RED Distribution

  1. RED Distribution Signs Hard Rock Label Artery Recordings to North American Distro Deal

    March 25, 2014 8:21 PM EDT RED Distribution has signed Artery Recordings to a North American distribution deal. Artery Recordings, the label division of the Artery Foundation artist management company, roster includes Alesana, Attila, Austrian Death Machine, Chelsea Grin, I ...

  2. RED and Co. President Bob Morelli Celebrate a Solid Year at Annual Holiday Party (Backbeat)

    December 27, 2013 2:19 PM EST At RED's annual holiday party, company president Bob Morelli thanked his staff for a great year, pointing out that while some would say 2012 had been the company's best year (when it finished with a 4.29% market share for albums plus tra ...

  3. RED Associated Labels Names Tom Carrabba EVP/GM

    October 08, 2013 3:17 PM EDT Tom Carrabba has been appointed executive VP/GM of RED Associated Labels. Carrabba will oversee RED’s newly created label services division, which will provide marketing and radio radio promotion for select Sony Music venture partner releases di ...

  4. Rap-A-Lot Records Signs with RED Distribution

    August 26, 2013 12:43 PM EDT Houston-based label Rap-A-Lot Records has signed a multi-year agreement with RED Distribution, a Sony Music Entertainment-owned sales and marketing division that handles releases for over sixty independent record labels, for digital and physica ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Tooth & Nail, Solid State Records Sign Distribution Deal With RED

    April 17, 2013 5:48 PM EDT Tooth & Nail and its Solid State Records imprint have signed a distribution deal with RED Distribution. The first new release through RED will be the third studio album from The Almost, Fear Inside Our Bones , out June 11 on Tooth & Nail ...

  7. RED Distribution, American Gramaphone Sign North American Deal

    September 17, 2012 7:10 PM EDT RED Distribution has signed American Gramaphone to a North American distribution deal. American Gramaphone is am Omaha, Neb.-based label which issues records by Mannheim Steamroller. Both the label and the brand are the brains behind Chip Davis. U ...

  8. Backbeat: Broken Bow/Stoney Creek Pre-CMA Party Celebrates New Signing Randy Houser, Jason Aldean, Ex-Bartenders Thompson Square

    November 09, 2011 12:08 PM EST From left: Carson James, Leigh Adams, Denny Brown, Jason Aldean, Jon Loba, and Rick Shedd pose with Aldeans double platinum plaque at the Broken Bow/Stoney Creek Records 2nd annual CMA pre-party at the Hard Rock Cafe in Nashville. (Photo by Freder ...

  9. Amie Street Partners With RED

    August 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Online music retailer Amie Street has announced a deal with RED Distribution. Starting today (Aug. 18), the site, which uses a variable pricing model based on the popularity of a track, will stock music from the RED Distribution catalog. Some of t ...

  10. Just Signed: RED, IHEARTCOMIX, Cherry Lane, Delta Spirit

    March 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST - RED Distribution has signed an exclusive deal with Los Angeles based label IHEARTCOMIX Records . Founded by DJ Franki Chan, the label's upcoming releases include a re-release of the first Matt and Kim album, the Heartsrevolution Switchblade ...

  11. A Tipping Point For MP3s

    November 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST The scope of a yearlong download promotion planned between Pepsi and Amazon, Billboard has learned, is among several developments forcing further consideration by Warner Music Group (WMG) and Sony BMG Music Entertainment to follow EMI and Universa ...

  12. Morelli Named President Of Red

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bob Morelli has been promoted to president of RED Distribution. Morelli reports to Tim Bowen, COO of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, and is based in New York. Most recently, Morelli served as executive VP/GM of Red Distribution, since 2005. Prior to ...

  13. MRI Sues Former Distributor Ryko

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label seeking more than $1.5 million. New York-based MRI Associated Labels has filed an eight-count suit against its former distribution partner Ryko Distribution, seeking more than $1.5 million in damages and charging that Ryko breached the agree ...

  14. RED Distribution Names Marketing VP

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Company also launches college marketing dept. New York-based RED Distribution has named Tony Bruno its VP of marketing. Bruno replaces Laura Marques, who left the company earlier this year. Bruno will start on Dec. 12 and report to Lou Tatulli, VP ...

  15. 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 ...

  16. RED Distribution Names Finance VP

    August 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Hazan moves to role from consulting firm. New York-based RED Distribution has named Lynn Hazan VP of finance, says RED executive VP/GM Bob Morelli. Hazan is scheduled to start Aug. 29. Hazan was the VP of finance and administration for RCA Records ...

  17. Rawkus Resurfaces With RED

    June 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rawkus Records, the famed hip-hop label that was once home to Mos Def, Talib Kweli and Company Flow, has resurfaced via a long-term distribution agreement with RED Distribution. Rawkus Records, the famed hip-hop label that was once home to Mos Def ...

  18. Update: RED Signs Two Urban Labels

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New material by Junior Mafia due May 17. New York-based RED Distribution has signed a pair of hip-hop/urban labels to its Red Urban Music Marketing (R.U.M.M.) division. RED, the independent distribution arm of Sony BMG, will now handle releases fr ...

  19. RED Signs Two Urban Labels

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New York-based RED Distribution has signed a pair of hip-hop/urban labels to its Red Urban Music Marketing (R.U.M.M.) division. RED, the independent distribution arm of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, w LOS ANGELES -- New York-based RED Distribution ...

  20. RED Signs Two Urban Labels

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mega Media, Wreckshop link with distributor. New York-based RED Distribution has signed a pair of hip-hop/urban labels to its Red Urban Music Marketing (R.U.M.M.) division. RED, the independent distribution arm of Sony BMG, will now handle release ...

  21. Victory Re-Ups With RED

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Chicago-based rock label Victory Records has renewed its contract with New York-based RED Distribution, sources tell Billboard.biz. Victory had fielded offers from nearly every major distributor, maki Chicago-based rock label Victory Records has r ...