VitalSigns: The Industry BeatAgency, Management, Label, Tour Promoting Company & Public Relation Firm Signings

Signings for the week of February 5, 2009. If you do not see a signing in this weeks VitalSigns, that you think should be here, it is likely that we have already updated our database, so please try searching our members area for all details.

AGENCY SIGNINGS:

  • The Agency Group Ltd.
    Baskery have signed with Dave Shapiro & Steve Martin for exclusive North American representation.
    The Big Pink have signed with Dave Kaplan for exclusive North American representation.
    The Brunettes have signed with Christian Bernhardt for exclusive North American representation.
    Circlesquare has signed with Ryan Craven for exclusive US representation.
    Coolio has signed with Dave Shapiro for exclusive North American representation.
    The Eels has signed with Bruce Solar for exclusive US representation.
    Enslaved have signed with Nick Storch for exclusive North American representation.
    Fake Problems have signed with Justin Bridgewater for exclusive North American representation.
    Framing Hanley have signed with Anthony Paolercio for exclusive US representation.
    Gorgoroth have signed with Nick Storch for exclusive North American representation.
    Grupo Fantasma have signed with Ryan Craven for exclusive North & South American representation excluding Texas.
    Hyper Crush have signed with Gabriel Apodaca for exclusive representation.
    Imaad Wasif has signed with Marc Bauer for exclusive North American representation.
    Jeffree Star has signed with Nick Storch & Dave Shapiro for exclusive North American representation.
    Jim Craig has signed with Andy Roth & Erica Langston for exclusive speaking engagements.
    John Joseph has signed with Tim Borror for exclusive North American representation.
    Kevin Rudolf has signed with Nick Storch for exclusive US representation.
    Lazrtag have signed with Gabriel Apodaca & Christian Bernhardt for exclusive representation.
    Lez Zeppelin have signed with Seth Rappaport for exclusive North American representation.
    Melissa Ferrick has signed with Joshua Dick for exclusive North American representation.
    Pain Of Salvation have signed with Derek Kemp for exclusive representation.
    Phenomenal Handclap Band have signed with Marc Bauer for exclusive North American representation.
    So Many Dynamos have signed with Andrew Skikne for exclusive representation.
    Solid Gold have signed with Mike Mori for exclusive North American representation.
    Steven Severin have signed with Ryan Craven for exclusive North American representation.
    The Take Action Tour have signed with Dave Shapiro for exclusive representation.
    Trouble Andrew has signed with Jeremy Holgersen for exclusive US representation.
    Veto have signed with Ian Fintak for exclusive North American representation.
    Violent Soho have signed with Dave Kaplan & Steve Kaul for exclusive North American representation.
    Youmeatsix have signed with Jeremy Holgersen for exclusive North American representation.

  • The Agency Group Ltd. – Toronto
    Age of Daze have signed with Ralph James for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Alysha Brillinger has signed with Jack Ross for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Bahamas has signed with Rob Zifarelli for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Chikita Violenta have signed with Rob Zifarelli for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Circlesquare has signed with Rob Zifarelli for exclusive Canadian representation.
    The Eels has signed with Rob Zifarelli for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Kate Schutt has signed with Darcy Gregoire for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Soul Side In has signed with Ralph James for exclusive Canadian representation.
    Trouble Andrew has signed with Adam Countryman for exclusive Canadian representation.

  • The Agency Group Ltd. – London
    Bear Hands have signed with Chris Myhill for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Blank Dogs have signed with Ed Stringfellow for exclusive UK, European, Japan, & Australian representation.
    The Briggs have signed with Mathias Blixtberg for exclusive UK & European representation.
    El-P has signed with James Rubin for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Faryl Smith has signed with Neil Warnock & Heulwen Keyte for exclusive representation.
    First Aid Kit have signed with Natasha Bent for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Gotthard have signed with Neil Warnock for exclusive representation excluding North America.
    Gringo Star have signed with Ed Stringfellow for exclusive UK, European, Japanese & Australian representation.
    Jean Michel Jarre has signed with Neil Warnock for exclusive representation.
    Kevin Rudolf has signed with Geoff Meall & Paul Ryan for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Roxy Cottontail has signed with James Rubin for exclusive representation excluding North & South America.
    Solid Gold have signed with Natasha bent for exclusive UK & European representation.
    The Tarantula Waltz has signed with Mathias Blixtberg for exclusive representation.
    Trost has signed with Ed Stringfellow for exclusive UK, European, Japanese & Australian representation.
    Veto have signed with Ed Stringfellow for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Violent Soho have signed with Natasha Bent for exclusive UK & European representation.
    Wavves has signed with Ed Stringfellow for exclusive UK & European representation.

