Crush Management

  1. I.R.S. Nashville Imprint Names John Grady President

    October 22, 2013 7:45 PM EDT Veteran Nashville music executive John Grady has been named the president of I.R.S. Nashville, a new label based on the imprint started 34 years ago and revived by EMI two years ago. Grady will continue serving as partner at Crush Management.   ...

  2. Dan Kruchkow Promoted to CMO and Head of Digital Strategy at Crush Management

    July 25, 2013 12:26 PM EDT Crush Management announced in a statement today (Jul. 25) that longtime Head of Digital, Dan Kruchkow has been promoted to CMO of the company and will take on the new position in addition to keeping up with his duties as Head of Digital Strategy ...

  3. Backbeat: Susan Justice @ Hollywood's Hotel Cafe

    January 17, 2012 10:20 AM EST Capitol introduced singer/songwriter/guitarist Susan Justice to an intimate gathering of media tastemakers at Hollywood's Hotel Café (Jan. 10). Singing several selections from her March 27 Kite Records/Capitol debut, "Eat Dirt," Jus ...

  4. Radio Executive Brett Greenberg Joins Crush Management

    October 17, 2011 8:10 PM EDT Longtime label radio executive Brett Greenberg has joined Crush Management as vice president, radio promotions, the company has announced. Greenberg previously held positions at Capitol, Epic and Victory Records and was brought in by founders Jona ...

  5. Exclusive: Train Pens 'The Biggest Loser' Song, New Album In Works

    September 23, 2011 7:00 AM EDT The unmistakable pop-rock sounds of Train will open NBC's weight-loss competition show "The Biggest Loser" on a weekly basis, beginning Sept. 27. A 22-second portion of a new song "Brand New Book" will play during the open ...

  6. 'Earn It Yourself' Program Is Grooming Next Generation of Music Execs on Warped Tour

    June 28, 2011 3:09 PM EDT When Sarah Saturday started laying the groundwork for the Earn It Yourself program in 2003, it was intended as a networking platform for motivated unsigned bands. But in the last eight years, EIY has gained the support of the Vans Warped Tour and ...

  7. IRS Records to be Relaunched by EMI, Crush Management

    June 15, 2011 2:10 PM EDT EMI, Crush Management Relaunching IRS Records Nearly fifteen years after I.R.S. Records closed its doors, the once-iconic label is being re-launched by EMI Music North America and New York-based company Crush Management. The new arrangement comes ...

  8. Touring Panel: Developing New Acts Vital To Biz

    November 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST At a time when album sales continue to plunge and artists turn to touring as their primary source of income, the development of newer acts is crucial to the future of the music business, according to the "Who Do You Love?" panel at the 5 ...

  9. Fall Out Boy, Panic! Eye Endorsements

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Thanks to a branding partnership between Crush Management and One Music, you may start seeing bands like Fall Out Boy and Panic! At the Disco endorsing Lee Jeans or Calvin Klein. Crush, which manages such artists as Fall Out Boy, Panic! At the Dis ...

  10. Making The Leap In 2007

    January 25, 2007 12:00 AM EST Having jumped from support slots in sweaty clubs to headlining for thousands in theaters and arenas, bands like the Killers, Fall Out Boy and Panic! at the Disco know a thing or two about paying their dues before becoming box-office sellouts. Whil ...