PIAS UK Distribution

  1. RED Distribution Signs [PIAS] Music Group for North American Distribution Deal

    June 27, 2013 5:13 PM EDT RED Distribution has signed the [PIAS] Music Group, a leading European independent label and distributor, to an exclusive distribution agreement covering both digital and physical product for North America. As part of the deal, in Canada, RED wi ...

  2. Edwin Schroter, PIAS MD, Talks Nordic Expansion, EMI-Universal Merger

    April 30, 2012 1:00 PM EDT Edwin Schroter, PIAS Group Managing Director explained how PIAS Nordic's localized expertise in marketing, promotion and sales is one way to combat the decreased label services distributors can provide . Independent labels are increasingly ta ...

  3. Sony Distribution Center Destroyed by London Rioters, Indie Labels 'Devastated'

    August 09, 2011 7:14 AM EDT A London warehouse containing stock for a number of U.K. independent labels -- including XL Recordings, 4AD, Beggars, Domino and Rough Trade - was destroyed by rioters during a third night of unrest in the British capital. The three-story building ...

  4. PIAS Launches Direct-To-Consumer Services

    January 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST Brussels-based PIAS Entertainment Group has launched a range of direct to consumer (D2C) services that will enable its repertoire owners to set up their own artist stores, selling everything from downloads to merchandise on a multi-territorial bas ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Infectious Partners With PIAS

    March 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Infectious Records has signed a pan-European distribution deal with PIAS Entertainment Group. PIAS will handle all physical and digital releases in the U.K. and Europe for Infectious, the London-based independent label re-launched by former Warner ...

  7. PIAS Makes Vital Name Change In U.K.

    January 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. sales and distribution business Vital is to change its name as part of a major re-branding programme by owners PIAS Entertainment Group. The company will now be called PIAS U.K. in line with the group's other companies, which operate in ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. PIAS Teams With Record Maestro For Royalty Processing

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The PIAS Group, the pan-European independent label and distributor, has elected to use the Record Maestro royalty-processing and rights-management system. Created by U.K.-based Counterpoint Systems, the Record Maestro software enables PIAS to proc ...

  10. PIAS Heads Down Under

    April 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Brussels-based label and distributor Play It Again Sam is setting up an Australian and New Zealand base. It has signed a 50:50 joint-venture deal with Liberator Music, part of Michael Gudinski's Melbourne-based Mushroom Group of companies, to ...

  11. 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 ...

  12. 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 ...

  13. PIAS/Vital Launch Integral In The U.K.

    January 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Leading independent firm Vital Distribution and its parent PIAS U.K. have established Integral, a standalone support service for indie labels. Leading independent firm Vital Distribution and its parent PIAS U.K. have established Integral, a standa ...

  14. 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 ...