KOCH SIGNS EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTION DEAL
WITH EXPANSION TEAM RECORDS
(Port Washington, New York) March 19, 2007 - KOCH Entertainment Distribution is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive distribution deal with Expansion Team Records. Under this agreement, KOCH will be the exclusive distributor for the label in North America.
Expansion Team, an original music production company catering to the Advertising, Television and Film Industries, was founded in late 2001 by CEO & Creative Director Alex Moulton and Limore Shur, Founder of EyeballNYC, one of the United States’ top cutting-edge motion graphics companies. The label was founded by Moulton & Howard Wulkan, Director of New Ventures & Licensing and also COO and General Manager of the label. Expansion Team Records’ mission is to bring great music to the masses, regardless of genre. The company is based in SoHo, NYC.
Key artists and releases include no luck club – “Prosperity” [out digitally on March 20th], Genji Siraisi – “Censorsh!t Pt. 1 Bad Monkey”, The Beasts Of Eden – “End Times,” Itaal Shur’s Self-Titled debut album (recently unearthed), Balún – “The EP Collection,” Alex Moulton – “TBA” and Ted Ottaviano’s (of seminal 80’s act Book of Love) newest project, “The Myrmidons.”
“I couldn’t be happier with our KOCH Distribution arrangement. The staff has treated me exceptionally well since we’ve joined forces, and on a personal note, I’m reunited with Eric LeMasters, one of my closest friends and most respected comrades in the business.” – Howard Wulkan, COO/GM, Expansion Team Records.
Eric LeMasters, KOCH’s Vice President for Business Development adds, “We’re very pleased to welcome Expansion Team to the KOCH distribution family. We strongly believe in their management team and their innovative approach to the marketing of music.”
KOCH Entertainment is the leading and fastest-growing independent music and video company in the U.S. and its operations encompass record and video labels as well as physical and digital distribution companies in the U.S. and Canada. KOCH Entertainment is the market leader among independents in both the U.S. and Canada and its record labels had the largest number of Billboard-charting albums among independents in 2005/2006.
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