Archive for the 'The Media' Category

Al Schmitt-This Week’s Podcast

Al Schmitt is a legendary sound engineer who has worked with everybody from Frank Sinatra to Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney to Steely Dan and scores more. Furthermore he produced Jefferson Airplane’s “Volunteers” and Jackson Browne’s “Late For The Sky.” Al even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, right outside Capitol Records, where […]

Oscar Ratings Tank

“TV Ratings: Oscars Fall to All-Time Lows” I didn’t watch. Who needs to see a throng of self-important lefties revel in their fabulousness while they promote their fatuous work? Yes folks, movies have become baseball in a land of football that is being challenged by soccer. In other words, the theatrical experience doesn’t hold a […]

Larry Mestel-This Week’s Podcast

Founder and CEO of Primary Wave Music, Larry Mestel started out as a CPA and shortly thereafter was drafted by a client to Island Records, and after stints at Arista and Virgin he quit to start Primary Wave, a new wave publishing company with its own marketing department. Listen to hear how Larry and Primary […]

The Super Bowl

Rule number one… You don’t let the opening act upstage you. We know J.Lo can’t sing, but we always thought she was a fly dancer. But Shakira trumped her on both counts, if I was J.Lo’s manager, I’d be hiding. The Super Bowl wasn’t so super until Joe Namath and the Jets beat the Colts […]