July 19, 2018
During Radio Memphis Around the World Saturday, July 14th, Dianna got to catch up with Bob Emmer (Co-Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder of video/ music company Shout!Factory) to talk about his career in the music business, which includes his 12 year relationships with Rhino Entertainment as it’s Executive Vice President, his stint as Senior Vice President/Business Affairs to Warner Music Group (whose record labels include Elektra, Warner Bros, Atlantic and Rhino Entertainment ) as well as, his time as Senior Vice-President/Creative and Business Affairs with Alive Enterprises, a multi-faceted entertainment management and production company. His early career includes assisting in the commercial development of numerous music talents, including Alice Cooper, Blondie and Teddy Pendergrass. Dianna wanted to open Pandora’s box with Bob and she is even asked him about being the Executive Producer/Creator of the NBC late night music show Rock ‘n Roll Tonight the legendary live TV broadcast that broke some of the top acts for the 80’s like Billy Squire, Scandal and others and executed with one of the truest indie spirits as the music world was changing.
Did you miss their conversation? Catch it right here.\
*PHOTO OF BOB EMMER COURTEST OF SHOUTFACTORY.COM