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: Apple iTunes Store Breaks Sales Records; Russell Simmons, Steve Rifkind Launch All Def Music Label; James Murphy on His New Sound System; Way More

Morning Fix: Apple iTunes Store Breaks Sales Records; Russell Simmons, Steve Rifkind Launch All Def Music Label; James Murphy on His New Sound System; Way More

In today's Fix: Apple iTunes store's record Q3 billings; Russell Simmons, Steve Rifkind, Brian Robbins launch All Def Music through Universal; James Murphy Q&A on his new (McIntosh) soundsystem, Arcade Fire, music biz; Aimee Mann's digital copyright lawsuit; Glassnote's London office; Rdio partners with Live Nation; Gavin DeGraw signs with Kobalt; Krewella's social strategy; FLA boycotts; way more.
Morning Fix: Beats' Daisy Seeks Carrier Partner; Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta' Sales Forecast; SiriusXM Surpasses 25 Mil. Subs; Randy Travis Hospitalized; Way More

Morning Fix: Beats' Daisy Seeks Carrier Partner; Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta' Sales Forecast; SiriusXM Surpasses 25 Mil. Subs; Randy Travis Hospitalized; Way More

In today's Fix: Beats Electronics Daisy music streaming service is seeking out carrier partners; Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" could sell some 400K this week; Sirius surpasses 25 million subs; Randy Travis hospitalized; Essence Fest's record-setting year; Hulu bidding in homestretch; 3 strikes out in France; L.A. gets it own domain; Village Voice gets new editor; Death Grips gets new label deal; way more.
Morning Fix: BMI Files Pandora Lawsuit; Rdio's Int'l Expansion; Songwriters Hall Inductions; Vinyl Ain't All That

Morning Fix: BMI Files Pandora Lawsuit; Rdio's Int'l Expansion; Songwriters Hall Inductions; Vinyl Ain't All That

In today's Fix: BMI files lawsuit against Pandora; Songwriters Hall inductions; Rdio's international expansion; vinyl ain't all that; Bonnaroo's social media plan; NMPA mends "Happy Birthday" lawsuit against Warner/Chappell; Polaris Prize noms; CD Baby's Felsen's Turkey dispatch; iTunes Radio inferior indie deals (report); Darondo RIP; way more.
Morning Fix: Apple's iTunes Radio Debuts; Sony Vs. Microsoft at E3; Pandora, Spotify, Clear Channel Execs at NMS

Morning Fix: Apple's iTunes Radio Debuts; Sony Vs. Microsoft at E3; Pandora, Spotify, Clear Channel Execs at NMS

In today's Fix: Apple introduces iTunes Radio; Sony PlayStation vs. Microsoft Xbox at E3; Pandora, Spoitfy, Clear Channel execs at New Music Seminar; 'Idol' hires Per Blankens; Governors Ball's Wolowitz; Tony's ratings jump; Apple bonds drop; judge admonishes AEG's Randy Phillips; Green Day, Mumfords' G8 protest songs; Kanye's album collabs; more.

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