  • The Agency Group Ltd. – Scandinavia
    Bonafide have signed with Kalle Metz for exclusive representation.
    Pilgrims have signed with Kalle Metz for exclusive representation.

  • APA / Agency For The Performing Arts

    American Steel have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.
    Billy Talent have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.
    Flobots have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    The Gaslight Anthem have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    Good Old War have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    The Lawrence Arms have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    The Mad Caddies have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    Rise Against have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.
    The Spill Canvas have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

    Yellowcard have signed with Corrie Christopher for exclusive representation.

  • APA / Agency For The Performing Arts – Nashville

    BoomBox have signed with Stu Walker for exclusive representation.

  • BLA / Buddy Lee Attractions Inc.

    Ambrosia have signed with Steve Peck for exclusive representation.

  • CES / Central Entertainment Services

    Michael Lington has signed with J. Bruce Nichols for exclusive representation.

  • Class Act Entertainment

    Lynn Anderson has signed with Mike Drudge for exclusive representation.

    Ralph Stanley II / Ralph Stanley Jr. has signed with Mike Drudge for exclusive representation.

  • ICM / International Creative Management

    WAR have signed with Rick Farrell & Steve Levine for exclusive representation.

  • Monterey International Inc.

    Choo-Choo Soul with Genevieve! / Choo Choo Soul have signed with Brian Swanson for exclusive representation.

    Lynch Mob have signed with Kevin Daly for exclusive representation.

  • Origins Music International

    VibeSquad has signed with Chris Richards for exclusive representation.

  • Paradigm Talent & Literary Agency – Nashville

    The SteelDrivers have signed with Bubby Cudd for exclusive representation.

  • PGA / Progressive Global Agency

    Fort Knox Five have signed with Hunter Williams for exclusive representation.

    Thunderball have signed with Hunter Williams for exclusive representation.

  • Pinnacle Entertainment Inc.

    Les Claypool has signed with John Bongiorno for exclusive representation.

  • Red Entertainment Agency

    ABC have signed with Rick Shoor for exclusive North & South American representation.

    Jeff Wayne's War of The Words have signed with Rick Shoor for exclusive North & South American representation.

    Men Without Hats have signed with Rick Shoor for exclusive North & South American representation.

    Wang Chung has signed with Rick Shoor for exclusive North & South American representation.

  • The Rosebud Agency

    Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlemen has signed with Mike Kappus & Drew Palmer for exclusive representation.

  • Skyline Music LLC

    Firefall has signed with Bruce Houghton for exclusive North American representation.

    Poco has signed with Bruce Houghton for exclusive North American representation.

    Pure Prairie League has signed with Bruce Houghton for exclusive North American representation.

  • Ten In One Talent Inc.

    Laurent Wolf has signed with Nikki Solgot for exclusive North American representation.

  • Thunderdome Touring

    Atheist have signed with Dan Rozenblum for exclusive North American representation.

  • Tree Lawn Artists

    Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey have signed with Eric Hanson for exclusive representation.

MANAGEMENT SIGNINGS:

  • Mick Management
    Rocco DeLuca has signed with Sue Berger.

  • Novi Entertainment
    Something Sally has signed with Paul Spriggs.

LABEL SIGNINGS:

  • Infectious Records Inc.
    The Temper Trap

  • M.C. Records
    Cyril Neville

  • Paper Bag Records
    CFCF
    Two Fingers

  • Vagrant Records
    Horse The Band

  • Wind-Up Records
    Hawthorne Heights
    The Queen Killing Kings


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