Shamrock Capital has acquired Tor Hermansen's and Mikkel Eriksen's Stargate music publishing catalog, which includes such songs as Katy Perry's "Firework," Rihanna's "Diamonds" and "Rude Boy" and Beyonce's "Irreplaceable," among others.
The second of six “Leftsetz vs. Flom: No Holds Barred” live appearances by prolific music biz critic Bob Lefsetz and record executive/A&R legend Jason Flom was less “versus” and more a friendly off-the-cuff exchange that the two engaging storytellers easily made entertaining and informative.
M. William Krasilovsky, the co-author of “This Business Of Music” and a lawyer who fought for the heirs of Fat Waller and Popeye creator Elzie C. Segar to reclaim copyright ownership and royalties, died on Oct. 7 due to congestive heart failure in Ashland, Ore. He was 92.
Marc Anthony has added nine additional dates to his Legacy Tour. The new set of dates will kick off Jan. 24 in Anaheim, Calif., and will continue in Orlando, Florida; San Diego, Calif.; Houston; Newark, New Jersey; and more.