Backbeat The pictures, the parties, the chatter — the music business in the wild. View all backbeat feature The Week in Biz Photos: Sylvia Rhone, Heart on Capitol Hill, Larry Levan Way, Angela Merkel backbeat feature This Week In Biz Photos: Power Players Hit Milken Conference, YouTube NewFront; UJA, ASCAP, Tribeca Film Fest Backbeat The Beat: Stephen Marley Celebrates Birthday at 'Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life' Listening Party Backbeat The Beat: Billboard’s Leila Cobo Presents Book About Making It in the Music Industry Executive Turntable The latest job moves around the business. View all Legal and Management Ryan Gentles and Wiz Kid Management Join C3 Roster, Opens New York Office June 19, 2014 3:09 PM EDT Ryan Gentles and his New York firm Wiz Kid Management have joined the Management Division of C3 Presents, the independent concert promotion, event production and artist management company based in Austin, Texas. Executive Turntable Lisa Bashi Named AGI VP of Operations June 19, 2014 2:00 PM EDT Top independent booking agency Artist Group International (AGI) has named former Live Nation executive Lisa Bashi as the firm's Vice President of Operations, effective immediately. Executive Turntable Producer Eric Ortner Joins Live Nation's Vector Management Group June 09, 2014 3:42 PM EDT The former senior producer for "Good Morning America" will be tasked with finding new ways to bring together musicians, news makers and journalists.