Entertainment Service Industry – Whistle Stop Depot http://whistlestopdepot.com/ Tue, 22 Nov 2022 03:22:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://whistlestopdepot.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/icon-2.png Entertainment Service Industry – Whistle Stop Depot http://whistlestopdepot.com/ 32 32 Grammy nominee Amy Allen signs with Warner Chappell https://whistlestopdepot.com/grammy-nominee-amy-allen-signs-with-warner-chappell/ Mon, 21 Nov 2022 22:51:06 +0000 https://whistlestopdepot.com/grammy-nominee-amy-allen-signs-with-warner-chappell/

Warner Chappell Music has signed a global admin deal with Amy Allen, the singer-songwriter credited with writing hit singles for Harry Styles (“Adore You”, “Matilda”), Halsey (“Without Me”, “Graveyard ‘, ‘Be Kind’), Selena Gomez (‘Back to You’) and Lizzo (‘If You Love Me’).

Allen is one of five nominees in the newly created Songwriter of the Year category at the 65th Annual Grammy Awards on February 5, 2023. She also received a nomination for Album of the Year (Lizzo’s “Special” and Styles’ Harry’s House) . “).

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“I am very excited to join the Warner Chappell family in this next chapter of my songwriting career,” Allen said in a press release. “It’s an amazing feeling to work with creative people who push you to be better and who believe in you wholeheartedly. So I am especially grateful for the opportunity to work with the legendary Ryan Press and of course my accomplice Gabz Landman (pictured with Allen above, left and right respectively) who has been with me from the start.”

Allen, an earlier one diversity Hitmaker launched her own solo career in 2021 with the release of her debut solo EP AWW! Most recently, Allen helped write the song My Mind & Me for the documentary Selena Gomez: My Mind & Me.

+ German gramophone – a division of Universal Music Group – launched level+a subscription service platform for classical music consisting of live streams, audio releases and a video archive.

Stage+ offers exclusive live premieres; long concert and opera programs; music videos; documentaries and behind-the-scenes interviews; new audio releases as well as albums from the Deutsche Grammophon and Decca catalogues, all available in Hi-Res and Dolby Atmos.

Users can search by title and access individual works, movements or opera scenes, with each search linking to all relevant audio and video content available for a specific artist, composer, work, venue or partner organisation. Partnering with international opera houses, orchestras, concert halls and festivals, STAGE+ will present new performances each week, with the first premiere on the platform featuring Víkingur Ólafsson, who will perform music from his latest album ‘From Afar’ entirely from Harpa, Iceland.

The platform will be available to STAGE+ subscribers as a TV, mobile and web app.

+ Kim Petras has signed with ASCAP after announcing her first Grammy nomination for “Unholy,” feat. Sam Smith; The TikTok favorite received an award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the upcoming 2023 Awards.

“The ASCAP team has been an incredible advocate for artists, so I’m thrilled to join their inclusive community as a songwriter. They’ve really supported me and I’m grateful to be able to continue my songwriting career with them,” said Petras.

Petras was independent until last year when she signed to Republic Records/Amigo Records. She’s since released a string of singles, including “Coconuts” and “Future Starts Now,” in addition to her sex-positive EP “Slut Pop,” which she followed with a Coachella debut. Petras also recently made her acting debut on the HBO series Los Espookys.

+ Cameo Carlson was appointed CEO of artist development and management services company, mtheory. With a roster of over 100 artists, mtheory currently works with over 25 managers to represent a wide range of musicians including Galantis, Jelly Roll, Masego, Twenty Øne Pilots, Tyler Childers, Zac Brown Band and many others.

Carlson first joined the company in 2017 to open the Nashville office. She was formerly head of digital business development at Borman Entertainment and former executive vice president of Universal Motown and Republic Records.

In addition, Carlson confirms the promotion of several team members and the hiring of an executive. Michael Korkoran joins the team as General Manager; Carmela Franella assumes the role of CFO; Amy Davidson is Executive Vice President; Vince Amoroso is senior vice president, director of marketing; Ed Rivadavia is Senior Vice President, Head of Digital; Jonah Berry is Vice President of Marketing and Kaitlyn Moore rounds out the list of additions as the new VP of Marketing.

