Tag: lucian grainge
UMG to open Silicon Valley office for closer tech links
"UMG will open an office in Silicon Valley to work more directly with entrepreneurs and tech companies there," Lucian Grainge tells Hits Daily Double.
November 7, 2012
Digital dominance: Universal buys EMI – what gives?
Universal's acquisition of (most of) EMI has some spooked about UMG's digital dominance going forward. But are they right to be worried?
October 2, 2012
How Facebook plans to sign up its next 1bn users
Christopher Mims' feature on Facebook is an excellent dissection of the social network's mobile strategy.
September 25, 2012
UMG/EMI deal approved. Now for the digital implications…
By now you’ll surely know all about the EC and FTC’s approvals of Universal’s EMI deal on Friday, so we’ll spare you the basic details beyond noting that the acquisition is finally expected to close...
September 24, 2012
‘Behavioural remedies’ for UMG as Grainge trails digital manifesto
Universal Music boss Lucian Grainge says the label group is alive to the need to make firm commitments on its dealings with digital music startups in order to win European Commission approval of its acquisition of EMI’s...
July 11, 2012