MICHAEL AMICONE

MICHAEL AMICONE

Michael Amicone is a respected music journalist/editor, reissue producer and music business teacher. During his nearly 30-year career, he has served as managing editor of the award-winning daily music news source Billboard Bulletin, editor-in-chief of the innovative Universal Music Group TV show/website Farmclub and senior editor of Music Connection magazine.

He has interviewed scores of top artists and executives, including David Bowie, Quincy Jones, Tony Bennett and Ringo Starr, and has appeared on TV as a Grammy Awards commentator. Reissue projects include two-disc sets by Elton John and Harry Nilsson.

At MI, he teaches Media Relations and News/Industry Trends.