Epic Records has appointed Ezekiel Lewis to the post of president. He will continue to report to Sylvia Rhone, Epic Records’ Chairwoman and CEO, and to lead the A&R division while helping run the day-to-day operations of the company. Lewis has served as the company’s executive vice president and head of A&R since 2020, working […]
Julia Wolf used to write her goals in invisible ink on her bedroom walls. In her debut for BMG “Good Thing We Stayed,” the alt-pop performer is ready to come out of the shadows with a blend of darkness, self-discovery and humor. Most lyrics are delivered over a hip-hop beat, but her lilt contains surprising echoes of earlier folk-influenced singers such as Tracy Chapman and even Judy Collins.
“My parents are here!” Tove Lo informed a party-hungry crowd at her London show on Saturday night. You might wonder how it feels to sing openly about sex, twerk in a phallus-decorated gladiatorial leotard and flash your breasts, all in front of your parents – but on Camden’s Roundhouse stage, that’s exactly what the Swedish popstar proceeded to do.
Ryder Ripps. It’s a name you’re probably sick of hearing now. And you’d probably rather he went away but the truth is double R has been at this art game longer than you’d imagine and NFTs are simply the latest internet curiosity he’s turned his very specific artistic gaze towards. And you might flinch hearing … Ryder Ripps Is in Deep Trouble. Here’s Why (#BAYC) Read More »
Activist Artists Management has announced an expansion into Asia. The Activist roster includes such acts as the Lumineers, Alec Benjamin, Empire of the Sun, Grateful Dead, Dead & Company* (co-managed with Azoff/Moir), Bob Weir, Dwight Yoakam, Brittney Spencer and Michael Franti and Spearhead, along with entertainment brands and companies like All Elite Wrestling and Lion […]
Back when Stint — born Ajay Bhattacharyya — was still deciding what career path to pursue, the mononymous Canadian-born record producer and songwriter actually thought about getting a job doing sound effects for a videogame company. He began studying sound design at Vancouver Film School, but soon changed his mind after being asked to soundtrack […]