MI2N
Music Industry News Network
FRIDAY, JULY 29TH
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
Band News (more headlines) 05-06-2014

Rondor Music International Sign Strangefruit Songwriters To Global Publishing Deal

Bookmark and Share
Email: lsjaffee@gmail.com
Website: http://strangefruituk.4ormat.com/

Rondor Music International has signed an exclusive worldwide songwriting and music publishing agreement with Jenny Maxwell and Jamie Perrett of the up-and-coming UK group Strangefruit.

Strangefruit has also released a new video for "Tell Me," which hit #10 on the ReverbNation Rock charts and was featured on Chris Hawkins’s BBC Radio 6 Music breakfast show. The DJ described "Tell Me" as "utterly lush" and "something of sheer beauty and full on passion."

Grammy-winning producer Greg Wells (Adele, Katy Perry), who worked with Strangefruit on the song at Abbey Road, called “Tell Me” “an excellent piece of songwriting.”

Rondor President Lance Freed explains why he signed Maxwell and Perrett to the publishing deal:

• “They represent a very alternative, unique perspective on life through their songwriting. They can explore the dark side of human nature without taking it too seriously (not unlike Jefferson Airplane from decades ago). As a band, they’re very good and will get better. Jenny’s vocals are haunting and amazing. All the positives are there…”

• "Rondor has traditionally signed songwriter/artists very early in their careers. Supertramp and Dire Straits are good examples of how far back that legacy and tradition at Rondor goes. We like to validate and encourage the artist’s confidence in themselves. We offer direction and support; we encourage writers to explore places they have never gone or dreamed of going, but never interfere with their core vision or identity."

• Re: Is Strangefruit’s music synchronization friendly?
"I believe they have the greatest opportunities with television because the spectrum is broad and the opportunities are bountiful. They have quality songs and the cream always rises to the top. So yes...it will happen."

Wells recorded and mixed Strangefruit as part of Avid’s 2013 promotion “A band with a dream.” For more info: http://apps.avid.com/campaigns/2013/inside-abbey-road/

In 2013, Strangefruit independently released a critically acclaimed 5-track EP, Between the Earth and Sea, and currently finishing their debut album. Strangefruit is booked through early summer for a series of UK live club and Festival dates.

Rondor, a Universal Music Company, is home to an accomplished roster of songwriters that includes Billy Joel, Mark Knopfler, Brian Wilson, Emmylou Harris and many others and publishes an unparalleled catalog of over 80,000 songs recorded by some of the most important artists of all time recorded by some of the most important artists of all time, including Thriller (Michael Jackson,) Respect (Aretha Franklin,) Good Vibrations (The Beach Boys) and scores of other rock and contemporary classics.

For the latest band information: http://www.strangefruituk.com and https://soundcloud.com/strangefruitmusic-alt

Contacts:

Band management: Bob Tulipan 917-449-3339 (US mobile) / bobtulipan@aol.com

Publicity: Larry Jaffee 917-291-2488 (US mobile) / lsjaffee@gmail.com

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

DigitalRadioTracker.com Simplifies Broadcast Monitoring Worldwide

Canadian Artist Hennie Bekker Brings Benefits Of Music Therapy In Latest New Age Album

"Wanna Be Happy?" enjoys Top Spot For 45 Weeks

Grammy Nominated Producer, George Nash Jr., Launches New Music Company To Support Peace And Healing

Return Of The R&B Soul Bands!

Heavy #16 In Hong Kong 4 August 2016

Call-For-Songs For Chinese Valentine's Day (Qixi Festival)



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» FINANCE COMPANY ROOTED IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY PAVING THE WAY WITH THE RETURN OF BOWIE BONDS
» PMC Speakers Launches The Hear More Tour
» Garage Rock Lives With Bongo Boy Records Out Of The Garage Volume Two
» Kangol Expands Content Offering With Video Series And Downloadable Mixtapes On Radio Kangol
» Broadcasters Support Anticipated Government Conclusions In Antitrust Review Of ASCAP And BMI Consent Decrees
» ILS Group Appoints Experienced Music Executive Eric Alper As Director Of Media Relations
» U.S. Justice Department Shuts Shut Down Kickass Torrents, Arrests Principal Operator
» 7th Annual Future Music Forum & Sync Summit: Finding The Next Music Industry
» Canadian Artist Hennie Bekker Brings Benefits Of Music Therapy In Latest New Age Album
» YB16 Yamaha Band Competition 2016


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

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» 7th Annual Future Music Forum & Sync Summit: Finding The Next Music Industry
» GUIGUISUISUI Release 'Wu Xing' EP
» Viacom TV Launches New Artist Discovery Platform
» Heavy #16 In Hong Kong 4 August 2016 - Hard Rock & Metal Goodness
» Millennials Turn From Radio To Embrace Streaming
» The Underground Summer Festival In Hong Kong
» Research Finds Audible Differences With High-Resolution Audio
» Morbid Goats Farewell Tour And Digital Album Release
» Alisa Apps Files Lawsuit Against Universal Music Group And John Newman
» MusicDish*China Music Releases, Charts, MV Premiere And Radio Feature
» Andreas Carlsson Becomes Advisor And Investor In Soundtrap
» Adva Mobile Fan Engagement Score (ES)

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.