Sweet Honey in the Rock

  1. Conor Oberst Pens Open Letter To Arizona Promoter Charlie Levy

    July 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bright Eyes' mainman Conor Oberst has been an outspoken advocate for Zack de la Rocha's Sound Strike effort, joining fellow musicians and artists in a campaign to compel the state of Arizona to repeal its controversial immigration law. R ...

  2. Zack de la Rocha Ups the Rage Against Arizona Immigration Law

    June 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rage Against the Machine frontman Zack de la Rocha is stepping up his campaign to compel the state of Arizona to repeal its controversial immigration law. In addition to adding Ry Cooder, Nine Inch Nails, and comedian Chris Rock to the growing lis ...

  3. NMPA Names Rosenthal Senior VP

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jay Rosenthal has been named senior VP and general counsel of the National Music Publishers' Assn. He will be based in Washington, D.C., and will report to president and CEO David Israelite. Most recently, Rosenthal served as the general coun ...

  4. Appleseed Recordings Preps 10th Anniversary Releases

    August 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Indie label Appleseed Recordings is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a string of civic-minded compilation releases featuring new songs from such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Pete Seeger and Jon Bon Jovi. Former consumer advocate lawyer Jim M ...

  5. Words & Music

    May 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Legendary African-American a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock is still going strong after 30 years. Read Jim Bessman's column. Legendary African-American a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock is still going strong after 30 year ...