Casablanca

  1. Aucoin, Manager Who Discovered Kiss, Dies At 66

    June 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bill Aucoin, who discovered the rock group Kiss and helped build them into a musical and merchandising juggernaut, died Monday in Florida. He was 66. Aucoin died at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center in Aventura of surgical complications from pr ...

  2. NBC To Launch Online Music Competition Series

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artists vying for record contract with Tommy Mottola. NBC is launching a music competition series in the vein of American Idol, but making it available only online. Called “StarTomorrow,” the Internet-only series, will consist of 100 artist and ba ...

  3. Broadway Putting Up 'Wall'

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Miramax Films has pacted with Casablanca Records head Thomas Mottola to develop and produce a Broadway musical based on Pink Floyd's seminal rock opera "The Wall." Miramax Films has pacted with Casablanca Records head Thomas Mottola ...

  4. R&B Singer Edmund Sylvers Dead At 47

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Edmund Sylvers, former lead singer of '70s family group the Sylvers, died March 11 after a battle with lung cancer. The 47-year-old was diagnosed with the disease last May. Edmund Sylvers, former lead singer of '70s family group the Sylv ...