1. Tamara Conniff on Her New Gig at Mike Caren’s Artist Publishing Group

    April 27, 2013 8:58 PM EDT When you've spent two decades analyzing and writing about every aspect of the music business, what's your next act? For Tamara Conniff, the former editorial director of Billboard, teaming up with A&R veteran Mike Caren was just the ...

  2. Bon Jovi Unveils Clips From New Documentary

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jon Bon Jovi showed off footage for the first time in public from the upcoming Phil Griffin-directed documentary about his band during a question-and-answer panel today (Sept. 25) as part of Advertisi Jon Bon Jovi showed off footage for the first ti ...

  3. Conniff To Exit Billboard; Named Executive At Front Line

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tamara Conniff, Billboard's group editorial director, will be leaving the magazine next month to become president of music services for Irving Azoff's Front Line Management Group. Conniff has been with Nielsen/VNU for 10 years, having jo ...

  4. Q&A: Clive Davis and Charles Goldstuck

    Q&A: Clive Davis and Charles Goldstuck

    March 10, 2008 12:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Tamara Conniff, Group Editorial Director of Billboard talks to Clive Davis and Charles Goldstuck about starting J Records and 360 deals. J RECORDS , interview , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , Charles Goldstuck , Clive Davis , Charles Goldstuck , Clive ...

  5. Q&A: Clive Davis on songwriting

    Q&A: Clive Davis on songwriting

    March 07, 2008 5:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Clive Davis talks about songwriting and Whitney Houston at Billboard's 2008 Music & Money Symposium. Barbra Streisand , Ben Lee , Kelly Clarkson , Frank Sinatra , Music and Money , interview , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , Ella Fitzgerald , ...

  6. SXSW: Harper, Morello, Tankian Declare 'War'

    March 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ben Harper, Tom Morello and Serj Tankian will perform at a South by Southwest showcase for the documentary and soundtrack "Body of War," inspired by a U.S. soldier paralyzed while serving in Iraq. Ben Harper, Tom Morello and Serj Tankian w ...

  7. Q&A: Matchbox Twenty Guitarist

    Q&A: Matchbox Twenty Guitarist

    February 07, 2008 2:12 PM EST 0 0 0 Tamara Conniff of Billboard speaks with Paul Doucette of Matchbox Twenty, about their album Exile On Mainstream being relased on an MP3 bracelet. Matchbox Twenty , interview , Paul Doucette , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , exile on mainstream , Exclus ...

  8. MEL 2007: Quincy Jones Q&A

    MEL 2007: Quincy Jones Q&A

    January 17, 2008 10:47 AM EST 0 0 0 Grammy-winning producer and artist Quincy Jones speaks with Tamara Conniff of Billboard at Mobile Entertainment Live in San Francisco. Mobile Entertainment Live , Quincy Jones , interview , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , Quincy Jones , Exclusive , Int ...

  9. Led Zeppelin Triumphs At London Reunion Show

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of the greatest bands of all time was back in front of its adoring public, if only for two-plus hours. Led Zeppelin's 16-song set at London's O2 Arena came as part Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of ...

  10. Billboard, AEG Align For 2008 Awards Show

    November 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard will unveil a new music awards show in 2008, produced in collaboration with AEG Live, the live entertainment division of Los Angeles-based promotion giant AEG. The partnership is a result of Billboard will unveil a new music awards show in ...

  11. Q&A: Quincy Jones

    Q&A: Quincy Jones

    October 25, 2007 3:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary producer Quincy Jones chats with Billboard Group Editorial Director Tamara Conniff at October 2007's Mobile Entertainment Live! conference. Mobile Entertainment Live , Quincy Jones , interview , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , Quincy Jon ...

  12. Mobile Entertainment Live!

    Mobile Entertainment Live!

    October 22, 2007 6:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Highlights from the morning sessions in San Francisco. Matchbox Twenty , San Francisco , Mobile Entertainment Live , Tamara Conniff , morning sessions , HOLLYWOOD REPORTER , highlights , Matchbox Twenty , Tamara Conniff Videos Matchbox Twenty Tamara ...

  13. Q&A: Reba McEntire

    Q&A: Reba McEntire

    October 12, 2007 3:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 We caught up with Reba at our Women in Music breakfast where we honored her as our first ever Woman of the Year. Women in Music , reba mcentire , interview , exclusive , Tamara Conniff , vuclip , Reba McEntire , Exclusive , Interview , Tamara Connif ...

  14. Vedder, Penn Set For THR/Billboard Film & TV Conference

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder and actor/director Sean Penn will be the subjects of the keynote Q&A at the Hollywood Reporter/Billboard Film & TV Music Conference, to be held Nov. 1-2 at Los Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder and actor/directo ...

  15. McEntire Named Billboard's Woman Of The Year

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Reba McEntire has been named the first recipient of Billboard's Woman of the Year award. The honor, which will be presented during an Oct. 5 breakfast at the Core Club in New York, coincides with the Reba McEntire has been named the first recip ...

