Sanctuary Records Group

  1. Bruce White, British Reggae-Industry Trailblazer, Dead at 68

    November 15, 2011 5:28 PM EST Bruce White - a trailblazing manager, producer, record label founder, and overall pivotal figure in popularizing Jamaican music throughout the UK -- succumbed to the lung cancer he had battled for the past 15 months on November 10. Born in London ...

  2. Sanctuary Promotion Department Closing

    June 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As a result of measures taken to reduce the frontline operations of Sanctuary Records Group, the company's entire radio promotions department will be shut down, with its employees exiting the company on June 30. Those exiting the company incl ...

  3. Sanctuary Teams With MPP For Online Shopping

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST London-based independent Sanctuary Records Group has finalized a deal to use MPP's iShop to sell physical and digital music download products. Sanctuary, whose artists include Morrissey and The Charlatans, will be piloting the scheme with sal ...

  4. Blue Note Label Group Shuffles Staff

    December 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Blue Note Label Group (BNLG) has made a number of appointments and promotions. At the BNLG's Manhattan group of labels, Josh Zieman joins as VP of marketing where he will oversee marketing efforts at the Manhattan, Back Porch, Higher Octa ...

  5. Sanctuary Names Hammond Senior A&R VP

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Career includes stints with Sony, Capitol, Universal. Jeremy Hammond has been named senior VP of A&R for Sanctuary Records. Hammond, who is based in Los Angeles, moves to the position from the Sanctuary Group, where he was the senior VP of art ...

  6. IFPI Wins Moscow Piracy Court Case

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI has snatched victory against Russobit-Soft, a major Russian pirate-disc manufacturer, following a court ruling in Moscow today (July 13). The IFPI has snatched victory against Russobit-Soft, a major Russian pirate-disc manufacturer, follo ...

  7. IFPI Wins Moscow Piracy Court Case

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI has snatched victory against Russobit-Soft, a major Russian pirate-disc manufacturer, following a court ruling in Moscow today (July 13). The IFPI has snatched victory against Russobit-Soft, a major Russian pirate-disc manufacturer, follo ...

  8. Sanctuary Records Group CEO To Exit

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Lipsky to assist with transition until June 30. Tom Lipsky, CEO/president of Sanctuary Records Group in North America, will be leaving the company effective June 30 to pursue other opportunities. The move is part of the global restructuring the Sa ...

  9. Castle Shifts To Ryko

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST New York-based Ryko Distribution has picked up distribution of Castle Music, a mid-priced reissue label under the Sanctuary Records Group umbrella. Castle was previously distributed by BMG. LOS ANGELES -- New York-based Ryko Distribution has picke ...

  10. Castle Shifts To Ryko Distribution

    February 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Reissue label had gone through BMG. New York-based Ryko Distribution has picked up distribution of Castle Music, a mid-priced reissue label under the Sanctuary Records Group umbrella. Castle was previously distributed by BMG. Effective Feb. 7, Ryk ...

  11. Castle Shifts To Ryko Distribution

    February 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST New York-based Ryko Distribution has picked up distribution of Castle Music, a mid-priced reissue label under the Sanctuary Records Group umbrella. Castle was previously distributed by BMG. New York-based Ryko Distribution has picked up distributi ...

  12. Sanctuary Signs Charlatans

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST British guitar band the Charlatans have returned to the independent label fold through a worldwide recording deal with Sanctuary Records Group. British guitar band the Charlatans have returned to the independent label fold through a worldwide reco ...

  13. Sanctuary Signs Charlatans

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST British guitar band the Charlatans have returned to the independent label fold through a worldwide recording deal with Sanctuary Records Group. British guitar band the Charlatans have returned to the independent label fold through a worldwide reco ...

  14. Warner Links With Mediaport Kiosks

    December 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Group has inked a deal to offer music via Mediaport Entertainment Inc. kiosks and the <A HREF="http://www.mediaport.com" TARGET="new">Web site</A>. Warner Music Group has inked a deal to offer music via ...

  15. Mercuriadis Upped In Sanctuary Revamp

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Andy Taylor, executive chairman of the Sanctuary Group, has reorganized the London-based company's senior ranks. Among the changes, U.S. CEO Merck Mercuriadis is upped to group CEO, overseeing busines Andy Taylor, executive chairman of the Sa ...

  16. Mercuriadis Upped In Sanctuary Revamp

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST N.A. chief takes worldwide role. Andy Taylor, executive chairman of the Sanctuary Group, has reorganized the London-based company's senior ranks. Among the changes, U.S. CEO Merck Mercuriadis is upped to group CEO, overseeing business on a gl ...

  17. Sanctuary Strikes Drive-Thru Distrib Deal

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based independent label Drive-Thru Records has inked a worldwide distribution deal with Sanctuary Records Group. The indie was formerly distributed through Geffen. Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based independent label Drive-Thru Record ...

  18. Sanctuary Strikes Drive-Thru Distrib Deal

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based independent label Drive-Thru Records has inked a worldwide distribution deal with Sanctuary Records Group. The indie was formerly distributed through Geffen. Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based independent label Drive-Thru Record ...

  19. Indies Slam iTunes On Majors Bias

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Several European indie labels have voiced concern that they find it difficult to license their repertoire to Apple's online music service iTunes Music Store. Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record compan ...

  20. Indies Slam iTunes On Majors Bias

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record companies for its licensing policy. Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record companies for its licensing policy. Several indie label ...

  21. Euro Indies Strike Deals With iTunes

    July 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Europe's independent labels have ended their content-licensing holdout with Apple Computer's iTunes Music Stores. A raft of licensing pacts have been struck, paving the way for tens of thousands of in Europe's independent labels hav ...

  22. Euro Indies Strike Deals With iTunes

    July 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Europe's independent labels have ended their content-licensing holdout with Apple Computer's iTunes Music Stores. A raft of licensing pacts have been struck, paving the way for tens of thousands of in Europe's independent labels hav ...

  23. Sanctuary Names Stroebele Continental Europe Prez

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a new role overseeing continental European operations. Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a ne ...

  24. Sanctuary Names Stroebele Continental Europe Prez

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a new role overseeing continental European operations. Sanctuary Records Group (SRG) has named former Sony Music Europe executive Frank Stroebele to a ne ...

  25. Sanctuary Inks Nevins Cut For Europe

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group has inked a deal with DJ/producer Jason Nevins to distribute his dance track "I'm the Main Man" -- as well as his forthcoming album -- throughout Europe, according to Nevins' m Sanctuary Records Group ha ...

  26. Sanctuary Inks Nevins Cut For Europe

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Records Group has inked a deal with DJ/producer Jason Nevins to distribute his dance track "I'm the Main Man" -- as well as his forthcoming album -- throughout Europe, according to Nevins' m Sanctuary Records Group ha ...