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  1. lawsuits
    EMI Reopens Legal Battle With Kanye WestLawsuits seemingly settled in September are back on.
  2. the industry
    Sadly, the EMI Sale Will Not Bring Katy Perry and Dr. Luke Back TogetherSo close.
  3. emi
    Pink Floyd Not Making EMI’s Crappy Week Any BetterThe band has successfully sued to stop EMI from selling single-track downloads.
  4. chat room
    OK Go’s Damian Kulash Talks About Leaving EMI“It’s not like they’re inherently evil. It’s a system that got too big for its britches and fell over.”
  5. ok go
    OK Go and EMI SplitWe guess the band’s still upset about that whole no-YouTube-embedding thing.
  6. danger mouse
    Danger Mouse and EMI Are Pals NowThat whole ‘Dark Night of the Soul’ fiasco? Totally forgotten.
  7. abbey road
    U.K. Government to Abbey Road: ‘We Got Your Back’The studio is now a Grade II protected site.
  8. abbey road
    EMI: Abbey Road Not For SaleStudio turned down $45 mil. offer for studios in 2009, says statement.
  9. money
    For Sale: Abbey RoadEMI is so bad on money right now that they’re seeking bidders for the famous studio where the Beatles recorded “Maxwell’s Silver Hammer,” among other songs.
  10. snoop dogg
    Thrill-Seeking Record Company Gives Snoop Dogg a Desk JobWe wish EMI and Snoop the very best of luck with this obviously foolproof plan.
  11. nice tries
    Not Even Google Genius Can Save the Music BusinessIf throwing tons of money and a geeky dude with a huge brain at the music business’s problems doesn’t fix everything, we guess we’re all out of ideas.
  12. the early-evening news
    Sarah Silverman and Jimmy Kimmel Split Up, Inspire Profane HeadlinesPlus: Whoopi Goldberg is coming to Broadway, and Netflix is coming to your XBox 360.
  13. apropos of nothing
    How Many Albums Does Coldplay Need to Sell to Keep EMI in Business?Approximately 900 billion.
  14. apropos of nothing
    New Coldplay Album to Be Released by Headless Record CompanyRoger Friedman reports that EMI just fired the heads of Capitol and Virgin Records.
  15. apropos of nothing
    Music Business Finally Hires a Nerd!EMI just hired Google’s CIO! We can’t believe it!
  16. apropos of nothing
    Shock: Record Labels to Dump More EmployeesHow’s the music business doing these days? Glad you asked! Last night it was announced (thankfully not by Billy Bush) that EMI, the music group responsible for Coldplay, is thinning its ranks by 2,000 employees worldwide in a restructuring plan expected to be unveiled tomorrow.