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Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) Names Dave Stein Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs

on October 19, 2012 - 12:00am

Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA)—the independent music distribution arm of Warner Music Group—today announced the appointment of Dave Stein to Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs. Based in New York, Stein will be responsible for helping forge new partnerships with independent labels and artists, as well as expanding existing ones. In addition, he’ll provide strategic counsel across the company. Stein will report to Ariel Taitz, SVP, Strategy and Development for WEA and ADA, and David Orleans, President, ADA.

In making the announcement, Taitz said, “Dave’s wide-ranging experience


Warner Music Group to Host Prospective Lenders’ Meeting

on October 16, 2012 - 12:00am

Warner Music Group Corp. (“Warner Music Group”) today announced its intention to host a prospective lenders’ meeting on October 17, 2012 to discuss a potential senior secured bank financing transaction.

About Warner Music Group:

With its broad roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, Elektra, Nonesuch, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Rykodisc, Sire, Warner Bros.


Summit Entertainment, Chop Shop And Atlantic Unveil “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”

on October 8, 2012 - 12:00am

“The Forgotten” By Green Day Announced As Lead Single;

Brand New Track Available At All DSPs On October 23rd;

Soundtrack To Highly Anticipated “Twilight Saga” Final Chapter Also Features New And Exclusive Tracks From
Ellie Goulding, Passion Pit, Christina Perri, And Many More;

Soundtrack Arrives Everywhere On November 13th

Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE® company, Chop Shop Records and Atlantic Records have officially announced the release of “THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – PART 2 - ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK,” the musical companion to the highly anticipated final chapter in


Jeff Castelaz Named President, Elektra Records

on October 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Seasoned Music Industry Entrepreneur Takes Reigns at Legendary Record Label
Jeff Castelaz was today named President of Elektra Records, one of the world's most renowned record labels. A seasoned music executive and artist manager, Castelaz has played a key role in the careers of a diverse range of artists including Silversun Pickups, Fitz and The Tantrums, Sea Wolf, Dropkick Murphys, Eagles of Death Metal and Phoenix.