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Panic! At The Disco Break Arena Merchandise Sales Records on ‘Pray For The Wicked’ Tour

on April 15, 2019 - 11:31am

American rock band Panic! At The Disco have broken arena merchandise sales records across the UK and mainland Europe on their recent ‘Pray For The Wicked’ tour.

The band, whose merchandise was in collaboration with Manhead Merch, now hold arena sales records at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Arena Birmingham, Manchester Arena and ISS Dome, Düsseldorf.

The tour followed the release of the band's sixth studio album ‘Pray For The Wicked’, released on Fueled By Ramen in the US and WEA internationally, which debuted at No.2 in the UK’s Official Albums Chart and No.1 on the


Andy Ma Appointed CEO, Warner Music China and EVP, Commercial and Business Development, Greater China

on August 22, 2018 - 6:56am

Andy Ma has been appointed CEO, Warner Music China and EVP, Commercial and Business Development, Greater China. In his new role, Andy will report to Simon Robson, President, Warner Music Asia. He will lead Warner Music’s expansion in one of the world’s fastest-growing music markets, driving its ambition to be the leading label in China.

Andy was previously Warner Music’s Chief Commercial Officer for Greater China and SVP, Commercial and Business Development, Greater China and South East Asia.

Simon Robson says: “Andy’s an incredible executive who has been instrumental in helping build


Scott Maclachlan Appointed SVP of A&R at Warner Music Australasia

on May 14, 2018 - 7:01am

Leading music manager Scott Maclachlan is to join the team at Warner Music Australasia as SVP of A&R. He will report to Niko Nordström, President of Warner Music Australasia, and will split his time between the company’s Auckland and Sydney offices.

Maclachlan is the co-founder and director of Saiko Management, a boutique music management company with offices in Auckland and New York. He is best known for unearthing and nurturing Lorde and SOL3 MIO, two of New Zealand’s biggest ever artists.

Scott Maclachlan says: “I’m stoked to be joining Niko and the team at Warner Music Australasia.


Warner Music Strikes Licensing Deal for Spinnin’ Repertoire with NetEase

on March 29, 2018 - 11:38am

Warner Music Group (WMG) has struck a deal with NetEase, the Chinese audio and video streaming service, to license music from Spinnin’ Records, the world’s leading international dance record label.

The deal will enable NetEase Music’s 400 million users to access repertoire from some of the world’s leading DJs and producers including Afrojack, Alok, Bingo Players, CARTA, Don Diablo, Jay Hardway, KSHMR, Lucas & Steve, Oliver Heldens, Sam Feldt and Tiësto.

NetEase Music enables users to comment and share the licensed music available on its platform.


Warner Music Appoints Marcela Vaccari as VP, Business Development, Latin America and Spain

on February 20, 2018 - 7:22am

Warner Music has appointed Marcela Vaccari as Vice President, Business Development, Latin America and Spain. She will be based in Miami and report to Iñigo Zabala, President, Latin America and Iberia, Warner Music.

In her new role, Vaccari will work on enhancing Warner Music’s existing business partnerships and striking new deals to help grow revenue for the record company and its artists.

Marcela Vaccari says: “I’m delighted to be working with Iñigo and the team as we further build Warner Music’s presence in key emerging markets.