Nettwerk Acquires An Interest In Jazz/Blues Label Justin Time Records
March 3, 2015 at 11:37 AM (PT)
NETTWERK MUSIC GROUP has acquired an interest in JUSTIN TIME RECORDS, an independent music label with a 30+ year history of releasing jazz and blues records from such luminaries as DIANA KRALL, OSCAR PETERSON, OLIVER JONES and RANEE LEE. The label also includes releases from 2015 JUNO nominees MARIANNE TRUDEL, JANE BUNNETT and ANGELA GALUPPO.
The agreement enables JUSTIN TIME to leverage NETTWERK’s international infrastructure in order to continue to grow its catalog of jazz and blues recordings, as well as sign new artists, all under the continued leadership of President/Founder JIM WEST.
Commented NETTWERK President/COO SIMON MORTIMER-LAMB: “We are very excited to welcome JIM WEST and his amazing label into the NETTWERK fold. The combination of our worldwide infrastructure and JIM’s creative vision will allow JUSTIN TIME to continue to grow its already wonderful roster and strengthen its 30-year-plus legacy.“
Added WEST: "I could not be happier to be working with NETTWERK, a company I’ve long admired. This new association allows me the opportunity to focus on signings and overall basic growth of the label. It’s a wonderful new home with seasoned professionals and the sky is the limit."