Rick Rubin Joins MOG Board Of Directors
August 12, 2008 at 5:34 AM (PT)
RICK RUBIN, who TIME MAGAZINE named as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World," has joined the Board of Directors for MOG, a music blogging platform. The GRAMMY-winning RUBIN has produced albums for some of music's biggest names, including THE DIXIE CHICKS, NEIL DIAMOND, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, METALLICA, TOM PETTY, THE BEASTIE BOYS, JOHNNY CASH, SYSTEM OF A DOWN and RUN DMC. In MAY, 2007, RUBIN joined COLUMBIA RECORDS in a unique executive and creative partnership with ROB STRINGER and STEVE BARNETT. RUBIN is also the co-founder of DEF JAM RECORDINGS.
"This is a great validation of what we're building," said MOG Founder/CEO DAVID HYMAN. "RICK has established himself as one of world's top music producers because he has a great sensibility for what music fans want. We're excited to have his expertise help shape the company."