Los Angeles, CA, December 2, 2014 – Riptide Music Group, a sync-flavored global publishing administration company with services that include the worldwide synchronization of music for advertising, movie trailers, television, film and videogames, is proud to announce by special agreement its new association and representation of the Lansdowne Music-Winston Music Publishers -Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers catalogs of classic 60’s vintage music for film, TV and commercials.
Featuring rare garage rock, surf, doo wop, bluegrass classics, and rare instrumental 1960s masters from the golden vaults of Enith International Records, Jano Records, and Dome Records, Lansdowne-Winston-Bloor-Hoffman House collectively represents over 1,250 famous songs and artists, including The Dillards, Ginger Boatright, The Tri-Lites, The Splendours, The Spats, The Rubies, The Remarkables, The Excel Five, Felix and His Fabulous Cats, and The Pyramids, including their 1964 surf music hit “Penetration.”
The Landsdowne-Winston-Bloor/ and Hoffman House companies were originally established in 1958 on Vine Street in Hollywood, and are one of the music industry’s longest owner-controlled independent companies, publishing classic songs recorded by dozens of legendary artists. Throughout the past four decades, many of these songs have been featured in countless films, documentaries, television shows, DVDs and on record productions. These projects include Ken Burns’ documentary “Baseball,” the TV series “Black Sheep,” “Mad Men” and “The Andy Griffith Show,” as well as many others.
“We are very happy to associate with Riptide Music, a great company with a great team. We are very excited to see our catalog’s music, now in its 45th year, being serviced directly to the film, TV and commercial markets by Riptide Music, specialists in this field,” said Lansdowne Music-Winston Music -Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers CEO Lynne Robin Green.
Adds Bob Kaminsky, Executive Vice President, Riptide Music Group, “These catalogs are historically accurate – the real deal. When our clients want authentic doo wop, 60’s surf, garage rock, real bluegrass or Southern Gospel, this music should be at the top of their list. We could not be more pleased – working with people like Lynne Green is why I love the music business.”
ABOUT THE LANSDOWNE MUSIC-WINSTON MUSIC-BLOOR AND HOFFMAN HOUSE MUSIC PUBLISHERS:
Established in 1958 in Hollywood, CA, the Landsdowne Music-Winston Music-Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers company controls over 1,250 famous songs and artists from the 1960s music era. The company’s jointly administrated firms include: Hard Work Music/Veda Music Co/Playground Music/Pewter Pal Music/Deviny James Music/Colorado Music/Video Wizards/GFA Music/Flint Music/Rodney Dillard Publishing/DWN Music/Taurus Music Publishers/Larry Dunn Music/No Mamut Music/Axis Mundi Songs (U.S.)/Soy Uno Music/Maria Luisa Music/Wild Pony Music/Ahuh Productions BMI and Record Label.
The Lansdowne Music-Winston Music-Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers company controls 60 in-house music labels, include Enith International Records and Jano Records. For more information, please see: www.LWBHmusicpublishers.com
ABOUT RIPTIDE MUSIC GROUP:
Formed in early 2014 by the mergers of Riptide Music and Pigfactory, Riptide Music Group is comprised of three operating units: Riptide Rights: A service-oriented administration and sync licensing company representing publishing and master rights worldwide; Riptide One: A carefully-curated catalog focused on artists that have a strong social media presence and fan base, with exclusive master & publishing rights 100% controlled by Riptide for easy sync licensing; and Pacifica Music Library: A modern production music library previously established as a joint venture between Riptide Music and Pigfactory providing music for all visual media.
Riptide Music Group is located at 9469 Jefferson Blvd., Ste. 114, Culver City, CA 90232. The phone is 310.437.4380. For more information, please see: www.riptidemusic.com
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