William Paterson University Music Department will showcase the musical talents of its faculty and students, from jazz to classical, at Collage!, a gala concert event on Saturday, April 26, in the Shea Center for Performing Arts on campus at 7:30 p.m. Click for more some cool pics and more info!
Vines and podcasts, a futuristic Facebook purchase and a Panic At The Disco (unauthorized) musical – A lot happened last week. Click to see the headlines and most interesting stories.
In this, the very first episode of Music Biz 101 & More, SiriusXM’s Steve Leeds joins hosts Dr. Stephen Marcone and Professor David Philp in a discussion of his career and the value of a Music Management/Music Business education in today’s music biz world.
Tune in every Wednesday night to WPSC, 88.7 FM, for the Music Biz 101 & More Radio Show. Special guest George Dassinger will rock you this Wednesday, April 2nd. Tweet us your questions and listen for the answer. Well, do it!
Suppose you’re a student in college, practicing your rear end off every day in the hopes of getting some sort of big break. For a handful of WPU Jazz Studies majors, that big break is on its way. Click to read a great success story that’s about to happen.
Before there was Dr. Luke and Dr. Dre, you didn’t need to be a doctor to make records sing. That was Kenny Laguna’s job in the late-1960s – making songs sing. By 1972, Laguna had played or sang on more than 50 Billboard Top 40 Hits. But the best was yet to come.
Your Weekly Music/Entertainment Industry Social Media Wrap-Up (March 24) covering music’s top money-makers in 2013, the history of recorded music in 90 seconds, and internship opportunities.
Before Tommy Page was an executive with Pandora, he was pop artist Tommy Page who opened for New Kids On The Block and Tiffany. In this interview, William Paterson University’s Steve Leeds interviews Page about his career in front of a room full of WPU Music Management & Pop Music students.
Now That’s What I Call Pop! starts tonight at 7:30 in WPU’s Shea room #103. Still unsure if you want to go? Click to check out a cool commercial starring a handful of awesome Pop Music Studies students.
From Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to Now That’s What I Call Pop!, from Scooter Braun to H&R Block’s new record label, here’s what happened last week in the world of music, entertainment, and social media.