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Warner/Chappell Music and Miramax Announce Agreement on Sale of Miramax Music Library

on July 31, 2012 - 12:00am

Purchase by Warner/Chappell Extends Companies’ Partnership and Paves Way for Future Collaboration

Extensive Miramax Collection Includes Scores to Oscar® Winning Movies

Warner/Chappell Music, the global music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, and Miramax, one of the world’s leading independent film and television studios, today announced an agreement under which Warner/Chappell will acquire the masters and publishing rights for all film music owned by Miramax.

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Plan B Reveals “ILL MANORS”; Brit Award-Winning Artist Sets US Release

on July 30, 2012 - 12:00am

Album Debuts At #1 In The UK This Week And Also Serves As Soundtrack To Self-Penned Directorial Film Debut

“ILL MANORS” Arrives On August 21st


Atlantic Records has announced the US release of “ILL MANORS,” the new album from Plan B.  The album arrives in stores and at all US DSPs on August 21st.

“ILL MANORS” is proving a phenomenon in Plan B’s native United Kingdom, entering the album charts at #1.  The collection follows the Brit Award-winning artist’s milestone second album “THE DEFAMATION OF STRICKLAND BANKS,” which decisively established Plan B as one of Britain’s most exciting and talented

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Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) Expands Suite of Label & Artist Services

on July 27, 2012 - 12:00am

ADA joins forces with Independent Label Group (ILG) to provide one comprehensive solution to indie community

Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) announced today the expansion of its services to the independent music community by officially joining forces with Independent Label Group (ILG). ILG’s resources and expertise in radio promotion, publicity and marketing will be added to ADA’s current offering which covers digital & physical sales and account management, synch licensing, analytics, production, college marketing, product development and custom products.

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Mike Caren Named President, Worldwide A&R, Warner Music Group

on July 23, 2012 - 12:00am

Warner Music Group (WMG) today announced the promotion of Mike Caren to President, Worldwide A&R. Working across Warner Music’s legendary labels, such as Atlantic, Elektra and Warner Bros. Records, as well as its international affiliates, Caren will provide wide-ranging creative leadership and support to the company’s artist development activities. His responsibilities will include discovering new artists, nurturing existing signings and working closely with the company’s A&R executives around the world.

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Ed Sheeran Lighting It Up In The U.S.; New Dates And Larger Venues Added To British Star’s First-Ever Headlining North American Tour Thanks To Enormous Popular Demand

on July 9, 2012 - 12:00am
“VH1 You Oughta Know Tour With Ed Sheeran” Gets Underway September 8th In Orlando

Intimate NYC Date Set For July 24th At Irving Plaza Completely Sold Out

“The A Team” Scores At Multi Format Radio Nationwide After “+” Enters Soundscan/Billboard 200 At #5


Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran is proving to be as much a phenomenon here in the U.S. as he is in his native England.  In response to his rapidly increasing popularity, the British troubadour has just added a number of new dates to his upcoming North American headline tour, much of which had already sold out within minutes of going on sale.

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