Bill Silva

  1. Marc Geiger Invests in Audiam (Exclusive)

    March 17, 2014 7:50 PM EDT Marc Geiger, the head of music for William Morris Endeavor who co-founded Lollapalooza and was an early proponent of digital streaming, has personally invested an undisclosed amount in Audiam, a start-up that collects money from YouTube on behalf ...

  2. Digital Notes: LyricFind's BandPage Integration, Audiam's $2M Raise, Aether's Smart Speaker

    March 05, 2014 8:55 AM EST LyricFind integrates BandPage. The lyric licensing company on Wednesday said it has signed a deal with BandPage to allow artists to display band biographies, touring information and link to their online stores alongside lyrics requested by users o ...

  3. Neil Portnow Honored By Clive Davis, Randy Philips, Martin Bandier, Kevin Lyman, Others

    December 10, 2012 9:10 AM EST The following video interview with Neil Portnow, CEO and president of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, is from the latest edition of Billboard magazine. In addition to a special feature package on Portnow, who is celebrating ...

  4. Backbeat: 'Digital Dinner' Brings Together Execs From TAG Strategic, Microsoft, Digitalmusic.org At NARM

    May 10, 2012 11:20 AM EDT Ted Cohen (left, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic) and Bill Wilson (right, VP, Digital Strategy and Business Development, digitalmusic.org) congratulate Rob McDermott (Mad Mac Entertainment) on winning the raffle for a Sonos sound system. (Photo: B ...

  5. Live Nation Muscles Up in Southern California: Joins Forces With Promoters Andrew Hewitt and Bill Silva

    October 25, 2011 1:09 PM EDT Live Nation Entertainment today announced an agreement with Los Angeles-based concert promoters Andrew Hewitt and Bill Silva covering Southern California and Las Vegas, two of the largest music markets in North America. The move significantly stre ...

  6. Ryan Chisholm: 30 Under 30

    July 01, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Ryan Chisholm Talent Manager, Bill Silva Entertainment Ryan Chisholm, 25, co-manages Christina Perri, whose song "Jar of Hearts" has sold 2.5 million singles, according to Nielsen SoundScan, after it was selected for Fox's "So ...

  7. Hewitt, Silva Extend Hollywood Bowl Deal Through 2011

    January 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST Longtime concert promoters Andrew Hewitt and Bill Silva Presents have negotiated a deal with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association to continue producing summer concerts at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl through 2011. Financial terms of the ag ...

  8. Silva and Hewitt Extend Hollywood Bowl Booking Deal

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST They have been the Bowl's promoters since 1991. The partnership of Bill Silva Presents and Andrew Hewitt have been retained by the Hollywood Bowl to book their shows, according to the venue. Hewitt and Silva—who also manages artists including ...

  9. Silva Hires Talent Buyer To Oversee Divisions

    November 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Eric Herz was among the CCE layoffs. Promoter/manager Bill Silva has hired talent buyer Eric Herz to oversee his Silva Touring/Bill Silva Presents divisions. Herz, a former Avalon Attractions and Metropolitan Entertainment executive, previously bo ...

  10. Silva Ramps Up Staff

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Walker, Willms, Cohen join L.A. firm. Veteran Southern California promoter Bill Silva has boosted his staff to keep up with new projects undertaken in the past six months. Michael K. Walker, Kurt Willms and Matthew Cohen have joined the Silva Cos. ...