1. Talking Rock Docs, a 'Niche Business' with 'Great Passion', at the Film & TV Music Conference

    October 25, 2012 3:15 PM EDT (L-R): Stephen Kessler, Director, "Paul Williams Still Alive", Robin Klein, Film Producer, "Charlie Is My Darling", Evan Saxon, Partner, D&E Entertainment, Morgan Neville, Documentary Filmmaker/Producer, Glen Zipper, Head o ...

  2. Joe Walsh, Mike Stoller, Peter Asher Among Speakers At New UCLA Music Biz Course

    March 08, 2012 9:58 PM EST Joe Walsh, Mike Stoller, Peter Asher and Dan Wilson are among the songwriters lined up to speak at UCLA's new course within the music industry minor at the school. Taught by documentarian, writer and TV producer David Leaf, the course is desi ...

  3. Chris Isaak, Stevie Nicks Lead Buddy Holly Tribute Event

    September 08, 2011 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 An eclectic collection of artists that included Stevie Nicks , members of Cobra Starship , Chris Isaak and Paul Anka saluted Buddy Holly Wednesday on what would have been his 75th birthday in, appropriately enough, Hollywood. Producer, manager and s ...

  4. Elvis Presley Movie Based on Bodyguard's Book Due in 2012

    September 06, 2011 8:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 A documentary filmmaker is riding with the King. John Scheinfeld, who has chronicled the lives of John Lennon , Harry Nilsson and others in documentaries, will direct the first-ever feature film based on the life of Elvis Presley. RLF Victor Product ...

  5. Wilson's 'Ocean' Set For Expanded Reissue

    January 24, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Late Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson's cult classic 1977 solo album, "Pacific Ocean Blue," will be released May 13 in an expanded edition by Caribou/Epic/Legacy. The project has been out of print for Late Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wi ...

  6. Dixie Chicks Doc To Hatch At Toronto Film Fest

    July 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A documentary about the firestorm that greeted the Dixie Chicks' anti-Bush comments will make its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. "Dixie Chicks -- Shut Up and S A documentary about the firestorm that ...

  7. Unreleased Lennon Cuts Enrich Documentary Soundtrack

    July 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The soundtrack to the upcoming documentary "The U.S. vs. John Lennon" will be released on CD and digitally Sept. 26 via Capitol/EMI. The soundtrack to the upcoming documentary "The U.S. vs. John Lennon" will be released on CD and ...

  8. Documentary To Spotlight Lennon's Activism

    September 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A documentary about John Lennon's transformation into an antiwar activist has started preproduction, and aims to reach theaters next year, according to distributor Lions Gate Films. A documentary about John Lennon's transformation into an ...

  9. Wilson, Costello Sign On For South By Southwest

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The revival of Brian Wilson's long dormant "Smile" album will be the subject of an all-star panel discussion at this year's South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. The revival of Brian Wilson's long dormant " ...