Sanctuary

  1. Distro Briefs: INgrooves Distributing BMG’s Mute, Sanctuary Catalogs; Victory Signs I Scream Records

    June 25, 2013 11:20 AM EDT INgrooves To distribute BMG's Recently-Acquired Mute and Sanctuary Catalogs INgrooves has signed a deal to distribute BMG's recently acquired catalogs, Mute and Sanctuary, which covers such artists as Nick Cave, Moby, Erasure, Iron Ma ...

  2. PIAS Partners With BMG Over Sanctuary/Mute Catalog; European Indie To Open New York Office

    May 31, 2013 3:51 PM EDT European independent PIAS has partnered with BMG to provide digital and physical retail marketing, sales, manufacturing, and distribution services for its recently-acquired Sanctuary and Mute catalogs. The deal, which covers the world, excluding ...

  3. Universal Sells Sanctuary Label to BMG

    February 14, 2013 7:28 PM EST BMG Rights Management has won the auction to acquire Sanctuary, the rock label that was included in the assets that the Universal Music Group agreed to sell in order to win regulatory approval from the EU for its purchase of EMI Recorded Music. ...

  4. Vivendi Posts Strong Sales; UMG Share Rises In All Markets

    February 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST French media and telecom group Vivendi's adjusted net income rose 8.3% in 2007 and will improve similarly in 2008, Vivendi chairman of the management board and CEO Jean-Bernard Levy announced today (Feb. 29) at a press conference in Paris. Un ...

  5. Ayling Flies Out Of Sanctuary

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group chairman Robert Ayling and three non-executive directors are no longer on the board of the music company. Ayling and his colleagues James Wallace, Tina Sharp and John Preston leave less than a fortnight after Universal Music Group& ...

  6. OFT Clears Universal's Sanctuary Deal

    July 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has cleared Universal Music Group's (UMG) acquisition of the financially troubled Sanctuary Group. The clearance comes after Centenary Music Holdings, UMG's bid vehicle, made a June 15 cash bi ...

  7. UMG's Sanctuary Offer Extended

    July 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group has extended until July 26 its cash offer to buy the financially-troubled British independent firm Sanctuary Group. On June 15 , UMG-subsidiary Centenary Music confirmed its intention to acquire Sanctuary at 20 pence ($0.40) ...

  8. Sanctuary Sells Air Edel Stake

    May 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Financially-troubled British independent music firm Sanctuary has sold its stake in Air Edel for almost half a million pounds. In a statement issued this morning to the London Stock Exchange, Sanctuary said it had "disposed of its interests i ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Sanctuary Warns Of Year Loss

    June 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music company Sanctuary said on Friday (June 23) that trading at its recorded music division would be below previous expectations and forecast a loss for its financial year to Sept. 30, hitting its sh Music company Sanctuary said on Friday (June 2 ...

  11. Sanctuary Dismisses Taylor

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he handled the company's financial accounts. In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he ...

  12. Sanctuary Dismisses Taylor

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he handled the company's financial accounts. In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he ...

  13. Sanctuary In Buyout Talks

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT British indie confirms 'exploratory discussions.' The Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June 3) that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. "There have been preliminary talks which may or may not lead to an offer o ...

  14. Sanctuary In Buyout Talks

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June 3) that it has held discussions on a possible buyout of the firm. "There have been preliminary talks which may or may not lead to an offer or a further business o The Sanctuary Group confirmed today (June ...

  15. Sanctuary Signs Joss Stone For Management

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Touma, Maidenberg to oversee S-Curve artist. Sanctuary Artist Management has signed Joss Stone for worldwide representation. The 18-year old S-Curve recording artist will be handled by a team comprising former S-Curve/EMI Records executives Amy To ...

  16. Axl Rose Signs To Sanctuary Publishing

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST British-based independent Sanctuary Music Group has signed Axl Rose to a publishing deal. Until recently, Warner Chappell published the Guns N' Roses frontman's works. British-based independent Sanctuary Music Group has signed Axl Rose t ...

  17. Axl Rose Signs To Sanctuary Publishing

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST British-based independent Sanctuary Music Group has signed Axl Rose to a publishing deal. Until recently, Warner Chappell published the Guns N' Roses frontman's works. British-based independent Sanctuary Music Group has signed Axl Rose t ...

  18. James Brown Collects Lifetime Achievement Award

    June 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT James Brown collected a lifetime achievement award at the inaugural Mojo Honours List awards ceremony in London today. James Brown collected a lifetime achievement award at the inaugural Mojo Honours List awards ceremony in London today. R&B p ...

  19. James Brown Collects Lifetime Achievement Award

    June 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artists honored at Mojo inaugural ceremony. James Brown collected a lifetime achievement award at the inaugural Mojo Honours List awards ceremony in London today. R&B pioneer Brown was part of a stellar guest list at the ceremony, held ...