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Entries in 'Kobalt' (27)

Kobalt: 'The music industry is suffering from a slow death'

Kobalt: 'The music industry is suffering from a slow death'

Willard Ahdritz is staring intently into my eyes. His wrist perches unnervingly close to my forearm, his fingers gently patting ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Nov 24th 2014 at 2:42PM
Berklee College of Music partners with Kobalt

Berklee College of Music partners with Kobalt

Berklee College of Music has partnered with Kobalt, collaborating to drive growth in the new music industry.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 19th 2014 at 11:19AM
Spotify revenues overtake iTunes for Kobalt clients in Europe

Spotify revenues overtake iTunes for Kobalt clients in Europe

Kobalt writers’ European earnings from Spotify have overtaken those from iTunes.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:27AM
Report: Royalty collection

Report: Royalty collection Gated Content

According to mid-year statistics released by Nielsen Soundscan, video and audio streams have increased 42% compared to the same ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 29th 2014 at 12:14PM

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Ed Foster

Kobalt appoints Ed Foster as Brand and Sync Manager

Kobalt Music Group has appointed Ed Foster as brand and synchronisation manager.
 
Reporting to Michelle Stoddart; SVP, global creative ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 16th 2014 at 3:45PM
Kobalt signs services agreement with Marathon Artists

Kobalt signs services agreement with Marathon Artists Gated Content

Kobalt Music Group has penned a services agreement with UK independent label, publishing, and management company Marathon Artists.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Oct 3rd 2014 at 2:58PM
Facebook, Pledge and Kobalt to speak at MMF event on Monday

Facebook, Pledge and Kobalt to speak at MMF event on Monday

The final line-up of guest speakers has been confirmed for Module Three of the MMF's 2014 version of its Artist/Music ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 29th 2014 at 5:24PM
James Grant

Involved Publishing signs with Kobalt

Involved Publishing has signed an exclusive worldwide deal with Kobalt for the administration of its dance music catalogue.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 14th 2014 at 11:32AM

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Rebekah Alperin

Kobalt's Rebekah Alperin joins Universal Music Publishing Group

Kobalt's senior vice president of communications and marketing Rebekah Alperin has left the company to join Universal Music Publishing Group ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 11th 2014 at 9:48AM
Kobalt Neighbouring Rights signs Kravitz, Chili Peppers, Akon and more

Kobalt Neighbouring Rights signs Kravitz, Chili Peppers, Akon and more

Kobalt Neighbouring Rights (KNR) has added several international artists to its roster, including Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lenny Kravitz, Akon, ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 11th 2014 at 3:13PM
Music Sales appoints two creative execs

Music Sales appoints two creative execs Gated Content

Bree Winwood (née Nevin) has joined Music Sales as its head of synchronisation.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 10th 2014 at 3:23PM
Goat

Kobalt strikes global publishing deal with Goat

Kobalt Music Group has struck a new worldwide publishing deal with Swedish musical collective Goat.
 
Through the deal, Kobalt ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 12th 2014 at 3:01PM

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Kobalt

Kobalt secures further $115m investment

Kobalt Music Group’s investment subsidiary Kobalt Capital Ltd. has raised a further $115 million in expansion capital from 'long term ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 5th 2014 at 10:08AM
Kobalt

Kobalt Music Group revenues up 37.7% in FY 2013 but losses widen

Kobalt Music Group saw its revenues increase 37.7% in its 2013 fiscal year but its losses widened by almost 30% ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 23rd 2014 at 10:53AM
Kobalt set for Latin America move

Kobalt set for Latin America move

Kobalt Music Group has announced its intention to expand into the Latin American market.

Advising the Kobalt executive team is ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Apr 8th 2014 at 7:43PM
Kobalt

Kobalt secures 'significant' investment from MSD Capital

Kobalt Music Group has secured a growth capital investment from an affiliate of MSD Capital.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 10th 2014 at 3:28PM

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Steve Winwood

Kobalt acquires Steve Winwood song rights, licenses masters for sync

Kobalt Music Copyrights SARL has acquired the worldwide publishing rights to the major catalogue of Steve Winwood.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 8th 2014 at 10:14AM
Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden, Kobalt and Shazam among UK SMEs success stories

Iron Maiden, Kobalt and Shazam are among a number of UK SMEs that have been identified as having great success ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 10:30AM
Steel Panther

Kobalt signs Steel Panther for label services and publishing

Kobalt has inked two deals with Steel Panther that will see the company provide both label services and publishing administration ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 29th 2013 at 9:50AM
Breaking Bad

Kobalt signs admin deal for Badfinger catalogue after Breaking Bad boost

Kobalt has signed an exclusive deal with the estates of Peter Ham and Thomas Evans to administer the publishing catalogue ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 11th 2013 at 10:09AM
Kobalt appoints Tomas Ericsson as President, Society Relations

Kobalt appoints Tomas Ericsson as President, Society Relations

Kobalt Music Group has appointed Tomas Ericsson to the newly created position of president of society relations.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 9th 2013 at 9:40AM
Maroon 5

Maroon 5 signs to Kobalt in worldwide admin deal

Maroon 5 has signed an exclusive, worldwide administration deal with Kobalt Music Group.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 16th 2013 at 2:51PM
Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart partners with Kobalt Label Services for new album

Kobalt Label Services has struck an exclusive deal to be the official worldwide label services partner for Dave Stewart’s new ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 14th 2013 at 3:01PM
A*M*E

Kobalt Neighbouring Rights signs Thirty Seconds To Mars, A*M*E and more Gated Content

Kobalt Neighbouring Rights has signed global deals with five new acts: Thirty Seconds To Mars, A*M*E, Havana Brown, Matt Corby ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 8th 2013 at 12:05PM