Atlantic Records U.K.

  1. Warner Music U.K. Restructures After Parlophone Buy, Christian Tattersfield & Miles Leonard Promoted

    July 26, 2013 4:20 AM EDT Warner Music U.K. has fine-tuned its management structure following its acquisition of the Parlophone Label Group (PLG) earlier this month. Christian Tattersfield will lead the combined company as CEO, WM U.K. He also will act as co-chairman of ...

  2. Alison Donald, Mark Terry Appointed Co-Presidents of Columbia Records U.K.

    April 26, 2012 11:06 AM EDT Alison Donald and Mark Terry are to replace outgoing Columbia Records U.K. managing director Mike Smith. Effective May 1, Donald and Terry will assume joint responsibility for the running of the label, reporting to Nick Gatfield, Chairman and CEO ...

  3. Ethan Johns, Kings of Leon Producer, Joins Atlantic Records UK A&R

    December 09, 2011 10:07 AM EST Ethan Johns, the acclaimed producer of Kings of Leon's first three albums, has joined the U.K. team of Atlantic Records in an A&R capacity. Effective immediately, the partnership will see Johns source and nurture artists that will be sign ...

  4. James Blunt Tops U.K. Decade Chart

    December 29, 2009 12:00 AM EST James Blunt's debut album "Back To Bedlam" (Atlantic) is the biggest U.K. seller of the decade, according to the Official Charts Company. Dido's debut "No Angel" (Arista/Sony Music Entertainment) is in second place on ...

  5. EMI U.K. SVP Mark Terry Joins Atlantic

    December 01, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mark Terry, former SVP of marketing EMI U.K. & Ireland, has been appointed general manager of Atlantic Records U.K. Effective immediately, Terry will report to Atlantic Records U.K. chairman Max Lousada. In his new role as Terry will oversee s ...

  6. Lucian Grainge Delivers Bullish Keynote At BPI AGM

    July 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music International chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge gave an optimistic keynote address at the BPI's annual general meeting in London, as the U.K. trade body issued figures showing an increase of 7% year-on-year for record company re ...

  7. Alesha Checks Into Asylum

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT British singer Alesha Dixon has signed a contract with Atlantic Records U.K. division Asylum U.K. for the world, excluding Asia. Dixon found fame with Telstar Records-signed R&B/pop trio Mis-teeq, whose track "Scandalous" was a world ...

  8. Warner U.K. Adds 679

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner Music has acquired 679 Recordings, home to British urban acts The Streets and Kano plus alt-rock band Mystery Jets, for an undisclosed sum. The label becomes a wholly-owned division of Atlantic Records U.K.; founder Nick Worthington remains ...

  9. Memory Lives On For Led Zep Comeback

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Monday night's Led Zeppelin comeback concert has now moved into memory for the chosen few who attended. But as the dust settles on the gig at London's O2 Arena, a Billboard round-up of executive attendees suggests the performance certain ...

  10. Joost Users Tune-In For Hard-Fi Net Channel

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Atlantic Records U.K. has launched a dedicated Hard-Fi channel on Internet TV service Joost. The ad-funded channel - a first for a Warner Music U.K. act -- will allow users to tap into videos, tour diaries, live shows, interviews and behind-the-sc ...

  11. B-Unique Goes Atlantic Route, Starts Management Arm

    November 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST B-Unique, the British label home to Kaiser Chiefs and Primal Scream, has struck a deal with Warner Music U.K. that will see it become integrated into Atlantic Records U.K., with effect from February 2008. The new partnership, unveiled today, will ...

  12. SuperVision's Craig Joins Atlantic U.K.

    October 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Paul Craig, a long-time artist manager who co-founded the SuperVision Management firm, has been appointed GM of Atlantic Records U.K., with effect from Nov. 5. And in a related move, Lavolta Records co-founder Siona Ryan will join the U.K. affilia ...

  13. Atlantic Act To Power Soundtrack To Bebo Webisodes

    October 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Atlantic Records' UK division is teaming up with social networking site Bebo to promote emerging act The Days. The band's music will be featured in Bebo's online series "Kate Modern" -- a spinoff of the "Lonlygirl15&q ...

  14. Warners U.K. Lay Off 15 In 'Realignment'

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music U.K. has begun laying off staff as part of the worldwide Warner Music Group restructure announced earlier this month. "As part of WMG's ongoing transformation to a music-based content company we are realigning WMUK to most e ...

  15. EMI, Atlantic Team With ShoZu

    April 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI Records and Atlantic Records U.K. are opening up new digital channels for their artists through mobile media service ShoZu. The record companies have struck separate European content pacts with San Francisco-based ShoZu, which will allow artis ...

  16. Atlantic U.K. Teams With Saatchi & Saatchi

    February 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Atlantic Records U.K. has struck a strategic alliance with advertising powerhouse Saatchi & Saatchi U.K. to jointly create entertainment and branded properties. The alliance, unveiled today (Feb. 1), will work on developing innovative music-re ...

  17. Warner U.K. Ups Marshall, Lousada

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. M ...

  18. Warner U.K. Ups Marshall, Lousada

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. M ...

  19. Warner U.K. Ups Marshall, Lousada

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. Warner Music U.K. has realigned its management structure, with executives Korda Marshall and Max Lousada taking new roles. M ...

  20. Sanctuary Execs To Speak At ITC

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group co-founder Andy Taylor and head of the British independent music company's urban division Mathew Knowles are among the confirmed speakers at this years' In The City (ITC) conference, w Sanctuary Group co-founder Andy Tayl ...

  21. Warner Renames East West, WEA In U.K.

    June 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT East West Records and WEA London Records, Warner Music International's (WMI) two stand-alone labels in the United Kingdom, have been renamed. Effective immediately, they become Atlantic Records U.K. a East West Records and WEA London Records, ...

  22. Warner Renames East West, WEA In U.K.

    June 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Labels become Atlantic, Warner Bros. Records. East West Records and WEA London Records, Warner Music International's (WMI) two stand-alone labels in the United Kingdom, have been renamed. Effective immediately, they become Atlantic Records U. ...

  23. Warner Renames East West, WEA In U.K.

    June 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT East West Records and WEA London Records, Warner Music International's (WMI) two stand-alone labels in the United Kingdom, have been renamed. Effective immediately, they become Atlantic Records U.K. a East West Records and WEA London Records, ...