Last.fm Hires Chris Price As Head Of Music
April 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM (PT)
LAST.FM, the global music discovery service, has appointed CHRIS PRICE as the new Head Of Music, based in LAST.FM’s LONDON headquarters and reporting to TOM LISACK, VP/Content & Artist Relations for CBS INTERACTIVE MUSIC GROUP. PRICE most recently was the Director/Music Programming for MTV’s nine UK music channels. Prior to that, he spent six years developing music strategy for BBC RADIO 1, after five years in marketing and distribution roles for SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT and WARNER MUSIC GROUP.
LISACK said, "We’re excited for CHRIS to step into the role, and lead the team forward on content and artist programs that really showcase the strength of the brand, as well as the opportunities that make Last.fm so appealing to the music community who engage with it daily."
"As a music fan first and foremost, I'm thrilled to be joining the team at LAST.FM, the best digital music discovery service in the world." said PRICE. "I can't wait to begin exploring the possibilities of working with colleagues across the wider CBS INTERACTIVE MUSIC family."