In U.S.-Chinese co-production "Shanghai Calling," a Chinese-American lawyer's reluctant job transfer to Shanghai sets off a surprise-strewn homecoming that's like an orphan discovering his birth…
Just marginally a documentary, "Chronicling a Crisis" turns out to be one of Amos Kollek's more affecting films, partly because the Israeli helmer turns his camera on his woeful self and on Robin…
Don Was has been promoted to president at EMI Music's Blue Note Records. The Grammy-winning producer joined the venerable jazz and pop label as chief creative officer in August (Daily Variety, Aug…
Blue Note. The two words resonate in music theory -- an ever-so-slightly flatted third that gives a blues tune its bluesy color -- and in recording history, a record label that for decades set the…
Marking Blue Note Records' continuing evolution as a pop label, super-producer Don Was has been named chief creative officer at the EMI imprint.
Jeff Bridges, who scored his 2010 Oscar for "Crazy Heart" as country singer Bad Blake, has inked a recording contract with Blue Note Records.