+ Warner Chappell music signed the catalog of the pop-rock group scissor sisters.

Scissor Sisters have appointed Fascination Management as their legacy managers, and founder Peter Loraine commented, “It has been an honor to be asked by the band to nurture, nurture and develop their business. Their catalog of music and visuals is top notch and has so much potential. I worked with the band during my years at Polydor so the professional reunion is a dream come true.”

The group first appeared in the early 2000s with UK hits “Laura”, “Comfortably Numb” and “Take Your Mama”, taken from their self-titled debut album. In 2010, the group released their third album, Night Work. peaked at number 2 in the UK Singles Chart and the band’s last album was 2012’s Magic Hour which peaked at number 4

+ Interscope Geffen A&M records promoted David Niemann to the position of Senior VP of Sports and Gaming at the label. Nieman will continue to be the label’s primary link with the sports and games industry.

Nieman has helped forge partnerships between the IGA and sports giants such as the NFL and ESPN, which have featured the label’s artists in broadcasts and commercials in 8 of the last 9 seasons. He also helped organize J. Cole’s 2019 NBA All-Star appearance and the first-ever college football championship halftime performance with Kendrick Lamar in 2018. The label provided ESPN with bespoke music for the NBA playoffs last year and – Finals (Paris Bryant, BAS & CMG the label).

In the gaming world, Nieman has secured soundtrack slots for Madden NFL and FIFA video games alongside the virtual reality game Beat Saber. Interscope struck a deal last year to release the soundtrack for NFL Maden22, featuring music by Swae Lee and Jack Harlow, Moneybagg Yo, Tierra Whack, JID and more.

+ unity has employed Follow Butters as VP of Sync for Concord Music Publishing. Based out of the company’s Los Angeles office, Butters will work on dubbing placements for songwriters and artists in Concord’s publishing catalog. He will report to Senior Vice President of Sync, Brooke Primont.

“I’m really excited to have Chase on the team. He has the knowledge and industry connections to significantly grow our business,” said Primont. “Our catalog continues to grow and it’s important that we have people like Chase who understand the complex mechanics but also have a deep appreciation for the music, our songwriters and their legacy.”

Butters previously worked on commercial dubbing and brand partnership projects at Warner Records, oversaw music licensing at advertising agency Deutsch LA, and also managed a boutique recording studio.

+ audio mack has a partnership with afrochella Host of the third edition of its climber challenge, which aims to provide a platform and exposure for emerging artists across Africa.

25 of the top entries will be included in a curated playlist for Afrochellois and Special Guest Judges to vote on. 5 contestants will be selected from the finalists to perform at Afrogella to showcase their skills and expand their fan base.

The winner of the competition will receive a cash prize, a studio session with a professional producer, a playlist feature on Audiomack and a single release deal. The two runners-up can still claim cash prizes, playlist features and networking opportunities with music industry professionals.

To enter the competition, aspiring artists can fill out an application form here and upload their songs to Audiomack.

+ side partthe dance duo consisting of the DJ producers NITTI (Ricky Mears) and guest gift (Dylan Ragland), have made their debut on Big Beat Records with her new single “Reborn”.

After signing to Big Beat, Warner Music Group’s dance music record label (which operates through Atlantic Records), Sidepiece have embarked on their international “Kiss and Tell: Second Base” tour, which headlines through February 2023.

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Private Lender Law and Jonathan L. Hornik, Esq. announce acquisition of the legendary Pitbull Conference and the National Private Lenders Association (NPLA). https://whistlestopdepot.com/private-lender-law-and-jonathan-l-hornik-esq-announce-acquisition-of-the-legendary-pitbull-conference-and-the-national-private-lenders-association-npla/ Fri, 18 Nov 2022 19:03:00 +0000 https://whistlestopdepot.com/private-lender-law-and-jonathan-l-hornik-esq-announce-acquisition-of-the-legendary-pitbull-conference-and-the-national-private-lenders-association-npla/

A new renamed conference series will start in March 2023.

