1. Tobias Jesso Jr.'s Make-Out Party, Kinks Biopic Begins Casting & More Insider Scoop

    April 07, 2015 3:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Tobias Jesso Jr.'s Make-Out Party Tobias Jesso Jr . was feeling the love at the afterparty at Elvis Guesthouse in New York's East Village for his rapturously received March 24 performance at Mercury Lounge. The "Without You" sing ...

  2. Cult Singer Rodriguez Risen in New Film 'Sugar Man'

    July 29, 2012 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Searching for Sugar Man" is a documentary about a musician very few people had heard about prior to this year. In the last six months, film festivals from January's Sundance in Utah through the Hamptons in New York on July 21 have pl ...

  3. Sony Music Entertainment Appoints Adam Block As President, Legacy Recordings

    June 26, 2012 12:27 PM EDT Sony Music Entertainment named Adam Block as president, Legacy Recordings today, a promotion from his previous position as EVP and general manager of the imprint. He will report to Richard Story, president of Commercial Music Group, Sony Music Ent ...

  4. Phil Spector Phillies Catalog Finds New Home

    October 01, 2009 5:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Phil Spector's Philles Records catalog will now be issued by Sony Music Entertainment's Legacy Recordings label, which was home or such artists as Ronettes , the Crystals , Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans , and Lenny Bruce . The first tit ...

  5. Block Rises To Senior VP/GM At Legacy

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Adam Block has been named senior VP/GM of Legacy Recordings. Block reports to John Ingrassia, president of Sony BMG’s Commercial Music Group and is based in New York. In his new role, Block will oversee all aspects of the operations of Legacy Reco ...

  6. Sony BMG Licenses Gamble And Huff Catalog

    August 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sony BMG Music Entertainment has licensed the complete catalog of music from Philadelphia International Records, the label founded by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff in 1971. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has licensed the complete catalog of music from Ph ...

  7. Buckley, Byrds Launch Legacy Reissue Series

    May 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sony catalog label Legacy is launching a line of two-disc reissues, expanding on several revered recordings, in step with Universal Music Enterprises' (UME) revered "Deluxe Editions." Sony catalog label Legacy is launching a line of t ...

  8. Snow Comes In Summer

    July 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Columbia/Legacy, which will release "The Very Best of Phoebe Snow" Aug. 14, greatly benefited from the powerhouse vocalist's input in compiling her first full-career retrospective. "I helped pick out Columbia/Legacy, which will r ...

  9. Qawwali Vocalist Khan Continues Uncle's Tradition

    March 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American/Legacy set released March 13 -- was recorded in Santa Monica, Calif., in 1997. It was the same year that his uncle and Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. rec ...

  10. Qawwali Vocalist Khan Continues Uncle's Tradition

    March 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American/Legacy set released March 13 -- was recorded in Santa Monica, Calif., in 1997. It was the same year that his uncle and <I>qa Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's fi ...