NEW YORK / LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) – Cooking Vinyl (CV) Publishing has inked a deal with US-based independent publisher The Royalty Network, for sub-publishing services in the United States for its catalog and active roster.
The deal was brokered by Cooking Vinyl Publishing Managing Director Ryan Farley and President/CEO of The Royalty Network Frank Liwall.
Commenting on the deal, Farley said: “When I joined CV one of the first things I wanted to do was find a great partner for the US to enable us to ‘scale up’ on collections, sync and A&R. I’m delighted to get this deal done with Frank and am excited to start working with the Royalty Network team. Having spent good time with them, I know their passion and commitment will add great value as we continue to build and develop our roster of artists, producers and songwriters.”
Liwall added: “Martin, Ryan, and the rest of the Cooking Vinyl team, have proven they’re a first class organization, and we’re pleased to now provide the expertise necessary to further exploit their works in our territory.”
Cooking Vinyl CEO Martin Goldschmidt, said: “We have been a small fish in a big pond before, and Frank and his team’s Royalty Network pond look like a perfect fit for us to enable our writers to make a big impact on the US market. We are very excited to be working with them.”
Renato Olivari, Vice President of The Royalty Network, said: “Cooking Vinyl are that rare company which have the ability to foster talent across many genres of music. We’re incredibly excited to be part of their team and working catalogs with such depth.”
Cooking Vinyl’s current roster includes The Prodigy, Billy Bragg, Alison Moyet, Gary Numan, Marilyn Manson, City & Colour, Counting Crows and more.