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  1. Randy Newman Talks Film Scoring, New Studio Album, Kanye West's Orchestration Skills and Ego at Film & TV Music Conference (Video)

    October 30, 2013 1:36 PM EDT Singer-songwriter and composer Randy Newman made a rare appearance on the opening day (Oct. 29) of the 2013 Billboard & The Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference in Los Angeles, where he discussed everything from Kanye West' ...

  2. Sheila E. Honored, Goapele Sings Etta James @ Moja Moja Awards

    February 12, 2012 1:06 AM EST Sheila E. shows off her plaque after receiving the Vanguard Award from Bob Ferguson, Manager of Creative Alliances & Music Outreach for Oxfam America, left, and KCRW's Garth Trinidad, right. She was honored for her work with the Elevate H ...

  3. Composer Hans Zimmer Signs With William Morris Endeavor

    May 09, 2011 7:50 PM EDT Composer Hans Zimmer has signed with WME for representation in all areas, another coup for the agency since bringing over Amos Newman last month to run a new division within the music department. Zimmer joins composers David Newman and David Holme ...

  4. Composer David Arnold to Receive BMI Career Achievement Award

    April 18, 2011 12:54 PM EDT Composer David Arnold will receive BMI's Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement at the BMI Film & Television Awards. The awards will be handed out May 18 in Los Angeles at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Arnold's collectio ...

  5. BACKBEAT: Billboard's Film And TV Music Conference Hosts Q&A With Thomas Newman

    October 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT 'The Hollywood Reporter Maestro Award Recipient' Thomas Newman sat down with Kevin Cassidy, Senior Features Editor at The Hollywood Reporter during THR/Billboard's Film and TV Music Conference to talk about his accomplished car ...

  6. David Newman To Receive BMI's Richard Kirk Award

    April 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Composer David Newman will receive BMI's Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement at its annual Film & Television Awards on May 20. Newman is best known for his scores for comedic films, including "Throw Momma from the T ...

  7. Jazz Musician, Ray Charles Band Member Newman Dies

    January 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST David ‘Fathead’ Newman, jazz saxophonist/flutist and member of the Ray Charles band, died Jan. 20 of pancreatic cancer in upstate New York. He was 75. Newman graduated from Lincoln High School in Dallas, where his music teacher gave him the nickna ...

  8. The New Pornographers "Twin Cinema"

    August 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A.C. Newman has gotten away with writing simply good pop songs for long enough. With "Twin Cinema," the leader of the New Pornographers and his star-studded band have exceeded the bare minimum of indi A.C. Newman has gotten away with wri ...

  9. New Management For Carpenter

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Grammy winner signs with Kerr. Grammy-winning artist Mary Chapin Carpenter has signed with Los Angeles-based Cathy Kerr Management. Kerr also manages Randy Newman. Prior to opening her own firm in 1999, Kerr was VP at Peter Asher Management, where ...

  10. The Beat

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Wayne Shepherd steps up as the frontman on "The Place You're In." Read Melinda Newman's column. Kenny Wayne Shepherd steps up as the frontman on "The Place You're In." Read Melinda Newman's column. New ...

  11. The Beat

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Wayne Shepherd steps up as the frontman on "The Place You're In." Read Melinda Newman's column. Kenny Wayne Shepherd steps up as the frontman on "The Place You're In." Read Melinda Newman's column. New ...

  12. U2, Grandmaster Flash Lead Rock Hall Nominees

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Randy Newman, Pretenders, Buddy Guy also on list. Randy Newman, Pretenders, Buddy Guy also on list. News Randy Newman , Buddy Guy ...