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back catalogue

n
(Pop Music) the recordings that a musician has made in the past, as distinct from his or her current recording
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A spokesperson said: "All four have their original line-ups and will bring their back catalogues of party classics, their greatest hits, pumpin' tunes and everyone's favourite dance moves.
The write-offs include a pounds 661 million hit on the value of its music back catalogues.
A very polished mix of classics from their back catalogues and Christmas favourites make for a not-to-be missed show, all brought to life by a 15-piece Big Band and three slinky backing singers in sexy Santa suits.
That includes information on assets such as his art collection, royalties, his back catalogues and properties.
BRUMMIE drummer Carl Palmer gets back together with his original Asia bandmates Steve Howe, John Wetton and Geoff Downes for a gig showcasing their various back catalogues. Hence band hallmarks Heat Of The Moment and Only Time Will Tell rub shoulders with ELP's Fanfare For The Common Man, Yes fan favourite Roundabout, King Crimson's In The Court Of The Crimson King and, unfortunately, Buggles' Video Killed The Radio Star.
Some are on site, some are at the design development stage, but the idea is to present work that will actually be realised at some stage, as opposed to a cavalcade of aborted back catalogues. To instill some manageability to proceedings, projects are loosely grouped into five sections: Culture, Work, Community, Dwelling and Urbanism.
They long since ceased to be relevant in current music terms, but there is no denying one of the greatest back catalogues in the business.
These men want to know what the latest music is and probably hum along to Outkast, but they also want to explore back catalogues and learn to talk intelligently about Nick Drake and the qualities of different Beatles album.
The trio trade vocals as they trawl their back catalogues and sing standards ranging from Heartaches By The Number to Still Water Runs The Deepest.
It owns record labels, back catalogues and studios as well as being involved with licensing, merchandising and production of music DVDs.
The three businesses are involved in back catalogue management, music publishing, record production and consultancy services.
"It's a trend which is set to continue for people with extensive back catalogues."