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: George Jones Memorial; Live Nation To Buy Insomniac Shares; Tyler, The Creator on Mountain Dew Controversy

Morning Fix: George Jones Memorial; Live Nation To Buy Insomniac Shares; Tyler, The Creator on Mountain Dew Controversy

In today's Fix: Live Nation set to purchase 50% stake in EDM promoter Insomniac; Tyler, the Creator talks Mountain Dew controversy; George Jones Memorial's tears & tributes; Slayer's Jeff Hanneman RIP; J.Lo, Weezy, Minaj, Breezy added to BBMA lineup; Sonicbids' post-BBMA talent search; Araabmuzik shot; Linked-In profits up; Jay-Z eyes coliseum; Electric Daisy 2013 lineup; MJ trial; way more.
Morning Fix:  Chris Kelly of Kris Kross RIP; Superstars, Execs Use Concert Tix For Good Works; Facebook Earnings

Morning Fix: Chris Kelly of Kris Kross RIP; Superstars, Execs Use Concert Tix For Good Works; Facebook Earnings

In today's Fix: Superstars and execs launch Global Citizen concert ticket initiative; Facebook earnings show mobile's rise; Chris Kelly of Kris Kross RIP; George Jones' Nashville memorial; longtime BMI CEO Del Bryant retiring; RedOne's 2101 partners with Capitol; Pepsii pulls Tyler, The Creator ad; Chesney heading for 7th No. 1; Chance the Rapper's bidding war; BMG gets Mute, Sanctuary; more.
Morning Fix: Vivendi's Strategic Shift; Buble Scores Fourth No. 1 Album; Bud Light Partners With Live Nation, Myspace, UMG

Morning Fix: Vivendi's Strategic Shift; Buble Scores Fourth No. 1 Album; Bud Light Partners With Live Nation, Myspace, UMG

In today's Fix: Vivendi's media and content strategy; Michael Buble scores fourth No. 1. album; Bud Light's 50 concerts in 50 states with Live Nation, Myspace, UMG; paramedic testifies at Jackson-AEG trial; Facebook earnings; Obama's FCC chairman nom.; Astralwerks/CBS' DJ talent show; Sony execs forgo bonuses; Steven Tyler leaves Fuller for Red Light; Lumineers at Yahoo NewFront; way more.
Morning Fix: SiriusXM's Record Earnings; AEG-Jackson Trial Begins; Shazam Names Rich Riley CEO

Morning Fix: SiriusXM's Record Earnings; AEG-Jackson Trial Begins; Shazam Names Rich Riley CEO

In today's Fix: SiriusXM sets record quarterly earnings, makes Jim Myer CEO; AEG and Katherine Jackson square off on day one of civil trial; a new Shazam CEO is named, aiming for IPO; promoter Barry Fey RIP; Timberlake teams with MasterCard; A2IM hits Brazil; Neutral Milk Hotel reunites; Vevo's post-YouTube plans; Bertelsmann's growing acquisition fund; Best Buy leaving Europe; more.
Morning Fix: George Jones' Career & Legacy;  iTunes' Tenth Anniversary; Daft Punk Tops UK Charts, Emeli Sande Beats Beatles' Record

Morning Fix: George Jones' Career & Legacy; iTunes' Tenth Anniversary; Daft Punk Tops UK Charts, Emeli Sande Beats Beatles' Record

In today's Fix: Extensive coverage of George Jones' career and legacy; Evolution of a Colossus: iTunes at 10; Daft Punk tops UK singles chart; Emeli Sande bests the Beatles; AOL Music, Spinner shutting down says employees; cast your 40 Under 40 2013 nominations; Fantasia, Phoenix heading top five; Frank Barsalona memorial; Stones play Echoplex; Beasties biography; Obama references DJ Khaled; way more.
Morning Fix:Don Omar, Jenni Rivera Top Latin Music Awards; iTunes at 10; WMG's Parlophone Plans

Morning Fix:Don Omar, Jenni Rivera Top Latin Music Awards; iTunes at 10; WMG's Parlophone Plans

In today's Fix: Don Omar, Jenni Rivera win big at last night's Billboard Latin Music Awards; iTunes turns ten; WMG outlines Parlophone plan; Record Store Day's historic success; Spin gets Vibe (again); Selena Gomez Social 50 charting; Ultra his Europe; Libera Awards; Red Bull hits NYC; Jay-Z's Roc Sports Signs Skylar Diggins; Lauryn Hill explains Sony deal; the end of the tax-free web; way more
Morning Fix: Aguilera, Gomez, Pitbull, Mackelmore to Play BBMAs; Capitol UK Records Launches; Billboard Latin Music Awards Tonight!

Morning Fix: Aguilera, Gomez, Pitbull, Mackelmore to Play BBMAs; Capitol UK Records Launches; Billboard Latin Music Awards Tonight!

In today's Fix: Pitbull, Xtina, Macklemore, Selena Gomez, more announced for Billboard Music Awards; Capitol Records UK launches, Nick Raphael named pres.; Billboard's Latin Music Awards tonight!; Twitter's Music's Thau resigns (report); Congress to review copyright; Buble No. 1 bound; Sony doubles profit outlook; Neil Diamond's donating royalties to Boston; LTJ Bukem's Beatport deal; more

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