Daily Archives: October 23, 2017

AFI at 50: The fabled history of one of L.A.'s leading film organizations

Organizations such as the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities and PBS have faced the chopping block in recent years when it comes to government funding. But the political landscape was a lot brighter five decades ago. In fact, the arts and humanities took center stage on Sept. 29, 1965, when President Lyndon B. Johnson ...

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BMG Production Music Expands with Acquisition of Movie Marketing Mainstay

BMG Production Music has acquired the flagship Los Angeles-based trailer tune house Immediate Music. Founded in 1993, Immediate is a trailblazer in building a company around the concept of creating original music for movie marketing. It later expanded to include teleproduction with 1 Revolution Music, which was part of the BMGPM deal. Coming on the heels of last month’s purchase ...

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Tame Impala Announce Currents Collectors Edition Box Set

Tame Impala have announced an extended edition of their 2015 record Currents. The box set—called Currents Collectors Edition— is out November 17 via Interscope. Along with the original album on red marbled vinyl, the Collectors Edition includes two new remixes on a 12″ vinyl, as well as a 7″ and flexidisc with three B-sides. There’s also new artwork, a poster, ...

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Splendour & Falls Organisers Announce New Festival Sydney City Limits

NewsWritten by Emmy Mack on October 24, 2017 Another huge international music festival has revealed plans to expand into Australia, thanks to the team at Secret Sounds — the group behind Australia’s Splendour In The Grass and Falls festivals. The huge US festival Austin City Limits is officially coming to Sydney in 2018 for the first-ever Sydney City Limits, and ...

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Katy Perry Is in Awe When Fan Proposes to Her Girlfriend During Concert: 'Say Yes!'

As the couple started to hug, the “Swish Swish” singer grabbed the mic back and declared, “Say yes, Becky, if you want to get married!” “My wish came true,” Katie said after Becky agreed to marry her. Thrilled to be part of the engagement, Perry shared a video of the moment on her Instagram Story, writing: “Becky said yes!” Let’s ...

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