Projects

 

 

  

 

Universal Music Enterprises

Alice Cooper - W2MN

Worked the single "Runaway Train" at Classic Rock which reached #16 on the chart.  Set-up interviews with Alice in support of the single. album and tour along with promotions at Classic Rock radio.

 

 

Nomota

Journey - Eclipse

Worked the single "City Of Hope" at Classic Rock radio which reached #4 on the chart.  Worked the signle "Edge Of The Moment which went Top 20 reaching #19 on the chart.  Set-up interviews with band members at Classic Rock radio in support of the single and album along with promotions.

 

 

EMI Music

George Thorogood & The Destroyers / 2120 South Michigan Ave.

Worked the single "Going Back" at Classic Rock radio, which reached #1 on the chart. Helped to coordinate promotions with stations along with interviews in support of the new single and album.  

 

 

Bludgeon Riffola/Mailboat Records

Def Leppard / MIRROR BALL

Another #1 hit at Classic Rock with Def Leppard's smash hit "Undefeated" !!!! 

Also worked on setting up interviews with the band in support of their #1 Summer tour - (Mirror Ball Tour was #1 on Billboard's "Hot Tours" list !!!!)  Set up promotions with the MIRROR BALL CD and the band's first coffee table book "The Definitive Visual History" around release and tour dates along with meet & greets around the tour.    

Def Leppard radio special - Cleared a one-hour radio special in support of the MIRROR BALL release which ran on over 100 radio stations !!! 

 

 

Model Music Group

John Waite / Rough & Tumble

Worked the single "Rough & Tumble" from the self titled album at Classic Rock, taking it to #1 on the chart.  Set-up interviews with John in support of the single & album at radio.  Set-up interviews with John around all tour dates along with CD giveways, in-studio performances and meet & greets.   

 

 

Model Music Group

The Bangles / Sweetheart Of The Sun

Set-up interviews in support of the album with AC radio and major radio syndications including in-studio performances.  Set-up interviews around tour dates, promotions and meet & greets. 

 

 

Road Runner Records

Meat Loaf / Hang Cool Teddy Bear

Worked the single "Living On The Outside" at Classic Rock in addition to setting up interviews with Meat Loaf around tour dates. 

 

 

Mailboat Records

Joe Elliott’s Down ‘N’ Outz / My ReGeneration

Joe Elliott's solo project "Down N' Outz" - Here Joe is backed by The Quireboys where they recorded 13 modern cover versions of rare yet monumental tracks by 70's rock pioneers Mott, Ian Hunter and British Lions.  Here I took the single "Overnight Angels" to #1 at Classic Rock and "England Rocks" to #4 at Classic Rock !!  Set up interviews and promotions at Classic Rock radio in support of the album release and singles.    

 

 

Universal Music Enterprises

Peter Frampton / Thank You Mr. Churchill

Worked the single "I Want It Back" at Classic Rock radio, taking the single to #5 on the chart along with the single "Road To The Sun" featuring Julian Frampton which went to #10 on the Classic Rock chart.   I set-up interviews with both Peter and Julian in support of the singles and album around tour dates including CD giveaways and meet & greets.

 

 

Universl Music Enterprises

Scorpions / Sting In The Tail

Worked the single "Raised On Rock" taking it to #1 at Classic Rock radio.  Set-up interviews with band members in support of the single, album and tour dates along with promotions at radio.   

 

 

KISS Records

KISS

Worked the single "Modern Day Delilah" at Classic Rock radio, which reached #1 on the chart.

 

 

Redline/Fontana/Landshark

Chickenfoot / Chickenfoot

Worked the first single "Oh Yeah" from the band's debut album along with the 2nd single "Sexy Little Thing" taking both to #1 at Classic Rock.  I took the 3rd single "Soap On A Rope"  to #4 at Classic Rock.  Interviews with band members were set-up around tour dates in support of the new album and singles at radio along with promotions with qty of CD giveaways. 

