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February 25, 2009 michael knight 1

Besides looking BADASS, there’s another benefit to having tattoos. You can win AWESOME prizes. For example, thanks to the good people at A&M/Octone Records and Total Assault, you can win TWO tickets to see HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD at your choice of ANY show on SAINTS & SINNERS FEST! All you have to do is send in two pictures of your coolest tattoo and hold up a sign saying HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD (You can write it on a notecard, piece of paper, poster, …

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Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference Coverage

November 16, 2008 michael knight 0

The LA Times attended the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference on Thursday where a bunch of music supervisors spoke about the industry and whether licensing your music could be a bad idea.
The benefits of licensing music to television and film were called into question at a Thursday afternoon

Chop Shop founder Alexandra Patsavas said that bands shouldn’t always assume that having a song on a tv show will launch their career. Patsavas (“Gossip Girl,” “The O.C.” and …

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KNDD The End 107.7 Seattle Playlist 10/19/08

October 19, 2008 michael knight 0

1. The Killers – Human
2. The Offspring – You’re Gonna Go Far, Kid
3. Death Cab For Cutie – I Will Possess Your Heart
4. Kings Of Leon – Sex On Fire
5. M.I.A. – Paper Planes
6. Slightly Stoopid – 2 AM
7. Incubus – Love Hurts
8. Coldplay – Viva La Vida
9. Rise Against – Re-Education (Through Labor)
10. Beck – Gamma Ray
11. MGMT – Kids
12. Weezer – Troublemaker
13. The Airborne Toxic Event …

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Universal Music CEO Doug Morris renews contract, brings in former mentee/douche/A&R dude Jason Flom

October 11, 2008 michael knight 0

Doug Morris has renewed his contract to stay at the top of Universal Music and he’s bringing in his former mentee Jason Flom. Flom is being mentioned as having his own imprint through Universal Republic, Monte Lipman’s label. For more on the story, go here. For a little more on Flom, go here. The Audio Perv is a former employee of Flom’s and doesn’t want to talk anymore about that douche guy.…

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Martin Kierzenbaum is new head of Pop/Rock A&R at Interscope, probably still won’t listen to your crappy demo

September 25, 2008 michael knight 2

Yesterday, Martin Kierzenbaum was named the President of Pop & Rock A&R at Interscope Records. Kierzenbaum will still remain the head of CherryTree Records, an imprint under Interscope. Kierzenbaum is responsible for signing TaTu, Feist, Keane and Tokio Hotel (Thanks a lot, asshole! jk). He started out in the mailroom at Polygram and worked his way up! This can’t happen anymore because label heads usually hire their kids or their friends kids who *ockblock you from moving up. Enjoy …