en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Rupe

Arthur N. "Art" Rupe (born Arthur Goldberg, September 5, 1917) is an American music industry executive and record producer. He started Specialty Records, noted for its rhythm and blues, blues, gospel ... After losing money he had invested in a small record company, he spent $200 on what were called "race records" at the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Specialty_Records

Specialty Records was an American record label founded in Los Angeles in 1945 by Art Rupe. ... Nielsen Business Media, Inc. Retrieved 4 July 2016. Jump up ...

pigeonsandplanes.com/in-depth/independent-record-labels-you-should-know

Jun 12, 2018 ... From legendary indies to internet-based upstarts, these 49 labels are ... record store in West London, which opened in 1976 and specialized in garage rock and reggae. ... Trade is still a go-to for innovative and quality independent music. .... with heavy hitters like Top Dawg Entertainment and Stones Throw, ...

www.berklee.edu/careers-music-business-management

A&R (artists and repertoire) coordinators work for record labels and music publishers, .... advice and representation to individuals and businesses in arts and entertainment industries. ... Contracts Specialist, Orchestra Contractor, Fixer ( U.K.).

www.forbes.com/sites/cheriehu/2016/10/15/the-record-labels-of-the-future-are-already-here

Oct 15, 2016 ... Media & Entertainment ... For record labels, technological change has created more questions than ... and Techstars Music) has entered the business, making the future of ... INDIO, CA - APRIL 11: DJ Gramatik performs onstage during day 2 of the 2015 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival (Weekend 1) at ...

www.billboard.com/articles/business/6259155/music-schools-top-colleges-programs-business-industry-degree

Sep 22, 2014 ... Curb College of Entertainment & Music Business at Belmont University (Nashville , TN) ... "The era of specialization is over. ... arranging for internships at major record labels, talent agencies, cultural arts venues, publishers, ...

www.music-jobs.com/usa/jobtypes/job-descriptions.php

A&R Managers are creative people with good business skills and a solid ... In the music industry this may be a band or solo artist, or a record label. ... They may work with drawings, specialist software or models and puppets, capturing ...... electric lights for art and entertainment venues (theater or live music venues) or in  ...

www.nytimes.com/2005/12/27/arts/music/the-net-is-a-boon-for-indie-labels.html

Dec 27, 2005 ... Independent music companies are exploiting online message boards, music blogs ... Universal Music Group, Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group and EMI Group, whose business model of blockbuster hits ... In addition, the music specialty shops and small retailers that once provided an ...

www.morebusiness.com/entertainment-business-plan

The company has established four record labels to handle a variety of music genres ... entertainment can be realized without compromising commercial appeal. ... Each division has been created with a distinct and specialized reputation of its own, ... art direction, radio promotion, independent promoters, broadcast music ...