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April 28, 2005

If You Wanna Do It, Do It Right!

"Lovercall," the saucy lead single from Danko Jones new album, We Sweat Blood, moves up to the # 2 most played song this week on the FMQB specialty show singles chart and We Sweat Blood also moves up to # 2 on the FMQB specialty show album chart. Click the link below and scroll down for the charts. The band is currently on the road - click on the tour dates tab above to see if they are playing in your town.

http://www.fmqb.com/specialty.asp

April 21, 2005

Matzah on TV Tonight!

NBC-TV's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno is going to world premiere the latest animation from JibJab Media tonight immediately after Jay’s monologue. The piece is a hip-hop song for Passover called “Matzah!” and will be available on JibJab.com immediately after it airs (approx 11:40 PM EST).

Eden Espinosa of "Brooklyn" on GMA!

Eden Espinosa of the wildly popular "Brooklyn: The Musical" will appear on ABC-TV's Good Morning America this Sunday, April 24th! She will be singing the hit song "Once Upon a Time" and will be interviewed as well. Be sure to tune in!

April 12, 2005

LAURIE BERKNER TO JOIN NEW NOGGIN SERIES!

Acclaimed “alternative” children’s singer Laurie Berkner will be featured on every episode of “Jack’s Big Music Show,” a new original music series on NOGGIN, the commercial-free educational network for preschoolers, owned by Nickelodeon, debuting in September. Laurie will be the only recurring recording artist featured on each episode, and will appear in music video format.

The mission of “Jack’s Big Music Show” is to expose and foster an appreciation of music in young children. The 13-episode live-action series will be hosted by Jack, a preschooler and his melodious cast of puppets who play every day at Jack’s clubhouse. “Jack’s Big Music Show” serves as a new platform for kids’ music and will present videos and live, in-studio performances by guest musicians. Senior Vice President, Development/Creative Director, Nickelodeon Digital Television Amy Friedman, describes the series as “TRL for preschoolers.” NOGGIN currently reaches 43 million households via cable, digital cable and satellite television.

April 07, 2005

Razor & Tie Announces Sh-K-Boom Distribution Deal

Razor & Tie announces today an exclusive deal with Grammy nominated label Sh-K-Boom Records to distribute their titles starting with their upcoming May and June 2005 releases. The deal includes distribution of the Sh-K-Boom imprint Ghostlight. Releases will include cast recordings of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, as well as new releases by Sh-K-Boom recording artists.

April 04, 2005

Razor & Tie videos now available on Music Choice!

Music Choice, the pioneering music video network, today (4/4/05) has announced partnerships with eighteen influential and eclectic independent labels, including Razor & Tie. Top videos from artists across multiple music genres are now available on the Music Choice multi-platform network. Look for videos from our up-and-coming artists The Chemistry, Danko Jones, The Giraffes as well as our established artists like Yerba Buena, and catalog videos from Brand New, Lamb of God and others.