Bob Morelli

  1. Retail Briefs: RED Distribution & Reach Records Strike Distro Deal, INgrooves Goes Deep with Republic of Music

    March 07, 2014 4:27 AM EST RED Distribution, Reach Records Strike Distribution Pact RED Distribution has signed Reach Records to a distribution deal for North America. The Atlanta, Ga.-based label's roster includes Andy Mineo, KB, Trip Lee, Derek Minor, Tedashii, and G ...

  2. Penalty Recordings Recast As Penalty Entertainment; Signs Pact With Sony RED (Exclusive)

    January 21, 2014 9:00 AM EST Penalty Entertainment, the new incarnation of influential hip-hop label Penalty Recordings, has partnered with Sony RED for a multi-year distribution deal covering North America. Headed by original Penalty founder/CEO and industry veteran Neil Lev ...

  3. RED and Co. President Bob Morelli Celebrate a Solid Year at Annual Holiday Party (Backbeat)

    December 27, 2013 2:19 PM EST At RED's annual holiday party, company president Bob Morelli thanked his staff for a great year, pointing out that while some would say 2012 had been the company's best year (when it finished with a 4.29% market share for albums plus tra ...

  4. RED Associated Labels Names Tom Carrabba EVP/GM

    October 08, 2013 3:17 PM EDT Tom Carrabba has been appointed executive VP/GM of RED Associated Labels. Carrabba will oversee RED’s newly created label services division, which will provide marketing and radio radio promotion for select Sony Music venture partner releases di ...

  5. Rap-A-Lot Records Signs with RED Distribution

    August 26, 2013 12:43 PM EDT Houston-based label Rap-A-Lot Records has signed a multi-year agreement with RED Distribution, a Sony Music Entertainment-owned sales and marketing division that handles releases for over sixty independent record labels, for digital and physica ...

  6. Broken Bow, RED Distribution Form Red Bow Records, Sign Joe Nichols

    October 31, 2012 1:11 PM EDT Broken Bow Records - home to Jason Aldean, Thompson Square and others - and RED Distribution today announced a new label called Red Bow. The new imprint's first signings are ACM/CMA award-winner Joe Nichols and 17-year-old singer Rachel Farle ...

  7. Backbeat: Trans World's Annual Convention in Saratoga Springs, Recognizes RED, Republic, Sony Music

    October 18, 2012 11:41 PM EDT At Trans World annual convention in Saratgoga Springs N.Y. last month, chairman and CEO Bob Higgins said that after spending the last few years executing a turn around that saw the chain to profitability last year, now it can spend some time impro ...

  8. Morelli Named President Of Red

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bob Morelli has been promoted to president of RED Distribution. Morelli reports to Tim Bowen, COO of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, and is based in New York. Most recently, Morelli served as executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, since 2005. Prior to ...

  9. Buch Upped To Senior VP At RED

    January 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST Danny Buch has been promoted to senior VP of promotion and artist development for RED Distribution. Buch is based in New York and reports to Bob Morelli, executive VP and GM for RED. Since joining the company as VP of promotion and artist developm ...

  10. Indie Labels Look To Post-Tower World

    November 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST Labels rethinking marketing, staffing in wake of chain's closure. With independent labels slowing down their releases for the fourth quarter, the long-term effects of Tower Records' closing may not be realized for a while in the indie re ...

  11. Jim Lucas Moving To VP/GM Role

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jim Lucas is expected to be named executive VP/GM of Sony BMG Music Entertainment Sales, replacing Bob Morelli who went over to head up sister distribution company RED. Lucas, who is senior VP of nati Jim Lucas is expected to be named executive VP ...

  12. Red Names Bob Morelli Executive VP/GM

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, replacing Ken Antonelli who resigned as president of the Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Unit on June 2. NEW YORK -- Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, replacin ...

  13. Red Names Bob Morelli Executive VP/GM

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Replaces Ken Antonelli who resigned June 2. Bob Morelli has been named executive VP/GM of Red, replacing Ken Antonelli who resigned as president of the Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Unit on June 2. In taking on his new responsibilities, Morelli leaves ...

  14. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Names Staff

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Morelli, Clyne are exec VP/GMs. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise, the New York-based company being formed from Sony Music Distribution and BMG Distribution, has made several appointments. Bob Morelli and George Clyne have been named as executive VP/GMs. ...

  15. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise Names Staff

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Morelli, Clyne are exec VP/GMs. Sony BMG Sales Enterprise, the New York-based company being formed from Sony Music Distribution and BMG Distribution, has made several appointments. Bob Morelli and George Clyne have been named as executive VP/GMs. ...