Rounder Records

  1. Concord Music Being Shopped to Private-Equity Firms, Not Strategic Suitors

    December 05, 2012 8:27 PM EST Reports that the Concord Music Group is up for sale are true, knowledgeable sources say. But there is one key factor that appears to have been overlooked thus far: management is controlling the company's sale process so far. Consequently, Con ...

  2. Hazel Dickens, bluegrass performer, dies at 75

    April 24, 2011 6:23 PM EDT Hazel Dickens, a folk singer and bluegrass musician who advocated for coal miners, has died at age 75. Dickens died Friday morning at a Washington hospice of complications from pneumonia. Her death was confirmed by Ken Irwin, a founder of Rounder ...

  3. Concord Group Acquires Rounder Records

    April 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Concord Group, which owns Concord Records, Concord Jazz, Fantasy, Stax, Milestone, Riverside, Specialty, Telarc, Peak, Heads Up, Prestige, among others, announced it has acquired Rounder Records. Forty year old Rounder’s roster includes Alison ...

  4. PromoBot Unveiled In Cannes

    January 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST PromoBot, a targeted online music promotion system, was unveiled in Cannes during the MidemNet digital music conference. Somerville, M.A.-based music intelligence company the Echo Nest says the services's Web crawling, language processing and ...

  5. Clark, Stuart To Receive Lifetime AMAs

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Show set for Sept. 9. Guy Clark and Marty Stuart will receive lifetime achievement awards from the Americana Music Assn. during the trade group's fourth annual AMA Honors & Awards, set for Sept. 9 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Cla ...

  6. Rounder Grabs Doyle Lawson

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Bluegrass superstars Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver have signed a multi-album recording contract with Rounder Records. Bluegrass superstars Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver have signed a multi-album recording contract with Rounder Records. The g ...

  7. Minnie Driver Signs With Rounder

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Pop/folk album due in September. Rounder Records has signed actress Minnie Driver to her first U.S. recording contract. Her debut, "Everything I've Got in My Pocket," will be released on the Cambridge, Mass.-based label's Zoe i ...

  8. Rhonda Vincent Signs Deal With Upper Management

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Herb Sandker, president of Upper Management, has signed a new management deal with Rounder Records recording artist Rhonda Vincent. NASHVILLE-- Herb Sandker , president of Upper Management, has signed a new management deal with Rounder Records rec ...

  9. Kazaa Case Hits New Snag

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST SYDNEY--The Australian record industry's attempts to launch a copyright infringement case against Kazaa is facing another stumbling block. Lawyers for Kazaa's Sydney-based parent Sharman Networks lodg Internet Giants Join Forces Against ...