Andy Gensler

Billboard.biz Contributing Editor

Billboard.biz contributing editor Andy Gensler is a writer, editor and enthusiastic dancer who has worked at and written for the New York Times, Rolling Stone and Spin. He co-founded the Mishpucha music collective and the No Dancing Allowed political organization fighting NYC's restrictive cabaret laws. He also edited the Daily Swarm and played guitar in the Homefries, an eclectic folk-metal-country-gypsy-punk band. 

Morning Fix: BMG Buys Sanctuary; Lady Gaga's Tour Cancellation Damages; Monetizing 'Harlem Shake'

Morning Fix: BMG Buys Sanctuary; Lady Gaga's Tour Cancellation Damages; Monetizing 'Harlem Shake'

In today's Fix: BMG Rights Mgmt buys Sanctuary Records from UMG; the damages behind Lady Gaga's cancelled "Born This Way Ball" tour; the monetizing of the "Harlem Shake" YouTube craze; WMG's revenues drop; How Target got exclusive Justin Timberlake tracks; SXSW's full-schedule; VEVO raising capital; UMGP's deal with Full Screen & Maker; Tim Dogg RIP; way more;
Morning Fix: Gaga Cancels Tour; Mumfords Set For No. 1; Secrets of Writing Love Songs

Morning Fix: Gaga Cancels Tour; Mumfords Set For No. 1; Secrets of Writing Love Songs

In today's Fix: Lady Gaga cancels tour, will undergo surgery; Mumford & Sons set to Grammy-bounce to No. 1; Pandora exec on love song secrets; Concord's Barros on getting the most Grammy wins; musician's Op-Ed on lowering streaming royalties; UMG Austalasia prez George Ash Q&A; Facebook's buy tix button; Best Buy's Schulze's new takeover tact; Epic apologizes for Weezy; way more.
Morning Fix: Beats Streaming Launch; Clive Davis Book Excerpt; Gaga Postpones 4 Gigs

Morning Fix: Beats Streaming Launch; Clive Davis Book Excerpt; Gaga Postpones 4 Gigs

In today's Fix; Beats Electronics' music streaming launch; Clive Davis' "Soundtrack to My Life" book excerpt; Sony reportedly bidding on EMI's 'Now!' music stake; HMV shutters Ireland stores; Gaga cancels four gigs; Facbook's new focus; Rdio's big our West; Tiesto on Capshaw; Intel moves to living room; Slacker simplifies; Dave Clark's Rick Huxley, RIP; way more.
Morning Fix: Grammys 2013 - Show; Label Winners; Daniel Glass Q&A; Sales Bumps; Clive Party; MusiCares

Morning Fix: Grammys 2013 - Show; Label Winners; Daniel Glass Q&A; Sales Bumps; Clive Party; MusiCares

Music's Biggest Night takes over the Fix: Mumfords, Fun., Gotye, Black Keys win big; Concord and Warner Bros lead labels; Q&A with Glassnote's Daniel Glass on Mumford's Album of the Year win; Sales bumps; Grammy parties honor Springsteen and L.A. Reid; Also, winter storm's impact on music biz; Apple questioned on high prices; Bieber crashes streaming sites; way more
Morning Fix: Warner Music Buys Parlophone; Billboard Power 100 Revealed; Grammys!

Morning Fix: Warner Music Buys Parlophone; Billboard Power 100 Revealed; Grammys!

In today's Fix: Warner Music Group buys UMG's divested Parlophone for a hefty $765 million; Billboard reveals 2013 Power 100 honorees; No. 1 Lucian Grainge Q&A; Grammys are Sunday, we got you covered; Internet radio rises; Justin Timberlake to creatively direct Bud Light Platinum; RIP Donald Byrd; way more.

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