While the major labels attempt to resurrect their former prominence, music continues to propel new products and companies like iPods, mobile technology devices, You Tube, My Space, Yahoo and AOL. To support our traditional music operations, RockSTAR will continue to bring exciting new music directly to fans of all ages using monetized technology
Ferndale, WA (PRWEB) March 8, 2007
RockSTAR Music Corp. is a multi-media Music Company with an impressive record of creating hit songs for new and existing Artists and Projects. RockSTAR Music Artists are nominated for 5 Canadian Music Radio Awards which will be determined at The Canadian Music Week 2007 http://www.cmw.net held in Toronto, Canada on Saturday, March 10th. At the 2006 Canadian Music Indie Awards, a RockSTAR Artist won the "Favourite Pop Artist/Group" category. More recently, RockSTAR Music was approved by the iTunes division of Apple, Inc. to become a direct digital download partner who provides the company with the same download income received by most international major record companies. The Company is also entering into an exclusive Canadian distribution agreement with Koch Entertainment http://www.Kochcan.com.
RockSTAR Music (http://www.rockstarmusiccorp.com / http://www.myspace.com/rockstarmusiccorp ) was founded in October of 2006 by Michael Hektoen and Adam H. Hurstfield. Together, they have assembled a powerhouse Team of creative, marketing and business professionals with over 200 years of active industry experience and success. This formidable group has earned over 125 Platinum and Gold albums as certified by such International organizations as the Record Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the Canadian Record Industry Association (CRIA).
RockSTAR Music Corp has become the "it" independent Record Company in Canada continuously releasing hit song after hit song from Artists including; Rosette, Bianca, Marika, Live On Arrival, Sy'Rai, Jeff Martin (former lead singer of the Multi-Platinum group, THE TEA PARTY). Current national radio charting songs include the Marika "Radio" track now a Top 10 CHR hit and the newly released Live On Arrival http://www.liveonarrival.com track "Ready Set No" which was selected by Mediabase as a greatest radio gainer for the week ending March 3rd. RockSTAR along with partner Shred Records http://www.shredrecords.com is co-writing, producing and releasing the highly anticipated new album by the International super group, LOVERBOY http://www.loverboyband.com with guest stars including Def Leppard.
In addition to the RockSTAR Record Label, the Company aggressively provides Artist Management, Radio Tracking-Marketing, eMarketing - Publicity Services and owns its own Recording Facility. RockSTAR Music Technologies including its partnership iTunes is in the process of securing major financing to launch a comprehensive array of online products and services.
According to Michael Hektoen, President and CEO of RockSTAR Music, "The core objective of our online efforts is to connect the ARTIST directly to the FAN."
Hektoen added that the Music Industry is undergoing major change. "While the major labels attempt to resurrect their former prominence, music continues to propel new products and companies like iPods, mobile technology devices, You Tube, My Space, Yahoo and AOL. To support our traditional music operations, RockSTAR will continue to bring exciting new music directly to fans of all ages using monetized technology," he said.