1. Rich Jacobellis Named Partner at First Artists

    August 15, 2014 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Composer and music supervisor agent Rich Jacobellis has been named partner at the music agency First Artists Management. Jacobellis' clients include Emmy-winning and nominated composers Bear McCreary ( Da Vinci's Demons ), Wendy and Lisa ( ...

  2. Julie Greenwald, Atlantic Records Chairman, COO, Tops Billboard’s 2013 Women In Music List

    December 06, 2013 10:59 AM EST Billboard announced today that for a fourth consecutive year, Julie Greenwald, Chairman and COO of Atlantic Records Group, has topped its Women in Music list. Kathy Willard, Executive Vice President and CFO of Live Nation Entertainment, and Jody G ...

  3. David O. Russell, Sue Jacobs Confirmed For Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Conference

    October 01, 2013 8:00 AM EDT Register HERE now  for next week's (Oct. 29-30) Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter's Film & TV Music Conference in  Los Angeles at the W Hollywood featuring panels, Q&As, case studies and one-on-ones with composers, music sup ...

  4. Music Supervisor Alexandra Patsavas to Deliver Keynote Q&A at Billboard/THR Film & TV Music Conference

    August 07, 2013 10:00 AM EDT Music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas, whose credits include "Scandal," “Grey's Anatomy," "Carrie Diaries,” and the upcoming film “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” will participate in a keynote Q&A during the Billb ...

  5. It's Official: Chop Shop Moves to Universal

    January 31, 2013 11:46 AM EST Universal Music announced today that its East Coast Label Group and music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas have partnered for Chop Shop Records. The announcement was made today by Barry Weiss – Chairman & CEO of the East Coast Label Group whic ...

  6. Neil Portnow Honored By Clive Davis, Randy Philips, Martin Bandier, Kevin Lyman, Others

    December 10, 2012 9:10 AM EST The following video interview with Neil Portnow, CEO and president of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, is from the latest edition of Billboard magazine. In addition to a special feature package on Portnow, who is celebrating ...

  7. 2012 Billboard Women In Music Index

    November 30, 2012 7:39 AM EST . Julie Greenwald Atlantic Records 2. Jody Gerson Sony/ATV Music Publishing 3. Kathy Willard Live Nation Entertainment 4. Julie Swidler Sony Music Entertainment 5. Debra Rathwell AEG Live 6. Lia Vollack Sony Pictures Entertainment 7. Melissa Lonn ...

  8. Tie: Alexandra Patsavas & Andria Vidler

    November 28, 2012 4:29 PM EST Owner, Chop Shop Muisc Group & CEO, EMI Music U.K. Alexandra Patsavas 'Twilight' And More The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 2 is the final chapter in one of the most successful soundtrack series in history, and each of the five a ...

  9. Candid Covers: Scars on 45 Sing the Cure's 'Friday I'm in Love'

    June 05, 2012 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Scars on 45 started out, female vocalist Aimee Driver wasn't part of the band. That is, not until they heard her sing the Cure's "Friday I'm in Love" and decided her voice would be perfect for the group. Below, watch th ...

  10. Scars on 45's Debut Album: First Listen

    April 09, 2012 10:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I suppose that it's the end of an era for us," Scars on 45 frontman Danny Bemrose says just weeks before his band's self-titled debut arrives April 10 on Atlantic's Chop Shop imprint. For the better part of the past three y ...

  11. Exclusive: Scars on 45 Launch Debut, Head to 'Tonight Show'

    March 01, 2012 9:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Scars on 45 's self-titled debut album will arrive on April 10 on Chop Shop/Atlantic, three years after the British band's song "Beauty's Running Wild" made its TV debut on "CSI: New York" and earned them a U.S. fo ...

  12. Bruno Mars Heads Back to Grammys With Smeezingtons

    February 08, 2012 8:33 AM EST Songwriting and production team the Smeezingtons (from left) Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars and Ari Levine (WireImage). LOS ANGELES (AP) - A whiteboard hangs on the wall of the tiny Hollywood studio used by the Smeezingtons, Bruno Mars' producti ...

  13. Billboard's Women In Music 2011: Alexandra Patsavas

    October 01, 2011 12:00 AM EDT No. 5 Alexandra Patsavas Owner, Chop Shop Music Group Website: ChopShopRecords.net Twitter: @chopshopmusic The opening weekend of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1" was preceded by two hit singles from the film's soundtrack, ...

  14. Scars On 45 Reaches Triple A Top 5, Revs Up Second EP

    July 07, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When British indie pop act Scars on 45 bought a computer and started recording songs in a grungy spare room in Bradford, England, the band never imagined that one of those tracks -- "Give Me Something" -- would reach the top five on Billbo ...

  15. @SXSW Day 2: Chilton, A2IM, eMusic, Sharon Jones, And More

    March 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Chilton Dedications, Fundraiser At SXSW on Thursday morning, the Memphis Music Foundation booth at the Austin Convention Center was busy with well wishers and those curious about what would happen to the Big Star programming scheduled for the week ...

  16. Mark Ronson To Keynote At International Music Summit

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Producer, DJ and recording artist Mark Ronson is to take part in the keynote interview at the International Music Summit, held at Ibiza Gran Hotel on May 26-28. Music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas from Chop Shop, who has worked on shows including ...

  17. Music Supervisor Patsavas Discusses 'New Moon' At Film/TV Confab

    October 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The artists featured on the soundtrack for the upcoming film “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” could easily share the same bill at any live music event, according to music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas, who played a crucial role in putting music toget ...

  18. TV Music Bigwigs Launch Show On TheWB.com

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alexandra Patsavas and Josh Schwartz are developing "Rockville, CA," a music-centered series that will debut on TheWB.com in 2009. Alexandra Patsavas and Josh Schwartz are developing "Rockville, CA," a music-centered series that ...

  19. TheWB.com To Host Patsavas, Schwartz Music Show

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alexandra Patsavas and Josh Schwartz are developing "Rockville, CA" a music-centered series that will debut on the Internet at TheWB.com in 2009. Each webisode will focus on a band performing at Rockville, a fictional music club, where t ...

  20. Thieves Steal 'Grey's Anatomy' Synch

    May 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Say you're currently an unsigned band looking for a big break - how about getting a song in the "Grey's Anatomy" season finale that aired Thursday night on ABC? Publisher Spirit Music Group landed the placement for the New York ...

  21. Hold Steady, Spektor Tapped For Tribeca Film Fest

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Hold Steady, Regina Spektor, Nick Lowe and Ingrid Michaelson are among the artists set to perform during the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival, Billboard.com can reveal. The Hold Steady, Regina Spektor, Nick Lowe and Ingrid Michaelson are among the art ...

  22. CW's 'Gossip Girl' Brings More Hits To TV

    August 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Revolving around a group of privileged teens who inhabit Manhattan's Upper East Side, the new CW Network series "Gossip Girl" is poised to become TV's next important outlet for artists who want their Revolving around a group of p ...

  23. Ask Billboard

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about "The O.C.," Fantasia, Kelly Clarkson and best-selling female artists. MUSIC AND 'THE O.C.' Keith, I'm a big fan of "The O.C." on Fox. How do they go about selec ...