Chris Blackwell (Island Records) in Jamaica

On a recent trip to Jamaica, I got the rare opportunity to meet the elusive and iconic founder of Island Records, Chris Blackwell. Mr. Blackwell is responsible for discovering U2 and Bob Marley and bringing reggae music to the world, among so many other things. He...

IVA DAWN – front page feature in CMJ

“I want to write my own Blue Velvet …” CMJ (College Music Journal) just published a great article on IVA DAWN. “Iva Dawn is a woman with an interesting past, and from the sounds of her just released debut EP, The Only One (Triple Pop), a bright...

Iva Dawn’s single picked by Kings of A&R

Iva Dawn’s first single “The Only One” has been featured as a front page Buzz Track pick of the week on KINGS OF A&R, which discovers and promotes new talent within the industry. Retro/alternative pop artist Iva Dawn will release the six-song...