University of Miami

  1. Holocaust Theater Archive Established at University of Miami

    October 06, 2014 1:22 AM EDT The first comprehensive archive of theater materials related to the Holocaust has been established at the University of Miami, allowing researchers and students worldwide access to such plays as Arthur Millers' Broken Glass , the stage adap ...

  2. Billboard Latin Music Awards: Meet The Contenders

    April 24, 2012 10:00 AM EDT Finalists for this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards, presented by State Farm, have all had a major impact throughout the Latin music industry, displaying unique qualities and strengths in a variety of Latin genres. While these artists have ...

  3. Backbeat: Juanes Performs for Industry, Media VIPs at MTV Unplugged

    February 08, 2012 11:30 AM EST It was a veritable industry gathering at the second day of taping for Colombian star Juanes ' MTV Unplugged set at Miami Beach's New World Center. Accompanied by an acoustic band and just two guest artists-Brazil's Paula Fernandes a ...

  4. Alexis y Fido, Artists From Pitbull's Mr. 305 Label Rock Billboard Latin Music Awards Afterparty

    April 29, 2011 4:05 PM EDT Pitbull with Sophia del Carmen (and a furry, branded friend) at the Billboard Latin Music Awards, April 28, 2011 (Photo: Getty Images) MIAMI--After a joint show-closing performance by Jencarlos Canela, Pitbull, and T-Pain, the audience at the Bill ...

  5. Billboard Latin Music Conference and Awards 2011: Ahead Of The Curve

    April 26, 2011 7:15 AM EDT Today, April 26, marks the beginning of the 22nd annual Billboard Latin Music Conference, presented by State Farm in association with AT&T. Following a successful foray in Puerto Rico, Latin music's largest, most influential event returns ...

  6. Veteran Latin Record Exec Tony Moreno Dies

    November 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST Tony Moreno, the veteran record executive who founded MP records and worked with some of the biggest names in tropical music has died. Moreno succumbed to complications of liver cancer on Nov. 14 at the University of Miami Hospital in Miami. He wa ...

  7. Live Thalia Record Set For Sony Release

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After parting ways with longtime label EMI Latin, Mexican singer Thalia will record "Primera Fila," a live CD/DVD to be released on Sony Latin. The "Primera Fila" concept was launched last year with a live CD/DVD by ranchera ic ...

  8. Touring Briefs: Global Spectrum, AEG Live, RazorGator

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -- Philadelphia-based arena management firm Global Spectrum, a division of Comcast-Spectacor, will assume the operations and management contract for Oshawa, Ontario's General Motors Centre , effective June 30. Global Spectrum has appointed Vi ...

  9. Veteran Merchandiser Price Dies

    April 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jim Price, a 20-year veteran of the music industry, died after a two-year struggle with cancer on April 14 at his home in Tamarac, Fla. He was 42. For the last 16 years, Price worked at Alliance Entertainment Corp., mostly as the director of purch ...

  10. Peermusic Links With Miami U

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Peermusic has entered into a worldwide administration agreement with Cat 5 Music Publishing operated by graduate students at the University of Miami's Frost School of Music. Cat 5 is reportedly the first graduate student-run music publishing ...

  11. Hispanic Women Power 25

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In selecting the 25 Hispanic Women in Entertainment, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard focused exclusively on behind-the-scenes players within the film, TV and music industries and only included performers who are also active as producers, writ ...

  12. Estefans Donate $1M To Paralysis Project

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST To help establish human clinical trials program. Latin superstar couple Gloria and Emilio Estefan will donate $1 million to help establish a human clinical trials program at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis at the University of Miami. The Estef ...

  13. Frances Forces Florida Show Cancellations

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With Hurricane Frances closing in on Florida this weekend and millions evacuating their homes, a handful of concerts -- including the final date of the Ozzfest tour -- have been scrapped. With Hurricane Frances closing in on Florida this weekend a ...

  14. Vanderbilt University Signs On With Napster

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Napster has added Vanderbilt University to its growing list of college partnerships. On Oct. 1, Vanderbilt will launch "VUMix," which allows students to access Napster's online subscription streaming Napster has added Vanderbilt Uni ...

  15. Napster Expands University Program

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT As part of an ongoing effort to provide alternatives to digital-music piracy on college campuses, Napster has created new relationships with six schools. As part of an ongoing effort to provide alternatives to digital-music piracy on college campu ...