Becoming a player in the world of TV and film isn't easy, but you've got to start somewhere. A group of managers and executives discussed how to get that first big break during the Master Panel at the Billboard/The Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music conference, which kicked off Thursday at the Sofitel hotel.
Song placements on TV shows are key for new or established artist that are looking to grow their fanbase, according to a panel at the opening day of the Billboard/The Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference.
Ticketmaster Entertainment president and Ticketmaster CEO Sean Moriarty said yesterday (Nov. 10) during a conference call with investors that the company is beginning to experiment with "eliminating add-on fees" for ticket purchases.
Ticketmaster Entertainment has reported third-quarter revenues of $339.2 million, up from revenues of $292.5 million (16%), during the same period last year. The growth was primarily driven by an increase in revenue per primary ticket and acquisitions of ticketing companies TicketsNow and Paciolan.
Hinder drummer Cody Hanson and his bandmates just bought 120 bottles of Jägermeister. The Oklahoma City rock quintet recently installed a Jägermeister machine on its tour bus. "It's just a machine with three bottles that go in upside down," Hanson says. "It keeps them at the perfect temperature, right above freezing.")