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Tom Cheney

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Tom is a photographer, geek, music junkie, and owner of idobi Network. He started idobi Radio as an experiment in web streaming in 1999. Follow him on Twitter @ http://twitter.com/idobitom or complain to him at tom.cheney@idobi.com

260 posts by Tom Cheney

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Party with Josh Madden

December 18, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

Party with Josh Madden at Nylon Pop-up show December 18 in New York. RSVP at nylonpop@nylonmag.com

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Fleisher Quotes Los Angeles

November 9, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

An exhibition of words and thoughts expressed by artist Amy Fleisher in Los Angeles November 10.

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A New York State of Mind

November 6, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

Entrepreneur and Designer Vashtie & Oscar Sanchez are throwing an event to help aid people affected by Hurricane Sandy. If you’re in NYC please attend and show support to those in need.

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Disney Buying Lucasfilm for $4 Billion, Star Wars VII for 2015

October 30, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

The Walt Disney Company, in a move that gives it a commanding position in the realm of fantasy movies, said Tuesday it had agreed to acquire Lucasfilm Ltd. from its founder, George Lucas, for $4.05 billion in stock and cash.

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Lyor Cohen to leave Warner Music at the end of September

September 24, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

Lyor Cohen, the chief executive of Warner Music Group Corp.’s recorded music division, is resigning at the end of September.

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The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die – Interview

August 7, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

idobi interviewed The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die at Today’s Mixtape Festival on Long Island, NY. The band discussed weird song titles, future plans, and their love of space.

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The Front Bottoms – Interview

August 6, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

idobi caught up with The Front Bottoms for an interview at Today’s Mixtape Festival. The band talked music, hygiene, and the prospect of having a full orchestra backing them on stage.

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Premiere: July – What We Signed Up For

July 3, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

Toronto pop punk quartet July are ready to burst onto the scene and make their mark. With a die-hard work ethic, catchy choruses, and crunchy riffs, their new EP will be dropping later on this summer.

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FTC Approves Sony Purchase Of EMI Publishing

June 29, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

The Federal Trade Commission has approved a Sony-led consortium’s purchase of EMI Music Publishing, without having to make any divestitures, the FTC said on Friday.

U.S. antitrust regulators gave the nod to the $2.2 billion deal in a brief letter to the companies.

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Never Shout Never and All Time Low on The Gunz Show

June 11, 2012 | By Tom Cheney

Christofer Drew from Never Shout Never, Alex Gaskarth from All Time Low, and Blink-182 video contest winner tommycanpictureit will be this week’s guests on The Gunz Show