Tag Archive for Steve Barnett

Where’s Rick?

Hagrids ride

While everyone at 550 Madison Ave. eagerly awaits the exit of Rick Rubin, speculation has risen that the barefoot producer’s next stop will be Universal Music. Uni owns Def Jam Records, co-founded by Rubin and Russell Simmons, and could conceivably…

An Open Letter To Steve Barnett

"Psst. See, Doug. I do have balls. I really put that Rosso wanker in his place. How dare him suggest that I had anything to do with a gossip item saying that I'm brilliant!"

Columbia Records co-chairman Steve Barnett posted this comment on my last story “Mud Wrestling At Sony Music”. Wayne,
I am not sure what your ultimate agenda is, but clearly you seem to take great joy in publicly disparaging those of us…