Melinda Newman

Harvard, Berklee Offer Services To Artists

Harvard, Berklee Offer Services To Artists

Struggling musicians can turn to Harvard University's hallowed halls for help. Now in its sixth year, Harvard Law School's Recording Artists' Project (RAP) offers legal assistance to Boston area artists. And the venerable institution has just struck a deal with nearby Berklee School of Music to provide business services.
Epic Snares Stimmel

Epic Snares Stimmel

Lee Stimmel, former VP of marketing and product development for Atlantic Records, has been named senior VP of marketing for Epic Records. Stimmel, who is based in New York, reports to Epic executive VP/GM Steve Barnett.
V2 Shuts Down L.A. Office; Backer Out

V2 Shuts Down L.A. Office; Backer Out

V2 Records has shuttered its Los Angeles office. V2 North America executive VP/GM Steve Backer, who was based in L.A., has stepped down.
Sophie Hawkins: Money Not The Issue

Sophie Hawkins: Money Not The Issue

Sophie B. Hawkins won a $346 judgment in a Santa Monica (Calif.) court April 13 against an eBay merchant who sold promotional copies of her new CD "Wilderness," which is not due in record stores until April 20.

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