 

 

Universal Music Enterprises

Def Leppard / Song From The Sparkle Lounge

Worked the band’s first single “Nine Lives” (duet with Tim McGraw) at Classic Rock radio, which I took to #1 on the Mediabase Classic Rock chart.  Set-up promotions with the new album “Songs From The Sparkle Lounge” around release date in April with Classic Rock radio.  I also set-up interviews with the band and radio “meet & greets” around US summer tour dates.  The band's follow up single “C’mon C’mon” stayed in the Top 10 on the Classic Rock chart for 4 consecutive months !!!!

 

 

Coming Home Studios

Smashing Pumpkins “If All Goes Wrong”  CD/DVD

Set up promotions with the CD/DVD  release at Modern Rock and Active Rock radio into 200 markets, plus theatrical screenings of the documentary in Top 30 markets.   

 

Sony Legacy

Cheap Trick Budokan!  CD/DVD 

Set up promotions with the CD/DVD at Classic Rock and Rock into Top 40 markets

 

Immergent Records

Les Paul & Friends / A Tribute To A Legend  CD & radio special

Secured airplay with Classic Rock and NPR/non-comms, interviews with Slash for ABC Radio, Dial-Global/Jones Radio Networks, XM, Sirius, Premiere Radio Networks.  Secured radio special in December with promotional giveaways.

 

Columbia Records

David Gilmour / Live in Gdansk CD/DVD 

Set up promotions with the CD/DVD at Classic Rock radio into Top 30 markets

 

On The Strip Radio Networks

Van Halen /  "Everybody Wants Some"  Radio Special  

Cleared radio special in conjunction with the release of the book “Everybody Wants Some”.   Secured with Classic Rock, Rock and Variety Rock radio. 

 

On The Strip Radio Networks

Don Felder Radio Special

Cleared radio special with Classic Rock radio in conjunction with the release of the book “Heaven and Hell – My Life With The Eagles 1974 – 2001”. 

 

Capitol Records & Coming Homes Studios

Steve Miller "Complete Greatest Hits" CD & "Live From Chicago" DVD

Set-up Radio promotions and tour marketing around Steve’s summer tour, including giveaways with Steve Miller’s “Complete Greatest Hits” on Capitol Records and the newly released “Live From Chicago” DVD set on Coming Home Studios.  Additionally I set-up interviews with Steve in select markets and Soundcheck Parties with radio stations in 10 major markets.  

 

Interscope Records

Rolling Stones “Shine A Light” Soundtrack 

Serviced a 6-track sampler to Classic Rock radio and worked tracks at the format to secure airplay.  Set-up promotions with copies of soundtracks on national level along with promotions to accompany Shine A Light movie screenings in select markets. 

 

Columbia Records

Steve Winwood - 9 Lives

Worked the single “Dirty City” at Classic Rock format which I took to #3 on the ediabase Classic Rock chart.  Set-up giveaways with the new album “9 Lives“ around street date in April with Classic Rock radio and around summer tour with Tom Petty.  

 

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Monty Python Life of Brian Radio Special

Cleared radio special in support of Life of Brian DVD release with Classic Rock, Rock, NPR, Variety Rock, non-comms. 

 

 

On The Strip Radio Networks/Capitol Records & Blue Note

Anne  Murray Duets: Friends & Legends Radio Special

Cleared radio special in support of Anne Murray Duets: Friends & Legends with Country, AC and Classic Hits/Oldies radio. 

 

On The Strip Radio Networks / SHOUT! Factory

Heart  30th Anniversary Radio Special

 Cleared radio special with Classic Rock radio to run on over 100 stations.

 

 

 

 

 

Rhino Records

Stephen Stills “Just Roll Tape” & Eric Clapton Crossroads

Cleared radio specials with Classic Rock and Triple A radio in support of Stephen Stills “Just Roll Tape” release and Eric Clapton “Crossroads” release.    

 

Capitol Records

The Beatles HELP! DVD 

Set up on air CD giveaways and radio special clearance for the Beatles HELP! DVD at Classic Rock, Oldies, Variety Rock and Triple A radio stations nationally.

