According to Platinum PR, Ripple Music, LLC, has announced a multi-year partnership with Planetworks Enterprises, LLC, to be the label’s exclusive distributor of physical content to its international network of distributors throughout the world. The deal will make Ripple Music’s growing catalog of heavy rocking bands available in all major global markets.
As part of the new partnership, Planetworks will gain exclusive international distribution rights to the entire Ripple Music catalog beginning with the releases of “Live in Japan” by stoner rock/proto-metal legends, Peter French and Leaf Hound due in January, 2014 with 8 additional releases by the end of the year. Ripple Music will continue to be distributed in the U.S. by NAIL Distribution.
“Planetworks is the last piece of the puzzle for us and we are thrilled to be working with them.” said Ripple Music founder Todd Severin. “Their extensive global network of distributors, both in the digital and physical space, will ensure that our artists receive maximum exposure and reach countless new fans around the world. The Planetworks organization is top notch and shares our creative vision.”
“We are excited about our new partnership with Ripple Music – an innovative young label with a catalog of great music that is perfect for international markets.” said Planetworks CEO, Chris Callahan. “We know our distribution network will embrace the many great releases that we will have through our relationship with Ripple and we are thrilled to offer their rocking catalog to the world.”
About Ripple Music
Ripple Music is an artist friendly, heavy-rocking independent record label created to help spread retro-70’s heavy rock, stoner, and doom to a larger audience. Featuring such breakout artists as Trucker Diablo, Mothership, Mos Generator, Stone Axe, Devil to Pay, Grifter, Ape Machine and Earthen Grave on its roster, Ripple Music has been nominated as the Independent Record Label in the TBFM 2013 Industry Awards.
About Planetworks Enterprises
Planetworks is an International Sales, Licensing and Distributioncompany exclusively representing and distributing independent record labels abroad. Both physical and digital, their services enable labels, managers and artists to release, promote and distribute their products easily and effectively into the global music marketplace as a turnkey solution.