Streaming, Sharing, Stealing: Big Data And The Future of Entertainment By Rahul Telang chats with Dr. Alvin
“[The authors explain] gently yet firmly exactly how the internet threatens established ways and what can and cannot be done about it. Their book should be required for anyone who wishes to believe that nothing much has changed.” — The Wall Street Journal
“Packed with examples, from the nimble-footed who reacted quickly to adapt their businesses, to laggards who lost empires.” — Financial Times
Traditional network television programming has always followed the same script: executives approve a pilot, order a trial number of episodes, and broadcast them, expecting viewers to watch a given show on their television sets at the same
DrAlvin.com Welcomes The Mahler’s Second 10th Anniversary Classical Celebration With The Nashville Symphony From 9/22 to 9/24
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Nicole Cabell, soprano
Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Schermerhorn – Jubilee: A Tennessee Quilting Party for Orchestra
Mahler – Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection”
Mahler’s epic Symphony No. 2 offers a resounding testament to the endurance of the human spirit, with some of the composer’s most dramatic and transcendently beautiful music.
Featuring the Nashville Symphony chorus, vocal soloists and an ensemble of offstage musicians.
Two movements from this piece were performed at the grand opening of Schermerhorn Symphony Center.
The concert will also pay tribute to Schermerhorn Symphony Center’s namesake,
DrAlvin.com Welcomes To The City Winery An Evening With Larry Carlton Featuring Keith Carlock, Mark Douthitt, Jason Webb & Travis Carlton At 8PM
Nineteen time Grammy nominee, Four-time Grammy winner and all-time guitar great, Larry Carlton established himself from his first recording, A Little Help From My Friends. His studio credits include musicians and groups like Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell, Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr., Herb Alpert, Quincy Jones, Bobby Bland, Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and literally dozens of others. He went on to perform with the Crusaders and then with the multi platinum jazz super group Fourplay. With 30 albums to his credit and having performed on over 100 albums that have gone Gold or Platinum, Larry Carlton has set a standard
Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency By James Andrew Miller chats with Dr. Alvin
An astonishing—and astonishingly entertaining—history of Hollywood’s transformation over the past five decades as seen through the agency at the heart of it all, from the #1 bestselling co-author of Live from New York and Those Guys Have All the Fun.
The movies you watch, the TV shows you adore, the concerts and sporting events you attend—behind the curtain of nearly all of these is an immensely powerful and secretive corporation known as Creative Artists Agency. Started in 1975, when five bright and brash employees of a creaky William Morris office left to open their own, strikingly innovative talent