New West Records

  1. ADA Adds New West, Sumerian Records to Distribution Roster (Exclusive)

    April 02, 2013 8:00 AM EDT Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA), the music distribution arm of Warner Music Group, has lured two new independent labels to its growing stable of distribution clients. Alt-country/Americana label New West Records and hard rock purveyor ...

  2. Industry Vet Goldberg Teams With New West

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music industry veteran and former Air America Radio CEO Danny Goldberg has launched Ammal Records, a joint-venture with Los Angeles-based New West Records. Goldberg will be the creative force behind A Music industry veteran and former Air America ...

  3. New West Signs Kris Kristofferson

    November 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Label debut due March 7. Los Angeles-based New West Records has signed country legend Kris Kristofferson to its artist roster. His label debut, “This Old Road,” is due March 7, 2006. Produced by Don Was, it will be Kristofferson’s first studio alb ...

  4. New West Picks Up Ben Lee

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Label debut due in February. New West Records has signed hipster singer/songwriter Ben Lee. A new album, "Awake Is the New Sleep," is due Feb. 22. It was produced by Brad Wood, who also helmed Lee's first two albums, 1994's &qu ...

  5. New West Buys Vic Chesnutt Sets

    April 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New West Records has acquired the first four albums by Athens, Ga., singer/songwriter Vic Chesnutt and will reissue them June 15. New West Records has acquired the first four albums by Athens, Ga., singer/songwriter Vic Chesnutt and will reissue t ...

  6. Dwight Yoakam Heads To New West

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Santa Monica, Calif.-based Americana label New West Records has signed Dwight Yoakam. Santa Monica, Calif.-based Americana label New West Records has signed Dwight Yoakam. The label debut by the country singer, whose most recent album "Popula ...