MARLBORO, NJ, November 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Jonathan L. Hornik, Esq. and Private Lending Law (privatelenderlaw.com), the practice group of LaRocca Hornik Rosen & Greenberg (LHR&G) announced that they have acquired the Pitbull Conference and the National Private Lenders Association (NPLA).

Private Lender Law is with over 30 billion dollars in loan deals so far.

For nearly two decades, the Pitbull Conference has enjoyed a long-standing reputation as the largest private credit conference in the country. The Pitbull conference positions itself as the premier destination for personal credit executives and focuses on networking, education and the sharing of industry insights and views. Originally created to fill a gap in the personal lending industry, Pitbull facilitates commerce between lenders, lenders, investors, brokers and service providers. The must-attend 3-day event spares no expense when it comes to entertainment and attracting prominent industry leaders from the private lending industry – hosted at prime venues in Key Biscayne, Las Vegasand Miami.

A popular, high-profile industry spokesperson, Hornik developed his own signature brand at Pitbull with thought-provoking cutting-edge speeches, provocative dialogue and infectious leadership. His red-hot topics have become the catalyst for insightful discussions and debates.

“We want to include the best and brightest in the private lending space. Economists, forecasters, politicians – anyone with the ability to make the collective private credit industry smarter,” Hornik said. “We will deliver relevant, cutting-edge industry news and training not found elsewhere.

“Our goal is to rebrand the Pitbull Conference and transform it into a trading hub for brokers and borrowers to exchange ideas and create the industry’s best marketplace for doing business.”

In addition to the Pitbull Conference, Hornik also acquired the National Private Lenders Association (NPLA). Founded by Pitbull’s legendary leader and founder Leonard Rosenthe NPLA serves as a platform for members to collaborate, share ideas and keep up to date. It has become a driving force within the industry and is dedicated to educating state and federal lawmakers on how private lending plays a critical role in cultivating successful real estate opportunities The United States and the world.

“Both the Pitbull Conference and the NPLA give us an opportunity to do a lot of good in the area of ​​private lending,” said Hornik. “The goal of NPLA is to foster a diverse membership base, with a focus on spotlighting the women who make up a large part of our private lender community. It’s exciting to have a pivotal role in shaping the future of this.” industry to play.”

“We are grateful to Leonard and his esteemed wife, Kathleen, for doing such an amazing job of growing the conference over the past 20+ years,” continued Hornik. “We now look forward to acting as careful stewards and continuing to grow and develop the conference.”

The new conference is scheduled to be presented in March 2023.

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Private Credit Law offers nationwide comprehensive real estate law services for private lenders. With a presence in all 50 states, the firm has extensive expertise and experience in 24-hour loan completions, foreclosure/workout advice, license and regulatory review, up-to-date legal research and analysis, statewide title review, master loan purchase agreements, private placements, co-loan and participation agreements, and other legal services. Visit www.privatelenderlaw.com

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]]> Dennis Miller, co-owner of legendary Miller’s Bar, has died at the age of 74 https://whistlestopdepot.com/dennis-miller-co-owner-of-legendary-millers-bar-has-died-at-the-age-of-74/ Sun, 13 Nov 2022 00:32:12 +0000 https://whistlestopdepot.com/dennis-miller-co-owner-of-legendary-millers-bar-has-died-at-the-age-of-74/

Dennis Miller – a longtime co-owner of Dearborn’s legendary Miller’s Bar, loved by burger fans in metro Detroit and beyond – died Thursday, according to a family post on the Miller’s Bar Facebook page. He was 74.

According to the Detroit News, Miller died of cancer.

“We will all miss him more than words can express,” wrote his wife Dorene Miller and brother Mark Miller. According to the post, Miller’s Bar will remain closed as usual on Sunday.

According to the Post, the bar will be closed on Monday for the funeral service and will reopen on Tuesday, the Post said: “We would like to thank everyone who has reached out to us, our families and the bar staff, how grateful we are friends to have and customers who really care. We appreciate your business and will continue the Miller tradition of serving our award-winning burgers,” the family wrote.