Menudo

  1. Backbeat: Secret Show at Draco Rosa's Studio Inaugurates L.A.'s Fairfax Sessions

    June 13, 2012 2:00 PM EDT Artyom Manukyan and Arto Tunçboyaciyan performing at Phantom Vox studio's Fairfax Sessions. (Photo: David Navas) While the usual stream of cars rumbled down West Hollywood's Fairfax Avenue outside Phantom Vox Studios , a secret show was ...

  2. Backbeat: Latin Grammy Parties -- Including One With An '80s Twist

    November 14, 2011 6:20 AM EST Patricia Flores of AEG Live/Goldenvoice, Monica Escobar of The 3 Collective and Teresa Romo of EMI Music/Capital Latin take time to hang out at BMI's '80s themed party in Las Vegas. Latin Grammy week in Las Vegas isn't complete with ...

  3. Latin Briefs: "Batalla de las Americas," Raul Acosta

    January 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST -Spanish Broadcasting System’s Mega TV and Worldvibe Entertainment is casting a music reality show, “Batalla de las Americas,” to form the latest Menudo offshoot XM2. The primetime show will debut in April after auditions in New York, Los Angeles, ...

  4. Menudo Plots 'Bandemonium'

    April 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After wrapping a series of opening gigs for the Jonas Brothers, Epic act Menudo will tour 16 cities as part of the "Bandemonium" boy-band tour. The tour, produced by manager Johnny Wright, includes NLT (Geffen), V-Factory (Warner Bros.) ...

  5. New Menudo Line-Up Gigs, Album

    February 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Is it time for boy bands again? The newest incarnation of Menudo will play a series of concert days with pop darlings the Jonas Brothers. The group, created last year and modeled after the original Puerto Ricanboy group of the 1980s, will open fiv ...

  6. Menudos Mark XM2

    December 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Much ado has been made lately of the new Menudos, whose members were culled from an MTV reality show. But a new class of ex-Menudos has emerged, XM2. The group comprises former group members Sergio Blass, Ruben Gomez, Rawy Torres and Jonathan Mont ...

  7. New Menudo Revealed On MTV Reality Show

    November 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST The members of the re-constituted Menudo pop group were revealed today at the conclusion of MTV's "Making Menudo" reality show. The four-song debut EP of the group, "More Than Words," comes out Dec. 18 at Target stores. A ...

  8. Menudo Casting Calls, Finalists to Get Spotlight

    May 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MTV Tr3s will reveal the top contenders for a re-formed Menudo beginning with a four-part series chronicling the auditions for the boy band starting May 12. The band's final lineup will be shown on MTV Tr3s' "Road to Menudo: The Fin ...

  9. Auditions For New Menudo Set

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Casting calls for the new Menudo kick off Mar. 31 near Los Angeles, with the cameras rolling for reality shows on MTV and MTV Tr3s. A recording contract with Epic Records is already in place for the reincarnated Latin supergroup once it forms afte ...

  10. Regan, Jacobs Start Label

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Velocity inks singer/songwriter Grimes. Industry veterans Russ Regan and Kent Jacobs have formed Velocity Entertainment Inc. The Beverly Hills-based label has inked a North American distribution deal with Big Deal Records, which is based in New Yo ...

  11. Medina Countersues Martin

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Angelo Medina, the Puerto Rican empresario who managed Ricky Martin for 12 years, has filed a $63.5 million countersuit against his former client, alleging breach of contract, unjust enrichment and pa Angelo Medina, the Puerto Rican empresario who ...