United States Capitol

  1. Backbeat: Capitol Theatre Debuts With Sold-Out Bob Dylan Concert After Lavish Restoration

    September 05, 2012 3:32 PM EDT The renovated Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York on opening night. (Photo: Jem Aswad) One of the more welcome developments in the concert industry over the past several years has been the revival of many classic theaters, ranging from the U ...

  2. Recording Academy To Present 'Grammys On The Hill' Awards To John Mayer, Howard Berman

    March 19, 2012 8:27 AM EDT John Mayer The Recording Academy has announced that it will be presenting its 2012 "GRAMMYs on the Hill Awards" to singer/songwriter John Mayer and congressman Howard Berman (D-Calif.).The ceremony will be held in Washington, D.C., on We ...

  3. Backbeat: Is Tom Whalley the Next Head of Capitol?

    December 15, 2011 9:39 PM EST Capitol: Whalley or won't he? It appears the job of running Capitol, once the company is subsumed by Universal , is former Warner Bros. Records chief Tom Whalley 's to lose. At least that's what our best sources are telling us. It&# ...

  4. Capitol Germany Names Marketing Director

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Uli Mücke has been appointed director of marketing at Capitol Music Germany in Cologne, with effect from Sept. 1. He replaces Peter Müller, who left the company last year. Uli Mücke has been appointed director of marketing at Cap ...

  5. LeToya Powers To No. 1 On Billboard 200

    August 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Capitol set sold 165,000 copies in U.S. Capitol set sold 165,000 copies in U.S. News ...

  6. Edel's Schmidt To Join Capitol Germany

    November 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Daniel Schmidt, director of A&R at Edel Music in Hamburg, will leave the company at the end of the year to take the same post at Capitol Music. Daniel Schmidt, director of A&R at Edel Music in Hamburg, will leave the company at the end ...

  7. Recording Arts Day A Success In D.C.

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Capitol Hill welcomed music industry. Capitol Hill welcomed music industry. News ...

  8. Recording Arts Day A Success In D.C.

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Capitol Hill welcomed music industry. Capitol Hill welcomed musicians and a wide range of music industry representatives with open arms yesterday (Sept. 7) at the first-ever industry Recording Arts Day. In light of the Katrina tragedy, the advocac ...

  9. Why We Need A Day In D.C. For The Recording Arts

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT At its core, music is about connecting. We've all experienced the connection between music fan and music maker. Those of us fortunate enough to work in this community also have witnessed unique and ma Neil Portnow is president of the Recordin ...

  10. Coldplay Single To Debut As Ringtone

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Cingular lands exclusive for Capitol track. Cingular lands exclusive for Capitol track. News ...

  11. Stanley M. Gortikov Dead At 85

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Onetime Capitol exec became chief of RIAA. Onetime Capitol exec became chief of RIAA. News ...

  12. Beasties' 'Boroughs' Tops U.S. Album Chart

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Capitol set sells 360,000 in United States. Capitol set sells 360,000 in United States. News ...