record labels

Report claims labels paid to get Halsey, twenty one pilots and more airplay
Report claims labels paid to get Halsey, twenty one pilots and more airplay
It looks like a lot of record labels are in some hot water. A report has been published that claims various labels have been making illegal pay-for-play deals for artists including Halsey, twenty one pilots and Panic! At The Disco. According to the report, these shady deals have been going down behind closed doors with certain labels and one independent radio promoter...
“We owe it to our bands to maximize their success”— Rise Founder Craig Ericson Talks BMG Purchase
“We owe it to our bands to maximize their success”— Rise Founder Craig Ericson Talks BMG Purchase
Leading metalcore/punk label RISE RECORDS signed a multi-million dollar acquisition deal that gives ownership to BMG, the Berlin-based music company once associated with Sony Music and a global private equity firm, now a wholly owned subsidiary of international media giant Bertelsmann ...
“It’s important for people to know they can like all kinds of music”—No Sleep Records label profile
“It’s important for people to know they can like all kinds of music”—No Sleep Records label profile
APTV Los Angeles correspondent Nick Major stopped by the No Sleep Records HQ out in Huntington Beach, CA and chatted with label founder Chris Hansen about why he started up the label, benefits of having a diverse roster, the resurgence of vinyl and more before heading out to the Anaheim stop of No Sleep's first tour, the Death to False Music tour. ...