  16. Billboard Goes Live In Japan

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Billboard Live, the latest star venue in Tokyo's vibrant music scene, opened its doors with a launch party on Friday. The 330-capacity venue is situated in the Tokyo Midtown project in Roppongi, the Japanese capital's international sub-c ...

  17. Billboard Awards Looking To Nashville

    March 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard is looking to expand its awards brand to Nashville by creating a Billboard Country Music Awards telecast. Billboard is looking to expand its awards brand to Nashville by creating a Billboard Country Music Awards telecast. Billboard already ...

  18. Billboard, CenterStaging Partner For Artist/Exec Series

    January 24, 2007 12:00 AM EST Billboard has partnered with CenterStaging Corp. to produce and deliver a series of in-studio artist performances and executive interview events. The pact, which was revealed Jan. 23 at MIDEM, will capture performances and interviews with up-and-c ...

  19. Busy Elfman Looks Ahead, Not Back

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Composer Danny Elfman discussed his new album "Serenada Schizophrana," his long-standing relationship with director Tim Burton and his years in Oingo Boingo during a keynote Q&A session yesterday Composer Danny Elfman discussed his new ...

  20. Etheridge, Blanchard Set For Film & TV Conference

    October 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge and composer Terence Blanchard are confirmed to participate at the 2006 Hollywood Reporter/Billboard Film & TV Music Conference. Singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge and composer Terence Blanchard are confirmed ...

  21. Q&A: Public Enemy's Chuck D

    June 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chuck D is one of the true icons of the hip-hop world -- and music in general. Ever the rebel, the Public Enemy founder was one of the first major artists to embrace the Internet as a distribution med Chuck D is one of the true icons of the hip-hop ...

  22. 6 QUESTIONS WITH PRINCE

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Prince touches upon topics such as digital music, his fans, inspiration and what he's listening to now in this interview with Billboard's executive editor/associate publisher Tamara Conniff. Prince touches upon topics such as digital mus ...

  23. Billboard Promotes Key Editors

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Billboard Information Group announced four executive editorial promotions today (Jan. 13). Effective immediately, Scott McKenzie, Tamara Conniff, Ken Schlager and Paul Heine take on new roles. The Billboard Information Group announced four exe ...

  24. Billboard, mtvU Partner For 'Student Voice' Contest

    November 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Through a partnership with mtvU, MTV's 24-hour college network, Billboard is establishing a new feature to be written exclusively by college students. Through a partnership with mtvU, MTV's 24-hour college network, Billboard is establishin ...

  25. Tom Petty To Receive Billboard's Century Award

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Petty presented the inaugural Billboard Century Award in 1992 to George Harrison. Now it is Petty's turn to receive the honor. Billboard's highest honor for creative achievement, it will be presen Tom Petty presented the inaugural Bill ...

  26. Billboard, Knitting Factory Form 'Underground' Pact

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In an effort to uncover new talent, Billboard and the Knitting Factory have established a series of unsigned artist showcases for top tier industry tastemakers. In an effort to uncover new talent, Billboard and the Knitting Factory have established ...

  27. Wonder To Receive Billboard Century Award

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For his enduring influence and contributions to music, Stevie Wonder has been named the 2004 recipient of the Billboard Century Award. The honor will be presented Dec. 8 during the annual Billboard Mu For his enduring influence and contributions to ...

  28. RIAA Set To Kick Off Digital Awards

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Billboard's Conniff to host Aug. 30 event. The RIAA will officially kick off its Digital Awards Program Aug. 30 at the Paris Theatre in Miami Beach. Hosted by Billboard co-executive editor Tamara Conniff, the awards reception will recognize t ...

  29. RIAA Set To Kick Off Digital Awards

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Billboard's Conniff to host Aug. 30 event. The RIAA will officially kick off its Digital Awards Program Aug. 30 at the Paris Theatre in Miami Beach. Hosted by Billboard co-executive editor Tamara Conniff, the awards reception will recognize t ...

  30. Billboard Hires Conniff As Executive Editor

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tamara Conniff is joining the staff of Billboard as executive editor, effective Aug. 23. Tamara Conniff is joining the staff of Billboard as executive editor, effective Aug. 23. Conniff will co-manage the global editorial staff of Billboard with K ...

  31. Densmore Sues Over New Doors Lineup

    February 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 John Densmore, former drummer and co-founder of the Doors, has filed a multiple-count lawsuit against surviving original band members Ray Manzarek and Robert Krieger, among others. The suit revolves a John Densmore, former drummer and co-founder of ...

  32. Composer Ray Conniff Dies

    October 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ray Conniff, the Grammy Award-winning composer and bandleader whose arrangements epitomized the big band sound while spawning such albums as "S'Wonderful" and "Somewhere My Love," died Saturday. He wa Ray Conniff, the Grammy ...

  33. Hill, McGraw Plan NBC Specials

    May 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 NBC has signed multi-platinum husband-and-wife country artists Faith Hill and Tim McGraw for separate fall primetime specials. The network is expected to officially announce the one-hour events today NBC has signed multi-platinum husband-and-wife co ...