PIAS Recordings

  1. U.K.-Based [Pias] Recordings Relaunches Play It Again Sam Label

    January 10, 2011 12:00 AM EST U.K.-based [PIAS] Recordings announced today it is re-launching its Play It Again Sam label. The imprint, originally established in 1983 by Kenny Gates and Michel Lambot, will join Wall of Sound and Different Recordings under the [PIAS] umbrella. ...

  2. Spanish Indies Challenge Govt On Piracy 'Negligence'

    February 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST A sizeable chunk of the Spanish indie label and distribution sector is preparing to take the government to court on charges of negligence, and demand compensation for the damage done to the sector by "massive free downloading" over the p ...

  3. PIAS Entertainment Group Signs With YouTube

    October 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT PIAS Entertainment Group has signed a global licensing and marketing deal with YouTube, that will enable its independent label and artist clients to generate revenues from advertising served alongside wherever their repertoire is used on the servi ...

  4. PIAS Strikes DRM-Free iTunes Deal

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Brussels-based pan-European label group/distributor PIAS has struck a global deal with with Apple Inc.'s iTunes service that will see more than 44,000 tracks added to its DRM-free iTunes Plus service. The tracks come from PIAS' own label ...

  5. PIAS, Indie Mobile Team On Mobile Services

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Brussels-based independent music firm PIAS Group is acquiring a 50% stake in mobile marketing and distribution agency Indie Mobile for an undisclosed sum. The "significant investment," explains PIAS in a statement issued today, will pool ...

  6. Fontana Links With PIAS

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fontana, the indie music pipeline of Universal Music Group Distribution, has signed an exclusive U.S. distribution agreement with PIAS America. The label was previously with EMI-affiliated Caroline. The U.S. home of the PIAS Group and Vital Distri ...

  7. Wall Of Sound, PIAS Strike U.K. Joint Venture

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Label aspires to be 'new force' among indies. Two of Britain's most influential independent labels are joining forces to establish a new record company. Eclectic label Wall of Sound and PIAS U.K., the British division of Brussels-ba ...

  8. Wall Of Sound, PIAS Strike U.K. Joint Venture

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Two of Britain's most influential independent labels are joining forces to establish a new record company. Eclectic label Wall of Sound and PIAS U.K., the British division of Brussels-based group Play Two of Britain's most influential in ...

  9. Hartley Named PIAS U.K. CEO

    June 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Brussels-based independent PIAS has promoted Nick Hartley as CEO of its U.K. group. He was COO of the London-based PIAS U.K. division, which comprises Vital Distribution, PIAS Recordings (U.K.) and Fa Brussels-based independent PIAS has promoted N ...