Hawthorne Heights

  1. Streetlight Manifesto Flips Off Victory Records, To Release Acoustic Version of Final LP on Same Day

    August 30, 2012 5:52 PM EDT The same day Victory Records releases the last album in their contract with Streetlight Manifesto on November 6, the band will issue an album containing acoustic versions of the same songs on their own label. The Hand That Thieves , bearing the mo ...

  2. MLB Links With Projekt Revolution

    July 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Through an ongoing partnership with Major League Baseball Properties, some concertgoers attending the 2008 Projekt Revolution tour could walk away with access to exclusive, unreleased by tracks by Linkin Park and other acts on the 24-date summer t ...

  3. Victory, Hawthorne Heights Dispute Ends

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Victory Records and Hawthorne Heights have reached an agreement ending their litigation. Suit was first brought by the band in 2006 for breach of contract. The label counter-sued, claiming rights to release future albums of the band. The joint pre ...

  4. Sources: Victory Records Re-Ups With RED

    April 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Victory Records, a leading punk rock brand, has re-upped with RED for two more years, sources tell Billboard.biz. The Chicago-based Victory, which has been with RED since the label's early days, consistently is among the distributor’s top bil ...

  5. Victory Re-Files Suit Against Virgin/EMI

    January 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST Victory Records jumped into the publicity fray on Monday as press around the world began reporting that EMI Music Group was expected to announce a major rehaul of the company and cut staff the following day. Victory re-filed a lawsuit against EMI& ...

  6. Universal, Victory Extend Canadian Deal

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Canada (UMC) has extended its exclusive distribution deal with Chicago-based Victory Records. UMC will continue to be the sole distributor of Victory's roster, which includes artists such as Silverstein, Hawthorne Heights, Aid ...

  7. Hawthorne Heights Guitarist Calvert Found Dead

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Hawthorne Heights guitarist Casey Calvert passed away Friday (Nov. 23) on the band's tour bus in Washington, D.C. He was 25. The cause of death has yet to be announced, although early reports suggest it may be related to acute asthma. "A ...

  8. Management Co. Sues Hawthorne Heights

    November 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Wild Justice Records has sued Hawthorne Heights for breach of a verbal contract. According to the suit filed Oct. 16 in a Michigan state court, Wild Justice claims that it entered a verbal management agreement in January with the band, which entit ...

  9. Hawthorne Heights Not Bound To Victory

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A federal judge in Chicago yesterday reaffirmed that Hawthorne Heights doesn't have to record albums exclusively for Victory Records. In the ongoing legal battle between band members and Victory, Judge James Moran in March ruled that the band ...

  10. Hawthorne Heights Wins Partial Victory

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST A federal judge in Chicago handed Hawthorne Heights a partial victory over Victory Records March 1. Judge James Moran held that Victory Records does not hold exclusive rights for the band's recording services. Simply put, it means the band co ...

  11. Victory Launches Revamped Web Site

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST Popular Chicago label relaunches site with expanded store, download offerings. Chicago rock label Victory Records, the label home to Hawthorne Heights, launched a redesigned Web site last week. The reworked site boasts access to nearly every video ...

  12. LEGAL MATTERS: INDIE LABEL SUES MAJOR

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Right about now, members of the band Hawthorne Heights must be feeling a little like property. Indie label Victory has sued major label Virgin and EMI Music North America for "poaching" the band from Right about now, members of the band ...

  13. Victory Records Sues EMI Music, Virgin

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Suit centered on the band Hawthorne Heights. Suit centered on the band Hawthorne Heights. News ...

  14. Victory Records Sues EMI Music, Virgin

    November 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST Victory Records has sued Virgin Records and EMI Music North America for interfering with its contractual relationship with the band Hawthorne Heights. Victory claims that the major label "poached" the Victory Records has sued Virgin Reco ...

  15. Hawthorne Heights Sues Victory Records, Label Head

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Band wants recording agreement rescinded. Hawthorne Heights filed a lawsuit today (Aug. 7) against its record label, Victory Records, and label head Tony Brummel. The band claims that Brummel's "overly-aggressive, unethical and illegal s ...

  16. Hawthorne Heights Singer Brings Label To Victory

    January 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST First releases due in May. Chicago-based Victory Records has entered into an exclusive, worldwide distribution agreement with Carbon Copy Media, a label founded by Hawthorne Heights lead singer JT Woodruff. Based in Cincinnati, Carbon Copy will is ...

  17. Victory Re-Ups With RED

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chicago rock label home to Hawthorne Heights, Atreyu. Chicago rock label home to Hawthorne Heights, Atreyu. News ...

  18. Victory Re-Ups With RED

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chicago rock label home to Hawthorne Heights, Atreyu. Chicago-based rock label Victory Records has renewed its agreement with New York-based RED Distribution. The deal comes after months of industry speculation as to where the sought-after label w ...

  19. Universal To Distribute Victory In Canada

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Victory Records has announced that Universal Music Canada will be its exclusive distributor in Canada. LOS ANGELES -- Victory Records has announced that Universal Music Canada will be its exclusive distributor in Canada. The deal takes effect July ...

  20. Universal To Distribute Victory In Canada

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U.S. deal still up in the air. Victory Records has announced that Universal Music Canada will be its exclusive distributor in Canada. The deal takes effect July 1. Chicago-based Victory had a previous seven-year arrangement with Koch Entertainment ...

  21. Universal To Distribute Victory In Canada

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U.S. deal still up in the air. Victory Records has announced that Universal Music Canada will be its exclusive distributor in Canada. The deal takes effect July 1. Chicago-based Victory had a previous seven-year arrangement with Koch Entertainment ...

  22. Sugarcult Leads Sub City Tour

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST The fifth annual Sub City Take Action! tour kicks off Feb. 2, 2005, in Washington, D.C., with headliner Sugarcult. Other acts on the bill include the Early November, Hawthorne Heights and Head Automat The fifth annual Sub City Take Action! tour ki ...