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Patrick Moxey Announces New Label Group

on March 24, 2022 - 10:25am

Helix & Payday Records Agree Global Strategic Alliance with Warner Recorded Music

Patrick Moxey has announced details of his new label group and has signed a new, worldwide deal for two key record labels with Warner Recorded Music.

The agreement, which encompasses the acclaimed Payday Records and the newly created Helix Records, will see Warner Recorded Music handling global digital distribution via its independent services arm ADA Worldwide, and includes the option for the parties to co-sign new repertoire.

Helix Records, the group’s new flagship electronic dance music label, which was

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Brigette Boyle Named EVP, Media Operations for Warner Recorded Music

on March 22, 2022 - 9:00am

Seasoned Music Exec Will Continue to Supercharge Global Operations

Brigette Boyle has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Media Operations for Warner Recorded Music. In her new post, she will oversee 10 departments that support production, studio operations, release management, catalog ingestion and more for Warner Recorded Music labels and affiliates. Boyle will continue to spearhead the evolution of the company’s supply chain and systems, directing the strategy and execution for all wholly-owned and distributed content and products.

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Warner Chappell Appoints Peter Rosenthal as EVP, Global Head of Legal and Business Affairs

on March 21, 2022 - 9:08am

Experienced Music Exec Will Super-Charge Legal Strategy and Services

Peter Rosenthal has been hired for the newly created role of Executive Vice President (EVP), Global Head of Legal and Business Affairs at Warner Chappell Music (WCM). Rosenthal will set the strategic vision for the global legal department and help drive financial and business operations for the company. Reporting to WCM Co-Chairs Guy Moot, CEO, and Carianne Marshall, COO, Rosenthal will also liaise with performing rights organizations and industry groups and advise on relevant legislation impacting music publishing.

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Seattle Based Grunge Band Candlebox To Be Featured In New Feature-Length Doc From Warner Music Ent. And Highway West Ent.

on March 15, 2022 - 11:01am

Warner Music Entertainment (WME), the television and film division of Warner Music Group, has partnered with Highway West Entertainment on a forthcoming new feature-length documentary, Far Behind: The Candlebox Story. The film will explore the beginnings of what the world would come to know as the grunge scene, following the iconic band Candlebox on their rise to fame.

Guy Oseary, manager of legendary artists such as U2, Madonna, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, will serve as Executive Producer on the project, along with Jack Piatt, Director/Producer and founder of Highway West Ent., who

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Aton Ben-Horin Named Executive Vice President, Global A&R for Atlantic Records Group

on March 15, 2022 - 9:30am

Hitmaking Exec Also Inks Publishing Partnership with Warner Chappell Music

Aton Ben-Horin has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Global A&R, for the Atlantic Records Group, which includes Atlantic Records and Elektra Music Group, as well as Big Beat and various other subsidiary labels. In his new post, Ben-Horin – who has been a member of the Warner Music Group (WMG) family since 2012 – reports to Atlantic Chairman & CEO Craig Kallman and is based in Los Angeles. At the same time, Ben-Horin has launched a publishing partnership with Warner Chappell Music.

Over the past decade, as both

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