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  1. Publishing Briefs: TuneSat's Low-Price Service; PEN's Deal with Olivia Newton-John; Reach Music & Dangerbird Records

    October 04, 2011 1:35 PM EDT TuneSat Announces Low-Price Service for Small Publishers TuneSat, an audio monitoring service aiding music copyright holders track song use on television, has put together a low-price offer for smaller publishers. Its new online portal allows publ ...

  2. Publishing Briefs: Rondor Signs Alice Cooper, Imagem Signs Lil Wayne Collaborator Angel Aponte

    September 20, 2011 6:23 PM EDT Rondor Inks Alice Cooper - Rondor Music Publishing has signed Alice Cooper to a worldwide publishing agreement and re-upped the company's publishing agreement with producer Bob Ezrin, who has worked with Cooper as a producer, co-writer, arran ...

  3. BACKBEAT: Billboard's Women In Music Luncheon Honors The Industry's Powerful Female Force

    December 03, 2010 12:00 AM EST On Dec. 2, Billboard hosted some of the most powerful people in the industry for its fifth annual Women in Music Awards luncheon. The event, sponsored by Steve Madden and L'Oreal Professionnel, was held at the Pierre Hotel in New York and rec ...

  4. Publishing Briefs: Bicycle Music Co., BMG, ASCAP Songwriter Residency

    October 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- The Bicycle Music Co. and its affiliate the AF Circle C Fund have acquired a significant interest in the catalog of Chris Connelly , who has been in such bands as the Revolting Coks, Ministry Pigface and the Damage Manual. Terms of the deal wer ...

  5. BACKBEAT: Promising Young Talent Emerges at ASCAP's 22nd Annual TV And Film Scoring Workshop

    September 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The ASCAP Foundation and The Recording Musicians Association of Los Angeles awarded scholarships to aspiring composers, Pete Seibert , Peter Bateman , Corey Wallace , and Layla Minoui after the 22nd annual TV and Film Scoring Workshop on August 6. ...

  6. Publishing Briefs: HFA, Cherry Lane, Bluewater Music and More

    July 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- The Harry Fox Agency will provide administration services to MediaNet, ensuring that the digital service provider is properly licensed and can make timely and accurate royalty payments and reports to copyright owners. "Both HFA's lice ...

  7. ASCAP Concert Awards Set For May 21

    May 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The 10th annual ASCAP Concert Music Awards will take place on May 21 at the Times Center in New York. The invitation-only event will recognize composer and educator Jack Beeson for his 50-years of service to ASCAP; composer and conductor Francisco ...

  8. ASCAP To Honor Jazz Composers

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST The Young Jazz Composers Awards, created to encourage gifted jazz composers throughout the United States, will be handed out June 16 at the annual ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame ceremony, which will be held in The Allen Room, Frederick P. Rose Hall, home ...

  9. ASCAP To Honor Judy Collins

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Singer, recording artist and songwriter Judy Collins will be presented with The ASCAP Foundation Champion Award on Dec. 10 in New York. The presentation will highlight the 13th annual ASCAP Foundation Awards Ceremony which will honor a variety of ...

  10. Bon Jovi, Sambora, Miller To Hit ASCAP Expo

    March 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT ASCAP has just added Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora and Steve Miller to their lineup of songwriters who will be part of the I Create Music Expo in April. They join Jackson Browne for a special series of interviews. The three-day expo for songwriting ...

  11. Songwriter Valerie Simpson Elected To ASCAP Board

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Board of Directors of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has elected songwriter and recording artist Valerie Simpson, a director. A songwriter for more than four decades, Simpson and her longtime songwriting part ...

  12. ASCAP Honors Composer Mark Isham

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mark Isham was presented the prestigious Henry Mancini Award at ASCAP's 21st annual Film and Television Music Awards gala held Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Cal Mark Isham was presented the prestigious ...

  13. Debney, Snow Honored At ASCAP Film, TV Awards

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Gala held in Los Angeles. Composer John Debney was honored with the Henry Mancini Award at ASCAP's 20th Annual Film & Television Music Awards gala, held last night (April 27) at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. The three-time Emmy ...

  14. Words & Music

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST The ninth annual ASCAP Foundation Awards honors late lyricist Bob Russell during its Lifetime Achievement Award presentations. Read Jim Bessman's column. The ninth annual ASCAP Foundation Awards honors late lyricist Bob Russell during its Lif ...

  15. Broadway's Cy Coleman Dead At 75

    November 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Broadway composer and jazz pianist Cy Coleman died of an apparent heart attack last night (Nov. 18) in Manhattan. He was 75. Broadway composer and jazz pianist Cy Coleman died of an apparent heart attack last night (Nov. 18) in Manhattan. He was 7 ...

  16. Words & Music

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The ASCAP Foundation develops programs to preserve the works of Irving Caesar. Read Jim Bessman's column. The ASCAP Foundation develops programs to preserve the works of Irving Caesar. Read Jim Bessman's column. News Irving Caesar , Jim ...