On Friday, Nov. 9th, the indie band Half Waif performed on NPR’s Tiny Desk Series.
The singer of the group, Nadi Rose Plunkett lets the fans and audience know in the middle of the show that this show was a very special show. She said that the musicians that were performing with her, were musicians who played with the band over the past five years. But they all never played together, until this show.
The band usually includes the Nadi Rose Plunkett, Zack Levine, and Adan Carlo. Plunkett sings her songs and plays the keyboards, while Levine plays the drums. Carlo plays the synth and guitar.
The trio performed three songs off their third album Lavender, which was released earlier this year. The songs that were performed wer
Sony has finished up its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing. The news was discovered in a filing with the SEC Wednesday. The merger is expected to give Sony nearly $1.3 billion in revenue.
News of the deal comes about three weeks after the EU Commission gave the deal regulatory approval.
However, back in 2012, Sony and other investors acquired EMI Music Publishing for $2.2 billion dollars. To finish the outright ownership deal that was valued at $4.75 billion dollars, Sony paid about $2.3 billion to buy out the other investor groups.
To get the deal done, Sony paid $287.5 million to the Jackson estate for its nearly 10 percent share. Sony also agreed to assume $1.359 billion in debt. According to the SEC filing,