TAXI Members Score Hit with New Luther Vandross Single

"Buy Me A Rose," originally cut by Kenny Rogers, went to #1 on the Country charts. Now Luther Vandross has released it as a single, and in just two weeks it has shot to #14 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary radio charts . . .Read the full story


Beer Features TAXI's Melodrome on National TV Spot

Robbie Baier and the band Melodrome have just had their song "Sex, Cash, and Fuel" picked up for a new Coors Beer TV campaign through Film & TV music specialists Choice Tracks / Position Music . . .Read the full story




Chris York: Director of A&R, EMI CMG (Christian Music Group)

Right now for a band that is made up of a bunch of Christian kids, there are more options and choices and routes to take than ever. Fine tune your vision and what you want to do, and then pursue that. There are a lot of bands right now deciding . . .Read the full story

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Bill Gordon gave us an update on some of the TV shows using his songs, including The District, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Boston Public, Sabrina the Teen Witch, Felicity, Passions_._._.



Film sequel Cruel Intentions 3 has licensed four songs by TAXI members from geographical points far afield, from Canada to Hollywood_._._.





Cliff Mays: Hitting The Bricks and Coming Out On Top

Usually publishers won't accept unsolicited material, but TAXI opened that door and now they have nine more of our songs. We're excited about that_._._.



Maverick Files Suit Against WMG

The latest move by 60% label owners: partners Madonna, Guy Oseary and Ronnie Dashev_._._.

Indies Eyeing New Trade Group

The American Music Independents would be a complementary to the RIAA_._._.

Bulletin Board

Howard Stern spanked, Ozzfest 2004 lineup, Warner Music Group trims down and more_._._.



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