Retailers can order Moviso prepaid ringtone cards from Mike Davis at UMVD
, (818) 777-4120, mike.
Beyond Music's first release through UMVD will be music's first females of rock -- the Go-Go's highly anticipated, all-new studio album in 17 years, titled "God Bless the Go-Go's," which will be released on May 15, 2001.
The distribution agreement, effective May 1, 2001, gives UMVD sales and distribution rights within the United States for all of Beyond Music's upcoming releases and catalogs.
Allen and his team at Beyond are pros, and we at UMVD are looking forward to our new business relationship.
O'Malley has been a music and finance executive with Universal for eight years, most recently serving as CFO for UMVD.
O'Malley's tenure at UMVD, he has played a critical role in their unprecedented success.
Additionally, UMVD had a total of 29 Top 50 releases and 48 Top 100 releases on the same chart.
We look forward to continued great Latin product from all of our label partners for the balance of 2003," said Jim Urie, President, UMVD.
The remainder of the year promises to produce more success, as UMVD plans to release albums from the following talented artists Alicia Villareal, Angeles Azules, Banda el Recodo, Conjunto Primavera, Grupo Mania, Luis Fonsi, Paulina Rubio, Pilar Montenegro, Poder del Norte, and Tigres del Norte, among others.
District Court for the Eastern District, against Universal Music & Video Distribution, alleging that UMVD engages in unfair trade practices and seeks to cause intentional injury to MCM's business.
The suit, filed coincidentally, with UMVD being merged with the French Media conglomerate, Vivendi, states that UMVD has unjustly accused MCM of violating it's street-date strictures on new releases.
An aggressive advertising and publicity campaign is being implemented by the Island Def Jam Music Group and by UMVD
(Universal Music and Video Distribution) to inform Etheridge's loyal fan base and the general public about this special limited edition package.