Virgin Records‘ Chief Creative Officer and EVP, Ron Fair, has left his position. Fair’s departure was done pretty quietly.Burger Records has linked up with Mothership Music and publishing executive Danny Benair to form Burger Records Publishing. Mothership Music says: “It’s a mutual passion that led the principals to form Burger Music Publishing, and that same passion will permeate and energize what promises to be a breath of fresh air in the independent publishing sector.”
And from last week, Jim Mahoney has been hired by Merlin as GM of their new U.S. office. Mahoney was previously VP of the Association of Independent Music (A2IM).
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