A&M Records

  1. Exclusive: Front Line's Irving Azoff Talks Fair, Palmese Hires; Insists 'We're Not a Record Label'

    April 03, 2012 3:29 PM EDT Once more, with feeling, from Front Line CEO Irving Azoff: "We're not a record label." The company is, however, more well-stocked with label-executive resources, since it announced on Monday the hiring of producer/exec Ron Fair and ...

  2. Billboard Power 100: Randy Spendlove

    January 26, 2012 7:05 PM EST No. 69 Randy Spendlove President of Music Paramount Pictures The Big Score... Good thing Randy Spendlove knew the symptoms of Bieber Fever when he saw them: He got the ball rolling on "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," which pulled in $73 ...

  3. Colin Hanks Uses Kickstarter to Help Fund His Tower Records Documentary

    June 01, 2011 12:04 PM EDT Nearly every weekday on my way to work, I walk past the vacant space that used to be Tower Records' international store on Lafayette Street. Just this morning I was marveling (for the hundredth or so time) that the record-retail business was ...

  4. Phil Ochs Documentary, 'There But For Fortune,' Marches Across U.S.

    March 03, 2011 3:36 PM EST A documentary on '60s folksinger Phil Ochs that had a schedule of eight cities in January has expanded its run to 70 playdates and may eventually be booked into 100 theaters. For a film that took 20 years to come together despite the interest ...

  5. Jazz Briefs: The Rippingtons, Cassandra Wilson, ELLA Award

    February 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST -- "Modern Art," the new album by the Rippingtons featuring Russ Freeman, arrives March 10 from Peak Records. Band founder Freeman is joined by a new lineup that includes bassist Rico Belled, saxophonist Jeff Kashiwa (whose original stin ...

  6. A&M Co-Founder Wins Big At Kentucky Derby

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moss owner of race winner Giacomo. In the seventies, as co-founder of A&M Records, Jerry Moss took chances on the Police, Joe Jackson, Supertramp, the Tubes, Joan Armatrading and other innovative artists, and the payoff was big. This year, Mos ...

  7. A&M Co-Founder Wins Big At Kentucky Derby

    May 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moss owner of race winner Giacomo. In the seventies, as co-founder of A&M Records, Jerry Moss took chances on the Police, Joe Jackson, Supertramp, the Tubes, Joan Armatrading and other innovative artists, and the payoff was big. This year, Mos ...