The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers -- better known as ASCAP -- turns 100 on Feb. 13. The performing rights organization reportedly got its start when operetta composer Victor…
Authors And Publishers
Waylon and Willie gave wise advice to mamas when they sang, “Don't let your babies grow up to be cowboys.” Someone should write another verse for playwrights: “Don't direct your own plays.” Regina…
Fast-multiplying streaming services are beautiful music to fans' ears -- but can produce earaches for some in the larger music industry.
At midnight on Sept. 13, something momentous will happen to the group Village People and one of the anthems that made them emblematic of the 1970s disco era, and a mainstay to this day of many a…
In a response to the changes rocking the book publishing biz, ICM Partners has set a strategic alliance with Washington, D.C.-based Sagalyn Agency to bolster its already strong publishing department.
Mill Valley, and the hills of Marin County, have been homes to some of pop music's biggest names. . .
Hal David, who along with partner Burt Bacharach penned dozens of timeless songs for movies, television and a variety of recording artists in the 1960s and beyond, has died. He was 91.
Several major producers last week were making their pitches to shoot a movie based on the erotic bestseller, "Fifty Shades of Grey," even as "Fifty Shades" products ranging from lingerie to sleepwear…
Being a prolific writer is part of a showrunner's job description.
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has announced Carly Simon as the recipient of its 2012 Founders Award, to be presented at its 29th Pop Music Awards on April 18.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar