Orchard COO Colleen Theis Visits WPU March 20th

Orchard COO Colleen Theis visits William Paterson University Tuesday, March 20, 2018 as part of the 2018 Music Management Seminar Series. Click to see where, what time, and how you can participate.

WMG Comes To WPU Today!

The Warner Music Group (WMG) comes to WPU (William Paterson University) on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 to give an information session to students interested in the music & entertainment industry. You know what? You should go.

Tidal CEO Richard Sanders Visits WPU

Tidal CEO Richard Sanders visited William Paterson University in February, 2018. Click to read this recap. You’re going to learn something, so why not?

Tidal CEO Richard Sanders Headlines February 27th Music Management Seminar

Richard Sanders, CEO of music streaming service Tidal, will be the featured guest of Professor Steve Leeds and the 2018 Music Management Seminar Series on Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  The interview will begin at 8PM.  The series is free and open to the public.

Tom Silverman, Tommy Boy Entertainment CEO, Visits WPU

Tommy Boy Entertainment CEO Tom Silverman visited William Paterson University on Tuesday, February 13th as part of the 2018 Music Management Seminar Series. This post presents key notes based upon his musings about the current state of the music and entertainment industry. Click!

Music Biz Going Back To Music Biz In 2018

Music Biz Going Back To Music Biz In 2018 That’s right!  For a third consecutive year, William Paterson University’s Music Biz folks are going to the Music Biz 2018 in Nashville.  You can go with us!  Just sign up for the summer class called The Nashville Music Biz.  We have both undergrad and MBA classes…

A Backstage Pass to Supermensch

Shep Gordon’s memoir takes readers along with him through numerous journeys within the world of entertainment. Click for a backstage pass to Supermensch!

Reaction: Old Taylor Swift Fans Denounce Her Current Pop Persona

Your Professor David Kirk Philp was quoted (again) about Taylor Swift and her switch from country to pop. Why the obsession? And what’s next for Ms. Swift? Click to read.

Thoughts About Miley Cyrus, Album Sales, & Hype

Reaction: Like It Or Not, Taylor Swift Is On To Something With Her Streaming Strategy

If you didn’t know (or care), Taylor Swift’s new album, Reputation, is not available on streaming services, like Spotify and Apple Music.  Instead, you need to buy physical product or download it.  Why? Click to understand it all.

The Entercom/CBS Radio Merger: What Does It Mean For You?

There was an Entercom/CBS Radio merger last week which may affect you more than you know. What should you read into this? Click for comments from radio vets and some interesting commentary.