Posts with tag "Phil Spector"

  • Al Pacino's Next Hair-Raising Role: Phil Spector

    Posted Oct 9th 2010 at 09:34 AM by Christine Fenno

    He won an Emmy this year for his portrayal of Dr. Jack Kevorkian on HBO, and now, Al Pacino is getting ready to work with the network again. He'll soon tackle the role of pop songwriter and music producer Phil Spector in a new biopic to be written and directed by David Mamet. Executive producer behind the project is Barry Levinson ('Rain Man'). Headlining the still-untitled HBO film, 70-year-ol...

  • Phil Spector Releasing Album Produced for His Wife

    Posted May 25th 2010 at 07:32 AM by PopEater Staff

    For his first recording project in 30 years, convicted murderer Phil Spector is releasing the debut album of his fourth wife, Rachelle. 'Out of My Chelle' will be released on June 8. "She's fantastic on this album," Spector said in a statement. Spector, 70, who is in prison for the 2003 shooting of Hollywood actress Lana Clarkson, produced the tracks during his two murder trials. Rachelle Sp...

  • The 10 Most Shocking Music Moments of the 2000s

    Posted Dec 21st 2009 at 10:30 AM by Shelley White

    With the music industry in a tailspin, it's no surprise that some pretty wacky stuff happened in the last 10 years. Some of the incidents were calculated to elicit gasps, others were gaffes that were repeatedly forwarded to the delight of cubicle monkeys around the world. Some were horrifying, some hilarious, some tragic -- and most had little to do with music. Here were the most flabbergasting...

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