Kobalt Music Publishing Signs Up LAVA's New Pub Imprint

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Jason Flom attends the Republic Records Official MTV VMA After-Party at Project La on August 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  

Kobalt Music Publishing have signed on to serve as exclusive worldwide administrator for LAVA Music Publishing, the new publishing venture founded by Jason Flom.

Under the new agreement, Kobalt will provide exclusive worldwide publishing administration, synchronization and licensing rights in addition to creative services. LAVA Music Publishing has signed songwriters Scott Stevens and Max Matluck in addition to LAVA Records’ latest priority signing, Maty Noyes.

“I have long admired Jason’s unparalleled talent for discovering hits and developing superstar talent," Kobalt Music Group president Richard Sanders said in a statement. "After first working together nearly 25 years ago, it is a pleasure to work with Jason again on his new publishing venture.”

In addition to Flom, the LAVA Music Publishing’s team includes West and East Coast heads of creative services Gali Firstenberg and Nullah Sarker, who both report to Flom.

“I’m thrilled to be in business with the fantastic team at Kobalt and I look forward to super-serving great artists and songwriters as we build LAVA Music Publishing into a major force in the business," Flom said in a statement.


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