RLG And SONY To Combine Under Galante; Grady Out
April 19, 2006 at 11:56 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS has learned from inside sources that SONY BMG will be combining its two NASHVILLE operations, RLG and SONY. RCA LABEL GROUP Chairman JOE GALANTE will head the newly-formed group as Chairman. He will continue to oversee RCA, ARISTA and BNA RECORDS, as well as the SONY labels, EPIC and COLUMBIA.
Additionally, ALL ACCESS has learned that current SONY Pres. JOHN GRADY will exit.
We'll keep you posted on this breaking story as details are just starting to unfold.