Sony Music Germany

  1. Germany Up, Switzerland Down, Austria Mixed in 2011 BVMI Revenue Numbers

    April 06, 2012 7:00 AM EDT In the three countries of the German language music market, Germany, Switzerland and Austria, the economic turnover from 2010 to 2011 was full of contrasts. While the official figures will be reported on April 19 in Berlin, Dr. Florian Drücke, man ...

  2. Sony Music Germany Focuses on Domestic Talent, Catching Up To Universal at 'Laut in Munchen'

    October 27, 2011 8:30 AM EDT Sony Music Entertainment highlighted its development of new domestic artists as the key to catching up with market leader Universal Music at Germany's annual "Laut in München" ("Loud in Munich") presentation October 20. Ni ...

  3. @MIDEM: Indies Dominate Day 4

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST Michael Gudinski was the star turn as the indies took their turn in the limelight at MIDEM. In an otherwise low-key day at the conference, the veteran Aussie -- founder and chairman of the Mushroom Group of Companies -- celebrated Australia Day wi ...

  4. Germany's GUN Records Shut Down

    February 05, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Germany has closed GUN Records in Bochum with immediate effect. The rock label GUN (Great Unlimited Noises) was founded in 1992 as a joint venture by Wolfgang Funk and BMG. Funk, who left his role as president of the company in December ...

  5. Orthmayr Appointed Sony BMG Switzerland MD

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Wolfgang Orthmayr will be the new managing director of Sony BMG Switzerland, with effect from March 1. He is to succeed Annelies Hophan, who will step out of the business after more than 30 years' service, which included stints with CBS, Sony ...

  6. Ultsch Named MD AT EMI Germany's Electrola

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Stefan Ultsch has been appointed as managing director for EMI Germany's domestic repertoire label Electrola, which has been re-launched after two years. Stefan Ultsch has been appointed as managing director for EMI Germany's domestic rep ...

  7. Orthmyr Takes Sony BMG Commercial Affairs Role

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Retail veteran Wolfgang Orthmyr has been appointed VP, commercial affairs for Sony BMG Continental Europe, with effect from July 1. Retail veteran Wolfgang Orthmyr has been appointed VP, commercial affairs for Sony BMG Continental Europe, with eff ...

  8. Sony BMG Bows Masterworks Division

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG has announced that its classical music division will be called Sony BMG Masterworks. Led by president Gilbert Hetherwick, the new division comprises the RCA Red Seal, Sony Classical, Deutsche Sony BMG has announced that its classical musi ...

  9. Napster Germany Hires Sony Exec

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Nänder is company's second recruit. Napster Germany has made a key appointment as it gears up to launch later this year. Sony Music Germany senior new-media manager Patric Niederländer has been recruited as the download service' ...

  10. Napster Germany Hires Sony Exec

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Napster Germany has made a key appointment as it gears up to launch later this year. Napster Germany has made a key appointment as it gears up to launch later this year. Sony Music Germany senior new-media manager Patric Niederländer has been recr ...

  11. Sony BMG Germany Names Int'l Marketing Team

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Germany has unveiled the marketing team for the amalgamated company's international department. Helmed by managing director international Willy Ehmann, the newly established team is responsib Sony BMG Germany has unveiled the marketi ...

  12. Brggemann To Manage Sony BMG Classical Europe

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony and BMG are combining their classical music departments to form a single European division. MUNICH -- Sony and BMG are combining their classical music departments to form a single European division. The unit will be managed by Michael Brüggem ...

  13. Sony, BMG Combine Euro Classical Operations

    February 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Brüggemann to oversee new division. Sony and BMG are combining their classical music departments to form a single European division. The unit will be managed by Michael Brüggemann, who takes the joint titles of director of classical marke ...

  14. Sony, BMG Combine Euro Classical Operations

    February 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony and BMG are combining their classical music departments to form a single European division. Sony and BMG are combining their classical music departments to form a single European division. The unit will be managed by Michael Brüggemann, who t ...

  15. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has o ...

  16. Sony BMG Taps Leaders For Non-U.S. Regions

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has operations outside the United States. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has named its upper tier of management for the territories in which it has o ...

  17. Germany's DEAG Appoints Mielke CFO/COO

    June 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wingolf Mielke has been appointed CFO/COO of Berlin-based concert promoter DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG (DEAG), with effect from June 22. Wingolf Mielke has been appointed CFO/COO of Berlin-based concert promoter DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG ( ...

  18. Germany's DEAG Appoints Mielke CFO/COO

    June 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Wingolf Mielke has been appointed CFO/COO of Berlin-based concert promoter DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG (DEAG), with effect from June 22. Wingolf Mielke has been appointed CFO/COO of Berlin-based concert promoter DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG ( ...

  19. Universal In Germany, Viva Deny 'Pay For Play' Report

    December 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Germany and music TV channel Viva are downplaying reports in the German press that they forged a secret agreement in which the network would receive payments to air videos by the major Universal Music Germany and music TV channel V ...