Caplan Named Sony Music SVP A&R
January 30, 2006 at 2:22 PM (PT)
MICHAEL CAPLAN has been named SVP, A&R, SONY MUSIC LABEL GROUP U.S. by CEO DON IENNER. CAPLAN will also serve as President of NUHAVEN MUSIC, a new imprint headquartered at RED DISTRIBUTION's NEW YORK offices, which will be distributed through both RED DISTRIBUTION and SONY BMG Sales Enterprise.
CAPLAN was most recently President of OR MUSIC, a highly-respected RED-distributed independent label, which he co-founded. Successful artists signed to OR MUSIC by CAPLAN included LOS LONELY BOYS and MATISYAHU. Previously, CAPLAN served as SVP/A&R for EPIC RECORDS from 1998-2002.