Original Signal Recordings Teams Up With Universal Motown
April 10, 2009 at 12:58 PM (PT)
ORIGINAL SIGNAL RECORDINGS has joined forces with UNIVERSAL MOTOWN RECORDS, OSR Co-Founders DANIEL KLAUS and LUCAS MANN UNIVERSAL MOTOWN Pres. SYLVIA RHONE and GM ANDREW KRONFELD announced. Per the agreement UNIVERSAL MOTOWN will provide OSR with marketing and promotional services, while FONTANA (an independent sales division of UMG) will provide the distribution services.
"We are thrilled to be joining forces with MEL LEWINTER (CHAIRMAN, UNIVERSAL/MOTOWN/REPUBLIC GROUP), SYLVIA, ANDREW and the rest of the UNIVERSTAL MOTOWN team," OSR Co-Founder DANIEL KLAUS said. "UNIVERSAL's willingness to support the future of independent music shows a true commitment to the future of the business at large."
"DANIEL and LUCAS have created one of the most dynamic independent labels in the business," KRONFIELD said. "And we are delighted to partner with them on what is sure to be the next exciting chapter in the continued expansion of their business."
"Our ability to remain independent while providing the world class promotion and distribution offered by UNIVERSAL MOTOWN and FONTANA, provides our artists with a powerful solution as the business continues to evolve," OSR Co-Founder LUCAS MANN said. "With them we look forward to creating new and large-scale opportunities for our expanding artist roster."