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Weekend tech reading: Google Music to launch sans Sony, Warner

Weekend tech reading: Google Music to launch sans Sony, Warner

Google sent invitations today for a press event, to be held in Los Angeles, where the company is expected to add downloads to its cloud music service, as well as unveil social-networking features. CNET has learned that Google has signed a licensing agreement for the new service...

Citigroup sells EMI Music for $4.1 billion

Citigroup sells EMI Music for $4.1 billion

British music company EMI has reportedly been split up and sold to two separate groups for a sum of $4.1 billion. A Sony-led group will acquire the publishing operation for $2.2 billion while Universal Music Group will obtain EMI’s recorded-music…