MI2N
Music Industry News Network
FRIDAY, MAY 27TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Career Announcements (more headlines) 02-08-2014

Caroline International Appoints Thomas Lorain Head Of Label For France

Bookmark and Share

Caroline International, the premier global partner for independent labels and artists, has appointed Thomas Lorain to head its French unit.

A veteran of both independent and major labels in France who has launched successful pan-European independent distribution networks, Lorain will oversee Caroline's releases in France as well as forge relationships between Caroline and the French independent artist and label community for domestic and international projects. Lorain, who reports jointly to Caroline International Managing Director Michael Roe and Joint MD and Head of Music Jim Chancellor, took up his new role on January 27.

Roe and Chancellor said: "We're absolutely delighted to welcome Thomas to Caroline International. He has such an impressive track record of success with independent artists and labels both in France and internationally that he is the ideal person to launch our French company and build it into something very special for our partners."

Lorain said: "I'm really excited to be joining Michael and Jim and all the team at Caroline. It is a real global music company, with strong expertise, resources and ambition. I feel very lucky to be a part of this superb team.''

Lorain joins Caroline International from one of France's leading independent labels, Wagram Music, where he was International Label Director. In this role he set up the company's international network of partners and licensees and launched a new label for the company, wSphere. He developed international releases for Wagram associated labels, including Tôt ou Tard's Shaka Ponk and Cats on Trees, and signed Team Ghost and Miss Kittin to wSphere.

From 2006 to 2012 Lorain worked at one of France's other top indie labels, Naïve, where he was in charge of developing the company's pop and classical business internationally. He created and built Naïve's global network for both physical and digital distribution and oversaw the company's international A&R, working with artists including Cyndi Lauper, M83, Carla Bruni and Marianne Faithful. From 2001 to 2005 he worked at EMI Music/Virgin Records France where he oversaw the international campaigns of the Labels France division, coordinating the global releases of projects from artists including Daft Punk, Air, Interpol and Asian Dub Foundation. He has also worked at Sony Music France and began his career at Wagram Music in 1994 as an Export Sales Representative.

Caroline International was established in 2013 to deliver a bespoke service to independent labels and artists in every market and region of the world. Through its dedicated teams around the world the company provides services including marketing, promotion, A&R, commercial, sync and admin whilst utilising and leveraging the global reach of Universal Music's sales and distribution platforms and relationships. Upcoming releases through Caroline International in 2014 include new recordings from The Augustines, St Vincent, Kaiser Chiefs, Glass Animals and Brody Dalle.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

Colectivo Bunka Worldwide Releases USB Vol. 6th Special Anniversary Edition

Registration Closing For 21st Annual USA Songwriting Competition

"Live & Die": Alessandro Bagagli Announces His New Album Out June 10, 2016

Jazz & Beyond Reinterpretation Of Pink Floyd's The Dark Side Of The Moon

Indie Folk Artist Releases Cancer Tribute

Corey Andrew Commands "Everybody Up!" With His First Solo Dance Single On Xcalibur Records

New Album "Believe In His Promises" The Mighty Men Of Faith



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Universal Audio And Fender Musical Instruments Announce Development Partnership
» Emerald City Glistens Like A Gem With Beautiful New Studio By Carl Tatz Design
» Insomniac Launches New Underground Brand, Factory 93 With Debut Warehouse Show In Downtown Los Angeles
» Utor Goes Global With Snapchat
» FULLEE LOVE’S SINGLE "SURFBOARD CALI" CONTINUES ITS MOMENTUM WITH 105 RADIO ADDS, 58 IN ROTATION, WHILE CONTINUING ITS STEADY PACE
» Dominic Pandiscia Appointed CEO Of PledgeMusic As The Leading Artist-to-Fan Platform Embraces Growth And Expansion
» Bandzoogle Releases Powerful Theme Design Customization Tools
» TAMC - The Asia Music Conference
» Ep 'Undeniable' On Target For Hot Summer Drop
» Billy Ray Cyrus Joins List Of Artists Standing Up Against Anti-LGBT Bills


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» Brownswood Launches Second "Future Bubblers" Music Discovery Program
» MusicDish Yaogun Adds Chinese Rock On Colectivo Bunka USB Vol. 6th Asia Music Compilation
» Kobalt Offers Creators Real-Time Earnings & Data Reporting
» New Online Ticketing System In Hong Kong Offers Enhanced User Experience And Lower Promoter Fees
» Ryan West Video Shows How To Add 'Transformer Color' In A Mix
» Tou-JAM Presents Legendary DJ Scratchy
» AdShare Appoints June Zhan Head Of New Taiwan Office
» CMA Research Shows Country Music Consumers Spend More On Music
» Dippso.com Blurs The Line Between Search & Streaming
» Nominations Now Open For 2017 She Rocks Awards
» Planetrox China 2016 Semi-Final
» Winners Announced For The First Annual Live Music Industry Awards

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.