Internet Levels Playing Field For Indy Labels

Under the headline "The Net Is A Boon For Indie Labels" the New York Times gives a good overview of how new technologies and the Internet are leveling the playing. Continue reading

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Plug Awards Celebrate Indies’ Best

The annual Plug music award nominations are out.  Celebrating almost every permeation of the Indy alternative music scene, the nominations include such current "it" artists as Antony And The Johnsons,. Continue reading

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How To Start A Label On A Shoestring And Sell Millions? Just Ask Victory’s Tony Brummel.

How do you start and run a record label on a relative shoestring that nurtures several acts that easily sell 500,000 copies each without much radio play, MTV, or expensive. Continue reading

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V2 North America Added To Sheridan Square’s Label Portfolio

In a long rumored move Sheridan Square Entertainment has acquired Richard Branson’s V2 North America, according to the Hollywood Reporter. "…Sheridan Square has undertaken an aggressive campaign of acquiring independent. Continue reading

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MySpace Partners With Universal On New Record Label

MySpace has started a record label in partnership with Universal.  With an staff of 7-10 based in MySpace’s Santa Monica offices, the label’s goal is to take advantage of the. Continue reading

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Another Label Bites The Dust: Koch Shuts Nashville Branch

CelebrityAccess MediaWire – Koch Entertainment shut down it’s Nashville operations on Tuesday, October 18th, displacing five employees, including GM Nick Hunter, and nearly a dozen artists. Others that were left. Continue reading

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Indy Powerhouse Sanctuary Lays Off 175 in North America

According to the Hollywood Reporter, "Sanctuary Group, the world’s largest independent music label, said Monday it will cut 175 jobs, 25% of its workforce worldwide. Home to such artists as. Continue reading

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Krmaer Named Razor & Tie Product Manager

CelebrityAccess MEdiaWire – Jeremy Kramer has been named product manager for Razor & Tie Entertainment, based at the company’s headquarters in New York City. Kramer began his career as a. Continue reading

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