EMI Music Publishing has put up its first online lyric catalog for professional music researchers. A search engine allows users to explore the catalog for specific lyrics complete with sound clips from thousands of songs owned by EMI. Users can obtain a license request form online and have the request fulfilled by e-mail.
Astra Merck is putting up a new site for heartburn sufferers called the 24 Hour Acid Control InfoCenter. The site supplements the company's direct-to-consumer advertising program for Prilosec, Astra Merck's prescription medicine for acid-related gastrointestinal disorders.
Activision, Los Angeles, is reviewing its estimated $4 million-to-$5 million account, resigned last fall by Rubin Postaer & Associates, Santa Monica, Calif., after a short stint. Select Resources International, West Hollywood, Calif., is consultant.
Copyright January 1998, Crain Communications Inc.