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Columbia Records

  1. rick rubin
    Shock: Rick Rubin to Work With Columbia-Signed ArtistRubin is working with Clipse, one of the first acts signed to Columbia under his watch.
  2. kudos
    Failing Record-Label Exec Wins Grammy for His Moonlighting GigColumbia executives ‘were at a loss to name a notable act that Mr. Rubin has brought to [the label] in his executive capacity.’
  3. disasters
    Report: Columbia Records Dumping Expensive HippieSony could be close to removing bearded mystic Rick Rubin from his post as the co-head of Columbia Records.
  4. the industry
    Mark Ruffalo and Ethan Hawke Prepare to ‘Cry’Plus industry news on popular superheroes the Flash, Green Lantern, and Clipse.
  5. the take
    Ailing Record Company Adopts a New Strategy: Magic!“Can Rick Rubin Save the Music Business?” asks the cover of Sunday’s New York Times Magazine. Short answer: No. Long answer: Noooooooooo.
  6. gossipmonger
    Guv Love?The “tall and attractive” 25-year-old aide whom Jon Corzine may have been sitting next to at the time of his car crash was reassigned last month because she and the governor were allegedly getting too close. Larry and Laurie David may have split because Laurie had an affair with a married man on Martha’s Vineyard. Some Columbia Records staffers are worried that producer Rick Rubin has been named co-head of the label, given that he has no executive experience. Richie Sambora dumped Denise Richards during a Hawaii vacation a few months ago; she’d been expecting him to propose. Michael Jackson placed a number of odd, ill-timed room-service orders at an inn in Maryland, but he did bless the manager. Oliver Platt is an ardent supporter of the business tactics of George Steinbrenner, whom he plays in The Bronx Is Burning. Lindsay Lohan is dropping booze for bottled water.