A three-part series which unearths the secret and untold story of pop and rock from those who were behind the scenes either making, producing or promoting the music.
Status: To Be Determined
Runtime: 60 minutes
Music Moguls: Masters of Pop - Peter Mensch - Netflix
Peter Mensch (born March 28, 1953) is an American music manager who lives in Manhattan. Mensch started his career in music management at the age of 26, managing AC/DC. In 1982, he formed the management company Q Prime with Cliff Burnstein. Their first client was Def Leppard. Q Prime has managed the careers of a large number of multiplatinum acts; including Metallica and Red Hot Chili Peppers, Muse, Smashing Pumpkins, Hole, Veruca Salt, Snow Patrol and many others, including Jimmy Page. The Financial Times has called Q Prime “One of the most admired artist management companies”.
Music Moguls: Masters of Pop - Early life - Netflix
Peter David Mensch was born in New York City, the eldest of three children to Martin, an attorney, and Jean Mensch, an educator. His family is Jewish. His sister, Barbara Sena Mensch, was the youngest hostage of the Dawson's Field hijackings of September 6, 1970. Mensch graduated from Scardsdale High School in 1971. He attended Brandeis University and worked as a music director for the college radio station, which is where he met Cliff Burnstein. After graduating from Brandeis, he received his master's degree in Marketing from the University of Chicago.
Music Moguls: Masters of Pop - References - Netflix