ROUND HILL MUSIC SIGNS UK ADMINISTRATION DEAL WITH KASSNER MUSIC24 November 2011
Kassner Associated Publishers Limited has announced its appointment as administrator in the UK and Eire for the rapidly emerging US independent publisher Roundhill Music|.
Founded in 2010, Roundhill Music has in a short space of time built a catalogue of music created by a selection of hugely successful and highly-renowned songwriters. These include Swedish hitmaker Andreas Carlsson|, whose countless chart smashes across the globe include Hook Me Up HOOK ME UP by DESMOND CHILD,JON BON JOVI,ANDREAS MICHAEL CARLSSON,RICHARD S SAMBORA| by Bon Jovi, I’m Alive I'M ALIVE by ANDREAS MICHAEL CARLSSON,KRISTIAN CARL MARCUS LUNDIN| by Celine Dion and I Want It That Way by American boy band The Backstreet Boys, American songwriter and producer Charlie Midnight|, who created James Brown’s Living In America (which earned him a Grammy nomination), Hilary Duff’s So Yesterday SO YESTERDAY by CHARLIE MIDNIGHT,DAVID SCOTT ALSPACH,GRAHAM EDWARDS,LAUREN FOWNES|, and Christina Aguilera’s Christmas tune This Year THIS YEAR by CHARLIE MIDNIGHT,LAUREN CHRISTY,GRAHAM EDWARDS,SCOTT SPOCK| amongst other tracks, and the great composer Gerald Marks|, whose song All of Me ALL OF ME by GERALD MARKS,SEYMOUR SIMONS| has been recorded over 2000 times.
David Kassner, Managing Director of Kassner Music, said of the deal: “We are excited to be involved with Roundhill at this early stage as they develop into a major force in independent publishing through the creative exploitation of iconic songs and catalogues. In Josh Gruss, Neil Gillis and Richard Rowe they have an excellent management team in place and we look forward to working closely with them.”