ABC/Dunhill chief Jay Lasker was a tough, no-bullshit, old-school record guy who knew how to sell The Mamas & Papas so many different ways it was mind-boggling...
As we previously reported, UMG ruler Sir Lucian Grainge was honored with Variety's 2016 EmPOWerment Award on 10/14 for being a “champion of female leadership.” The video of his full speech was just released, though, and we urge you to watch and listen to his impactful words.
Mike Perry f/Casso’s “Inside the Lines” (DF/Sony Music) is batting lead-off on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist as the Chicago Cubs stand one game away from meeting the Cleveland Indians in the World Series. While waiting for Game 6 of the NLCS, let’s see what else Spotify has stepping into the batter’s box.
WHEN LAVINTHAL MET BEER, PART THREE: REELIN' IN THE YEARS
Not the coolest, most enlightened label. (10/21a)
PRINCE WILL LIVE 4EVER
The posthumous rollout begins. (10/21a)
Don't whiff on The Lumineers, KG urges. (10/21a)
KRAUSS TOWN TRAFFIC
A summit meeting at the Tower (10/21a)