a Music City date on the horizon as [...]
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Blur Steps 'Out' on Twitter Top Tracks

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:12pm
U.K. rock band Blur flashes onto Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks (dated March 7), earning a No. 15 bow for "Go Out." The group's newest offering...
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Dierks Bentley’s Hot Country Knights Make CRS Debut

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:10pm
Muscle Tees, Mullets, and Mustaches consumed the The Stage last night as Dierks Bentley’s 90’s [...]
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Jonathan Groff to Star in 'Hamilton'

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:09pm
Hamilton has found its King George. Jonathan Groff will step into the key supporting role in Lin-Manuel Miranda's wildly acclaimed bio-musical about...
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Zedd: I Met Selena Gomez Because 'I Had to Pee'

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:08pm
How did Zedd and Selena Gomez meet? Oh, Zedd just really had to go to the bathroom. Zedd told the story about the new...
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IFPI CEO Frances Moore Talks Global Release Day: 'People Have to Accept Change'

Billboard.com - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:04pm
"You're not going to please all the people all the time," says IFPI CEO Frances Moore on the subject of instilling a global release day for new music...
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