226 Music Group Acquires Bassman International Management Roster

(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — 226 Music Group, Inc. has purchased the artist management roster from Bassman International, Inc., and is now the management company for Drowning Pool (Wind-up Records), Damageplan (Atlantic Records), Losa (Metal Blade Records), One Up (G2 Records), Everylasthing as well as producers Ben Schigel and D. Braxton Henry.

"The revenue generated by these artists will create an additional source of income for 226 Music Group for years to come," states president/CEO Paul Bassman. "We are very excited to have these established and up-and-coming artists as part of our company."

226 Music Group, Inc. is a multi-faceted entertainment company that includes a traditional independent record label, artist management company and on-line division providing music and entertainment over the Internet. 226 Records is an independent record label that produces, licenses, acquires, promotes and distributes high quality recorded music for a variety of formats. 226 Music Group specializes in developing, utilizing and marketing technology systems to deliver music in a digital format to the end consumer in an expeditious and cost effective manner. These two divisions of 226 will be integrated to accommodate the rapidly changing methods of promoting and delivering music for the consumer market. –Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen