Extreme Music

  1. Sony/ATV's Extreme Music and Hans Zimmer Form Joint Venture: The Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop (Exclusive)

    August 12, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Sony/ATV Music Publishing’s production music arm Extreme Music has partnered with composer Hans Zimmer and his business partner Steve Kofsky to create the joint-venture Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop.   The Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Sho ...

  2. Russell Emmanuel: Taking It To Extremes

    November 19, 2012 12:54 PM EST Fourteen years ago, EMI production music chief Peter Cox summoned a punk rocker named Russell Emmanuel into his London office. Emmanuel had launched Extreme Music just a year earlier in 1997 and was the talk of London after he mailed out condoms ...

  3. Exclusive: Martin Bandier Names New Sony/ATV-EMI Executive Team

    July 10, 2012 5:59 PM EDT In the second week of its ownership stake in EMI Music Publishing, Sony/ATV has begun integrating the EMI staff into the Sony/ATV structure. As part of that, Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman & CEO Martin Bandier announced his executive team ...

  4. CMJ 2011 'Blogfamous' Panel: 'You're a Brand, You Have to Act Like One'

    October 21, 2011 3:33 PM EDT Blog buzz is a credible and seemingly essential way of building a fan base these days. But at the Thursday CMJ discussion titled "Beyond Blogfamous," panelists focused on how to turn that initial wave of interest into a successful career ...

  5. MTV Taps Nic Harcourt As First Music Supervisor In Residence

    April 04, 2011 2:18 PM EDT MTV today announced that Nic Harcourt will serve as the first Music Supervisor in Residence for the channel. Harcourt will work closely with Joe Cuello, Senior Vice President of Creative Music Integration for MTV, to bring his music supervision sk ...

  6. MTV Partners with Sony/ATV's Extreme Music to Promote Unsigned Artists

    March 01, 2011 1:00 AM EST MTV will partner with Sony/ATV's "Extreme Music" production library to market the music of unsigned artists and bands to music supervisors for commercials, television shows and movies. The partnership, which will operate under the n ...

  7. MIDEM Photo Gallery II: Night Owls from Ministry of Sound, Mobile Roadie, Musicmetric, Mobile Ally, Tommy Boy And More

    January 24, 2011 12:00 AM EST Left to right: Hiroki Beck, International A&R Coordinator, Ministry of Sound U.K.; David Dollimore, Managing Director of Recording, Ministry of Sound U.K.; Dipesh Parmar, Sr. A&R Manager, Ministry of Sound U.K. Ministry of Sound was well r ...

  8. A&E, Extreme Music Team For New Production Unit

    April 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A&E Television Networks and Extreme Music, the music unit of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, have created a new production library dubbed Scoreganics Production Music. The new venture will be focused on creating a library of genre-focused televisio ...

  9. Publishing Briefs: Harry Fox, Extreme, Primary Wave

    August 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- The Harry Fox Agency has cut a deal to provide royalty administration services to Napster. HFA will calculate and distribute mechanical royalties to publishers for Napster's subscription music service and will provide copyright research se ...

  10. Rodney Jerkins Becomes ‘Starmaker’

    April 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT In addition to working on upcoming albums by Sean “Diddy” Combs, Mary J. Blige and Toni Braxton, songwriter/producer Rodney Jerkins will appear as mentor/head judge on MTV’s new reality series “Starmaker.” Created by Combs and reality show guru Ma ...

  11. Extreme Music Inks Deal With Rodney Jerkins

    March 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Extreme Music, the worldwide production music library unit of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, has signed songwriter/producer/musician Rodney Jerkins to be an executive producer of nine albums within an 18-month period. The initial three albums are plan ...

  12. Snoop Goes Extreme OG

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Extreme Music is going OG with Snoop Dogg. The music production unit of Sony/ATV Music Publishing snagged rapper-cum-actor to executive produce a multi-CD series of original music for film, TV and commercial projects. "When we decided to prod ...

  13. Publishing Exec Walter Joins Ricall

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ben Walter, a former senior marketing executive with Extreme Music, has joined Ricall as the online music licensing marketplace's business development executive. Based in London, Walter is tasked with helping raise the company's internat ...

  14. Former Warner UK Chair Phillips On The Edge

    November 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Former Warner Music U.K. chairman Nick Phillips has been named as a board member at London-based entertainment industry investment house the Edge Group. Phillips has worked in the industry for 30 years, becoming Warner chairman in 1999. He left th ...

  15. Quincy Switches Producing Gears

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Quincy Jones is adding his special touch to a production music library. The composer for films like "In Cold Blood" and "The Color Purple" is producing a heritage black music series for Extreme Music to license for film, televi ...

  16. Famous Music Pub Ups Pires To VP

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Most recently was director of special projects. John Pires has been promoted to VP of business development at Famous Music Publishing. He reports to Margaret Johnson, executive VP of finance and administration for the Famous Music Publishing compa ...