New West Records Names Kim Buie VP/A&R
January 21, 2015 at 7:57 AM (PT)
KIM BUIE has been appointed VP/A&R for NEW WEST RECORDS. BUIE joins NEW WEST from artist management and distribution company THIRTY TIGERS where she was head of A&R. Previous to that she ran LOST HIGHWAY's A&R department under LUKE LEWIS for nearly eight years. BUIE will be based at NEW WEST's newly opened NASHVILLE office where she will work alongside Pres. JOHN ALLEN.
"KIM brings a wealth of wisdom and expertise to our team that she has amassed throughout her storied career working with tremendous artists and legendary A&R executives," said ALLEN. "We are lucky to have her lead our A&R department."
"I'm absolutely thrilled to be working with JOHN ALLEN, whom I've known for many years and greatly admire, and likewise look forward to working with the entire NEW WEST team," said BUIE. "I truly value that it's an artist-driven company with an impressive history and catalog and I look forward to contributing to this great label and roster and pushing the envelope."