Ryko Distribution

  1. Ryko Distr. Merged With ADA, Staffs Shuffled

    April 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Warner Music Group is folding Ryko Distribution into Alternative Distribution Alliance company. As part of the move, all labels signed to Ryko will be handled by ADA, with the transition expected to occur over the next 45-90 days. Ryko Distrib ...

  2. Sales Up, Tracks Leveling

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Downloads show no quarter-to-quarter increase. While overall U.S. sales are up a whopping 22.8% to 814.5 million units from the first nine months of 2005, digital track downloads, the main configuration fueling that growth, are stagnant when viewe ...

  3. Sales Up, Tracks Leveling

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Downloads show no quarter-to-quarter increase. While overall U.S. sales are up a whopping 22.8% to 814.5 million units from the first nine months of 2005, digital track downloads, the main configuration fueling that growth, are stagnant when viewe ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. WMG To Acquire Rykodisc

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Deal believed to be valued at $67.5 million. The Warner Music Group is on the verge of signing an agreement to buy Rykodisc, sources say, in a deal believed to be valued at $67.5 million that is expected to close at the end of April. Rykodisc, whi ...

  6. Ryko Distribution Inks Two

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Chicago's Bloodshot Records joins Ryko fold. New York-based Ryko Distribution has reached an exclusive U.S. distribution agreement with Chicago roots label Bloodshot Records, Billboard.biz has learned. Bloodshot, which has released albums fro ...

  7. Ryko Gets Commotion

    May 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Soundtrack label inks U.S. distrib. deal. New York-based Ryko Distribution has reached an agreement with soundtrack label Commotion Records. Ryko will be the exclusive U.S. distributor for the imprint, which is run by former CBS/Sony president Wal ...

  8. Ryko Distributing Cult

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST L.A.-based video firm Cult Epics has signed a U.S. distribution deal with New York-based Ryko Distribution. Cult, which specializes in horror, erotic and cult films, joins Blue Underground, Plexifilm, L.A.-based video firm Cult Epics has signed a ...

  9. The Indies

    February 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Half Note Records enters the retail sector through a new deal with Ryko Distribution. Half Note Records enters the retail sector through a new deal with Ryko Distribution. News ...