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Pols give P2P a pass


Free peer-to-peer sharing of music and movies on the Internet could become legal in Gaul in the wake of an early-morning vote Thursday that followed heated debate. The amendment is attached to a…

Lauper's B'way bow


Cyndi Lauper will make her Broadway debut in the Roundabout Theater Company's new musical production of "The Threepenny Opera." Lauper, who will play Jenny, will be replacing Edie Falco, who was…

BMG pact on music channel


Oz radio network Austereo and music conglom Sony BMG have pacted to start the first Aussie online music channel. Dubbed Crank TV, venture is set to launch in February with a one-hour looped program…

3 'Idol' threats


The potency of the "American Idol" franchise is on display this week, as the arrival of Bo Bice's debut at No. 4 means albums from three finalists are sitting pretty in the top 10. Bice sold 227,000…

WEA unit cues up reorg


WEA Corp., Warner Music Group's sales and distribution company, has been reorganized with "a more cohesive management structure," according to WEA chief exec-prexy John Esposito. WEA will be divided…

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