Downtown Records

  1. Relativity Media Acquires Stake In Downtown Records

    March 26, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Relativity Media has acquired a stake in Downtown Records to increase overall content holdings and production. Happy Walters, COO of Relativity, will oversee the investment for the company.  Downtown Records, best known as the home to Gnarls Bark ...

  2. Downtown Records Announces New Sync Licensing Team, Hires Pearce, Chapman, Bradford (Exclusive)

    July 15, 2013 11:12 AM EDT Downtown Records has announced it is building out its synchronization team, hiring Jennifer Pearce, Céleigh Chapman and Tarik Bradford to lead its synch efforts. “We have always reached a wide audience through games, movies and TV, so we built ...

  3. Diplo's Mad Decent Teams Up With Downtown Records

    March 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Producer Diplo, best known for his work with M.I.A., has announced a joint venture between his label, Mad Decent, and Downtown Records. Upcoming releases from Mad Decent will include music from Philadelphia punk band Popo, London's dubstepers ...

  4. Downtown Links With Fontana, Interscope

    September 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Downtown Records has inked an exclusive distribution deal with Fontana and has also entered a strategic relationship with Interscope Records, Billboard has learned. Under the agreement, Interscope will provide strategic marketing and promotion for ...

  5. TFD Music Opens

    July 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Downtown Music Publishing and The Film Department (TFD) announced the formation of a new film music company and partnership, TFD Music. Through the partnership, Downtown Publishing will serve as the exclusive, worldwide administrator for the TFD M ...

  6. Dim Mak, Downtown Sign Joint Venture

    January 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Dim Mak Records, the label founded by celebrity DJ Steve Aoki, has signed joint venture with Downtown Records. According to a statement, Downtown will provide Dim Mak with infrastructure and marketing support. Downtown's roster includes Gnarl ...

  7. RCRD LBL'S NW MDL

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST At first glance, newly launched "digital record label in a blog format" RCRD LBL doesn't look much different from any other music blog. It's slicker, but it also shares plenty of the trappings of sites like Stereogum and Fluxbl ...

  8. Plugged And Unplugged

    November 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Plugged: I had the opportunity to escape the digital microcosm that normally dominates my daily life to attend Billboard's Touring conference in New York, and for me it was a real eye opener. While the digital revolution has disrupted the tra ...

  9. Downtown Records, Engadget Cofounder Launch Digital Label

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST As expected , RCRD LBL, a joint venture between indie label Downtown Records and Gizmodo and Endgadget founder Peter Rojas, launched November 15. The site, which gives away mp3s by artists affiliated with RCRD LBL, is supported by advertiser dolla ...

  10. Blogger, Downtown Records Team For Digital Label

    June 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT So what do you do after establishing one of the most successful tech-news blogs on the Internet? Apparently, retire and start a record label. The New York Post reported that Engadget founder Peter Rojas is teaming up with Downtown Records to creat ...