Heather Parry, A Star is Born

Heather Parry

Heather Parry, though she avoids the spotlight, through her extensive knowledge of the business side of the film, television, and the music industry has helped to produce a wide array of documentaries, movies, and television series. Her close personal relationships with big names in the entertainment industry, names including Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, P- Diddy, Miley Cyrus, and even Michael Papino the CEO of Live Nation Productions, have guaranteed that their business relationships mutually benefit every party involved. Heather’s began her career at MTV at the age of 21 and stayed there for 12 years, this is where she developed a deep understanding of business in music and television, later she spent 10 years working for Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions. On December 1st 2015 Heather Parry became the president at Live Nation Productions, at Live Nation she had the opportunity to use her knowledge a film and music to create many critically acclaimed musical documentaries. Her work includes Lady Gaga’s Gaga: Five Foot Two, P- Diddy’s Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop, and even a documentary on the popular rock band The Eagles of Death Metal shortly after the tragedy in Paris at the Bataclan. This film, which she worked on with Colin Hanks who she had previously worked with at Happy Madison Productions, earned two nominations for Critics Choice Awards as well as gave Heather Parry the opportunity to show that music documentaries can be considered serious cinema. Heather made the transition too scripted film with Bradley Cooper’s remake of a star is born starring Cooper and Lady Gaga. When Heather had heard about the production she called Bradley Cooper immediately to offer her services through Live Nation Productions.

Alex Pall: The Success of Chainsmokers in the Musical Industry Has not Been a Coincidence

Alex Pall, as the head of The Chainsmokers, took the music industry by storm in 2014 after coming up with some DJ mixes that were different from what the traditional DJs offered to the entertainment industry. The hit song, Selfie, was followed by other hit singles that went ahead to top the major lists major parts of the world. some of the songs that went ahead to become number one on the U.S Billboard top 100 are Closer and Don’t Let Me Down. The songs rocked the industry due to the vocals and the electronic drum sets that were played by Alex as the lead DJ.

Recently, Alex Pall conducted an interview with Interview Magazine where he discussed some important factors about his life as a DJ and a significant number of topics relating to music and entertainment industry. Surprisingly, this interview was conducted after the release of the hit single, Closer, which means that emotions were all-time high and there is a possibility that Alex provided some important details about the progress of the group. Alex highlighted how they met with Andrew, who turned out to be a perfect match.

Through the interview, Alex indicates that he was a DJ when growing up and the whole musical aspect has been a hobby for the whole of his life. Working in the music industry is a lifetime achievement that Alex is so proud of because he had been looking forward to being a musician. Alex and his partner would go ahead and give music a real shot, which proved to be a good decision. Alex and Taggart were both DJing before they met, which provided a good and reliable opportunity that they could maximize and work together.

Alex continued to highlight that he has been using social media platform to market his music and other electro-pop mixes which his followers consume in large volumes. Instagram has proved to be an important marketing channel for the smokers as they have been able to sell their music to their followers while at the same time getting an opportunity to see how their fans react.