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on Thu, 2010-12-02 19:00

Elektra Records has received over a dozen nominations for the upcoming 53rd Annual Grammy Awards. Performer, songwriter, and producer Bruno Mars proved the year’s second most-nominated artist with seven total nods, honoring his diverse talents as an artist.

Cee-Lo Green earned four nominations for his smash, "F**k You," including the prestigious "Record of the Year" and "Song of the Year" categories.  The hit single was also nominated in the categories of "Best Short Form Music Video" and "Best Urban/Alternative Performance."

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Elektra Records: A Sixtieth Birthday Celebration with Jac Holzman and Lenny Kaye

on Thu, 2010-11-11 12:42

Elektra Records founder Jac Holzman talks with label historian (and Patti Smith Group guitarist) Lenny Kaye.

Jac Holzman Interview

on Fri, 2010-11-05 12:53

Check out this sweet interview with Jac and head over to The Independent to read the entire article!

Jac Holzman featured on Süddeutsche Zeitung Music Blog

on Mon, 2010-11-01 11:54

Brush up on your German and take a look at this exclusive interview Jac Holzman granted to Johannes Waechter, writer of the respected German music blog, Süddeutsche Zeitung! They discuss everything from Elektra’s birth when Jac was 19 and the roster of renowned artists, to the changes in technology that have shaped and distinguished the label. For those of you who prefer English, read on for a full translation of the interview.

He discovered The Doors, was instrumental in helping folk music break through into the mainstream, and founded one of the most influential record labels in the history

Bruno plays Elektra's 60th in London!

on Fri, 2010-10-22 13:33

Earlier this week Bruno took time out from his run of successful UK live shows to play at a special Elektra Records 60th Anniversary event in London. Jac Holzman, Elektra Records founder, spoke at the event before introducing Bruno to a packed house at Apple's new flagship European store in Covent Garden!

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