Joe Goldberg Promoted To Zeitgeist Artist Management GM
August 4, 2015 at 1:17 PM (PT)
JOE GOLDBERG has been promoted to GM of SAN FRANCISCO-based ZEITGEIST ARTIST MANAGEMENT, working closely with DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE, THE POSTAL SERVICE, SHE & HIM, THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS and THAO & THE GET DOWN STAY DOWN. In this new, expanded role, GOLDBERG will oversee the company staff and head up artist development for the company's roster of artists, which also includes BOB MOULD, BEST COAST and ROGUE WAVE.
The company has brought on board DARIUS ZELKHA, formerly of TOUGH LOVE ARTIST MANAGEMENT, who will bring along his long-time clients JOSH RITTER, SAM KASSIRER and THE SUBMARINES, while overseeing the company's digital strategy and partnerships.
MIKE FRYE has also been brought on as Head of Touring Operations, working closely with BEST COAST and BOB MOULD. He has been a tour manager for over a decade, working with acts such as THE SWELL SEASON, JIMMY EAT WORLD and MY MORNING JACKET, among others.
DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE, who released its eighth studio album, ":Kintsugi," in MARCH, will be making their first headline appearance at NEW YORK's famed MADISON SQUARE GARDEN on SEPTEMBER 12th. BEST COAST released their third studio album, "California Nights," in MAY on HARVEST RECORDS/CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP. THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS were recently shortlisted for CANADA's prestigious POLARIS MUSIC PRIZE. JOSH RITTER's new album, "Sermon On The Rocks," is set for release on OCTOBER 16th.