 

On The Strip Radio Networks

Eric Clapton “Clapton”

Cleared and placed radio special for “Clapton” autobiography released in October, 2007 with Classic Rock and Triple A radio. 

 

Rhino Records

Micke Jagger / The Very Best Of Mick Jagger -  Cleared and placed radio special for The Very Best Of Mick Jagger release with Classic Rock radio. 

 

Capitol Records / Scott Boorey Management

Steve Miller -  Set-up radio promotions and tour marketing for Steve’s summer tour.

Promotions included CD giveaways leading up to concert dates, sound check parties and interview with Steve Miller.

 

EMI MUSIC MARKETING/CAPITOL RECORDS   

Director, Radio Promotions - August 1998 – January 2007

*Set-up and executed on-air giveaways with radio stations on a national level incorporating our CD and DVD releases.  Promotion campaigns targeted around artist’s tour dates and release date.  

*National radio promotions include market by market, national syndicates, online radio, satellite radio, DMX & Music Choice. 

*On-air radio promotions with online web component linked to direct purchase, Radio EPKs, clearance and placement of radio specials, contesting with CD giveaways, signed memorabilia and concert tickets, trip fly aways, meet & greets, soundcheck parties,  radio in-studio performances and artist interviews.   

*TV Marketing with DVD releases.

* Liaison between radio, sales marketing, advertising departments, promoters and artist’s management.

*Helped to execute national radio buys as well as securing 3rd party partners such as Fender Musical Instruments, Gibson Guitars, Hard Rock Cafes &  Harley Davidson. 

*Highlights from recent & past promotional campaigns include Paul McCartney’s Chaos & Creation  In The Backyard 2005 release and tour and Back In The U.S. 2002/2003 tour where I coordinated radio interviews and sound check listening parties, promotional campaigns with both CD and DVD release.  *Set-up and executed all radio promotions in support of The Beatles Box Set release in Fall of 2004 where I generated over $1.5 million in promotional value and The Beatles LOVE release in 2006.  *Partnered with MGM Home Entertainment with the release of their Pink Panther DVD set along with our Pink Panther CD where I coordinated all radio promotions for both releases. 

 

EMI-CAPITOL ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES
Assoc. Director, Radio Promotions - April 1997 - August 1998

*Set-up promotions and interviews around release and tour dates  with Jethro Tull, Steve Miller, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Rolling Stones, Grand Funk and George Thorogood,

*Coordinated all ticket buys with promoters around artist tour dates. 

*Coordinated national radio promotions for EMI’s 100th Anniversary with opportunity to win a grand prize trip to New York to see George Thorogood perform at an exclusive EMI event at CBGB’s  for their 100th Anniversary celebration.   This was also tied in with Fender Musical Instruments and Guitar Centers on a national level.

 

 

CAPITOL RECORDS

 Assoc. Director, Radio Promotions/Catalog Marketing  - 1993-April 1997 

*Set-up national radio promotions and artist interviews in support of catalog  and new releases for artists such as Steve Miller, The Beach Boys and Bob Seger with Classic Rock and Oldies formats.        

*Coordinated national promotions with Hard Rock Café chains across the country including:

   1) Video premiere parties for The Beatles Anthology release in major markets

    2) Record release parties for Heart along with grand prize trip fly aways to Hard  

         Rock Hotel/ Las Vegas.

*Coordinated  national radio set-up /promotions and listening parties in support of Frank Sinatra’s “Duets” release in major markets.  Promotions for Frank included CD prize packages with Sinatra’s own pasta sauces, pasta and cookbooks.

*Secured promotions/programming with Airlines “In-Flight” programs and partnered with Princess Cruises for grand prizing

 

CAPITOL RECORDS

 

Manager, National Top 40 & AC Secondary Radio     1990-1993

*Secured artist airplay with all Top 40 & AC secondaries radio stations with artists such as  Paul McCartney, Poison, MC Hammer,  Heart, Crowded House, Richard Marx, Bonnie Raitt and Dave Koz.

*Set-up interviews and contesting with CDs nationally.

 

 

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