Koch Strikes Digital Deals
February 13, 2006 at 3:58 PM (PT)
KOCH ENTERTAINMENT DISTRIBUTION today bolstered its digital music awareness by signing strategic partnerships with the INDEPENDENT ONLINE DISTRIBUTION ALLIANCE (IODA), a digital distribution company for the global independent music community, and ROYALTYSHARE, a provider of digital sales data consolidation and royalty accounting services to record labels, music distributors and publishers.
KOCH's NEW MEDIA division has additionally signed over 40 exclusive digital distribution deals with existing independent labels on its current physical roster. These include such labels as ACOUSTIC DISC, BAR NONE, SILVA SCREEN, BABYGRANDE RECORDS, SANCTUARY CLASSICS/ASV, FAT BOY, TIM JANIS ENSEMBLE, and CHANDOS. These initial deals account for over 32,000 digital music tracks covering a wide spectrum of musical genres from hip hop to classical.