As part of an ongoing effort to return scoring jobs to California, some 150 music professionals supporting Los Angeles musician unions gathered on Saturday (Aug. 19) at Los Angeles City Hall for a…
We didn't always have a friend in Randy Newman … or, if we did, we knew better than to get too pally with any of his unreliable narrators.
Anyone who's seen Randy Newman perform knows that even though he's one of the greatest songwriters of the past 50 years — a multiple Grammy, Emmy and Oscar winner, contributor of classic songs to…
As the Byrds once sang, predicting the seasonal vagaries of the future of music retail: Turntable, turntable, turntable. The vinyl resurgence gets celebrated again in a big way with Saturday's 10th…
Vienna might be synonymous with Mozart and Strauss, but Sandra Tomek, founder and director of Hollywood in Vienna, perceives equally strong ties to such movie maestros as Max Steiner and Erich…
Randy Newman has joined the ranks of composers at William Morris Endeavor after many years as a client of the Gorfaine-Schwartz Agency, Variety has learned. Newman is a two-time Oscar winner…
This year's prominent animated films yielded a varied lot of musical scores from mostly veteran composers. Randy Newman, Mark Mothersbaugh, Alan Silvestri and Joe Hisaishi all each loaned their tune…
Cutting Edge has teamed with Wood Creek Capital Management to purchase Varese Sarabande Records for an undisclosed price.
Public Enemy, Rush, Heart, Randy Newman, Albert King and Donna Summer round out an eclectic group of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which the Cleveland-based org announced today.
With the record industry continuing its gradual decline, and digital downloads and commercial licensing proving ever more crucial, a number of legacy acts are heading back into the studio. But…
Six months ago, William Morris Endeavor formed a film-music department and within a week landed Hans Zimmer as a client.