SFX Entertainment To Go Public

Robert Sillerman’s EDM (electronic dance music) promoting company, SFX Entertainment Inc, has reportedly filed for an IPO at the US Securities and Exchange Commission for a value of up to $175 million. SFX intends to list its common stock at the NASDAQ under the symbol “SFXE” although it still has yet revealed how many shares it plans to sell and for what price. The company also told that USB Investment Bank, Barclays and Jeffries will be underwriting the IPO. Continue reading

Miley Cyrus Breaks Justin Bieber’s VEVO Record

Justin Bieber may have millions of fans but that didn’t prevent Miley Cyrus from breaking his VEVO record of most [number of] views in a 24-hour period. The 20-year-old singer’s music video for her latest single We Can’t Stop has received 10.7 million views, beating Bieber’s previous record of 10.6 million views for his video for Beauty and the Beat featuring Nicki Minaj. Continue reading

Motörhead Cancels Shows After Lemmy Suffers Blood Clot

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Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead may not have a good year as he has been undergoing heart issues that led to an installation of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in his chest. The device delivers a mini- electrical shock to his heart whenever it detects an irregular heartbeat. Continue reading

Soundwave – A New Way To Discover Music On The Web

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It looks like Twitter #Music has just got itself some serious competition. An Irish startup company called Soundwave has just launched its own social music app of the same name on Thursday (June 20) which offers the same features as #Music does, enabling users to share details of what they’re currently listening to, and discover new songs and artists from friends and tastemakers. Continue reading