Alice Cooper

  1. Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman Remembered at Somber But Celebratory Golden Gods Awards Ceremony

    May 03, 2013 4:46 PM EDT The death of Slayer's Jeff Hanneman was announced just hours before Revolver Magazine's 2013 Golden Gods Awards, so it certainly cast a somber pall over the proceedings. But just as with the tragic deaths of "Dimebag" Darre ...

  2. Backbeat: Slash Promotes Album in Canada, Learns Lessons About Earthquakes

    March 26, 2012 3:48 PM EDT Slash in conversation with 102.1 The Edge's Dave "Bookie" Bookman at CMW's "Celebrity Interview." (Photo: Luther Mallory) Slash was in Toronto for a few days to do press for his upcoming album, Apocalyptic Love , out ...

  3. Green Day Signs On as New Face of John Varvatos

    January 12, 2012 7:00 PM EST It wasn't long ago that Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was being booted from a Southwest flight for sagging pants and now, he's an official fashion model. The band has signed on to be the new face of John Varvatos' spring c ...

  4. Backbeat: Bob Ezrin, Crowbar, Kardinal Offishall Honored @ Canada's SOCAN Awards

    November 28, 2011 7:00 AM EST The best speech of the night at Canada's 22nd annual SOCAN Awards in Toronto on November 21 came from Crowbar , best known for "Oh What A Feeling," a song honoured by the performing rights organization that evening with the SOCAN Cl ...

  5. K'Naan, Stampeders, Bob Ezrin Honored at SOCAN Awards

    November 22, 2011 11:15 AM EST Hip hop artist K'Naan, legendary country-rockers The Stampeders, Pink Floyd/Alice Cooper producer Bob Ezrin and country band Prairie Oyster all received achievement awards of varying kinds at last night's private SOCAN Awards at Toronto& ...

  6. Cleveland Rock Critic Jane Scott Honored at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Memorial

    August 29, 2011 2:49 PM EDT Nearly 900 people crowded into Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum on the evening of Aug. 28 for a memorial service to honor pioneering rock music reporter Jane Scott. The location for the service was fitting, many of the event& ...

  7. Beyonce and Target's '4' Plan: Exec Explains Strategy, Store Shortage

    June 30, 2011 6:00 PM EDT Beyonce is the latest music superstar to team up with Target for an exclusive deluxe edition of her new album. "4," which was released on June 28 and comes with six extra tracks (three new songs and three remixes), 17 minutes of club rem ...

  8. AC/DC, Stones, Slash Win At Classic Rock Awards

    November 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST Classic Rock magazine held its annual awards ceremony at London's Roundhouse, with the big winners including AC/DC, the Rolling Stones, Cheap Trick and Led Zeppelin . The Nov. 10 Marshall Classic Rock Roll of Honour event kicked off with a pe ...

  9. BMG Rights Management Enters U.S.

    December 14, 2009 12:00 AM EST Germany's BMG Rights Management has started a U.S. operation with the opening of offices in New York, Los Angeles and Nashville. Laurent Hubert has been appointed COO, North America. He will work from the company's New York office. Huber ...

  10. Iron Maiden, Rammstein To Headline Sonisphere

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST International touring rock festival Sonishphere will expand to three days in the U.K. in 2010 following its launch this summer, with headline appearances from Iron Maiden and Rammstein. The festival will call at 11 international locations next sum ...

  11. Music Industry Veteran Joe Boyland Dies

    March 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Music industry veteran Joe Boyland passed away due to heart failure in his Nashville home on Tuesday (March 17). He was 61. In recent years Boyland, an artist manager and producer, founded Big Street Entertainment, and served as a consultant to Ea ...

  12. Keane To Go 3D At Abbey Road

    March 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K melodic rock act Keane is to broadcast a live Webcast in 3D on April 2 from London's Abbey Road studios. The band is claiming the five-song, 20-minute performance in 3D will be a world first. The performance will be screened simultaneousl ...

  13. Rock Veterans Sign On For Fantasy Camp

    December 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Former and present members of Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver, Yes, Kiss, the Stray Cats, Grand Funk Railroad and Alice Cooper's and Paul McCartney's bands will take part in next year's Hollywood edition of Rock'n'Roll ...

  14. Zazzle Expands Content Through Partnership With Signatures

    November 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Online customizable merchandise company Zazzle has expanded its available content via a strategic partnership with Signatures Network. The two said they will work together to bring Signature's catalog of artist designs, photos and other image ...

  15. Eagle Rock Sells Spitfire Records

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Catalog includes Zakk Wylde, Twisted Sister. In its first move under its new name of Redux Records, the company formerly known as Sheridan Square Entertainment has acquired the 200-album Spitfire Records catalog from Eagle Rock Entertainment. The ...

  16. Eagle Vision Preps High Definition DVD Rollout

    July 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pat Metheny Group DVD first up. In what it describes as a first for a visual music company, Eagle Vision is to simultaneously issue a DVD release on both high definition formats and standard definition. Eagle Vision, the visual division of indepen ...

  17. On The Road

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Alice Cooper and his band have been out since June 1 playing Australia and Europe in support of his new "Dirty Diamonds" release. He rocks U.S. stages beginning Aug. 20 at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cinci Alice Cooper and his band have been ...

  18. Rhino Vet Launches S'more Entertainment

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Repertoire includes cult films, audio programming. Rhino Home Video veteran Arny Schorr has created the new CD/DVD company S'more Entertainment. S'more titles will include classic TV programs such as "Mr. Peepers" and "Goo ...

  19. Paradise, June Street Link For Licensing

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST June Street Entertainment and the music-licensing division of Paradise Artists have put together a deal that allows each company to represent the other's music catalogs for licensing in film, televisi NASHVILLE -- June Street Entertainment an ...

  20. Paradise, June Street Link For Licensing

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Companies to co-rep music catalogs. June Street Entertainment and the music-licensing division of Paradise Artists have put together a deal that allows each company to represent the other's music catalogs for licensing in film, television, co ...

  21. Podell Exits Evolution, Starts New Firm

    July 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Music agent Jonny Podell has sold his partnership interest in Evolution Talent Agency and announced the formation of his new company, Podell Talent Agency. Music agent Jonny Podell has sold his partnership interest in Evolution Talent Agency and a ...

  22. Podell Exits Evolution, Starts New Firm

    July 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Music agent Jonny Podell has sold his partnership interest in Evolution Talent Agency and announced the formation of his new company, Podell Talent Agency. Music agent Jonny Podell has sold his partnership interest in Evolution Talent Agency and a ...

  23. WMI, Diesel Collaborate On Marketing Campaign

    March 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music International (WMI) has teamed with Italian clothing company Diesel on a worldwide marketing campaign. Under the promotion, the companies will encourage Diesel customers to part with the Warner Music International (WMI) has teamed wit ...

  24. Canadian Hall To Induct Producer Ezrin

    February 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Producer/musician Bob Ezrin will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences on April 3 during the 2004 Juno Gala Dinner & Awards ceremo Producer/musician Bob Ezrin will be induct ...