1. Meadows Music Postmortem: Organizers Talk Kanye West's Early Exit, The Weeknd's Cancellation and Whether the Queens Fest Will Return

    October 05, 2016 3:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 The first ever Meadows Music Festival, held Oct. 1-2 at Citi Field in New York, is now in the books. Produced by Founders Entertainment, the team behind New York's first major music festival in Governors Ball out on Randall's Island, launc ...

  2. Governors Ball Founders Explain Their Decision to Cancel the Fest's Third Day

    June 06, 2016 3:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 "We're very glad we made that call." ​Founders Entertainment, producers of Governors Ball on Randall’s Island in New York, were forced to cancel the third and final day of their festival (June 5) due to fierce storms that rolled throu ...

  3. Governors Ball and Founders Entertainment Heads Wolowitz and Russell Talk Live Nation, New Ventures: Q&A

    April 14, 2016 4:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fifteen-year-old Tom Russell and Jordan Wolowitz were randomly paired on the same floor at a Connecticut boarding school, and the North American festival landscape was forever changed. Russell and Wolowitz, partners in Founders Entertainment, left g ...

  4. Gov Ball's Jordan Wolowitz on 'Cracking' New York, Mud and Storms, and a New Fest

    June 05, 2014 11:10 AM EDT Prior to the successful launch of Governors Ball in 2011, some in the music industry had lost hope that New York could have a large-scale music festival to call its own. “Our business had grown accustomed to saying that a music festival could not ...

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  6. 615 Spotlight: Gretchen Peters Preps Her 'Manifesto'

    January 04, 2012 4:40 PM EST 0 0 0 This week, we kind of take a different approach to the 615 Spotlight. Most weeks, we take a look at some of country music's newest performers that you haven't heard from yet. However, you have heard the music of Gretchen Peters -- though y ...

  7. Tom Russell: 30 Under 30

    July 01, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Tom Russell Partner, Founders Entertainment Tom Russell, 27, started out with New Orleans' Superfly Productions (the company behind Bonnaroo) in 2004 while still working toward his degree in marketing and management at Tulane University. He s ...

  8. Music On TV Aug. 20-26

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television listings from Aug. 20-26. MONDAY, Aug. 20 "The Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Silverstein, Luis Guzman. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): The New Pornographers, Jeff Goldblum, Hay ...

  9. ON TV

    April 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 17-23, 2006. MONDAY, APRIL 17 “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” Syndicated Featured artist(s): Jamie Foxx (also scheduled: Jeff Bridges). “My Music Mix,” Great American Country Featured artist(s): Sara Evans “VH1 News P ...

  10. Bits: Pearl Jam, Jeffrey Osborne, Tom Russell

    April 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Pearl Jam, Jeffrey Osborne, Tom Russell A rare Pearl Jam club show tomorrow (April 12) at the House of Blues in Orlando, Fla., will be available for cybercasting from RealNetworks for a 24-hour window beginning 3 p.m. PST Monday. Fans will n ...

  11. Borderland

    April 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gifted singer/songwriter Tom Russell has a talent for spinning Western-themed yarns of epic proportions, often covered successfully by other artists. Gifted singer/songwriter Tom Russell has a talent for spinning Western-themed yarns of epic proport ...