Vivian Reed

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2014

    Company Freak's Jason King: "Music Is A Kind of Universal Language"

    There may be no one quite as busy as Jason King. Before we speak on the phone, he has just flown in from Dubai. Throughout the year he can be caught at either the NYU campus in Abu Dhabi or NYC teaching courses at Tisch's Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music where he formerly served as artistic d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Q&A: Bettye LaVette on Thankful N' Thoughtful and Losing a Grammy to Eric Clapton

    By Katherine Turman It's only taken Bettye LaVette 50 years to become an overnight success. Yet at 66, the saucy soul singer still laments, "That was my biggest grievance--I just want somebody to say my damn name. Even if you say something bad, just say my name." Since her first single in 1962- ... More >>

  • Specials

    November 22, 2005
  • Columns

    November 24, 1998

    NY Mirror

    ''In the new George Michael video, two very arresting male cops are locked in a passionate kiss, bringing new meaning to the word entrapment.''