Rara signs PIAS deal and launches Christmas promotion
Streaming service Rara.com has announced a licensing deal with independent group PIAS, adding its catalogue as the company moves into new European countries.
December 21, 2012
PIAS Recordings celebrates 30 years with website promotion
PIAS Recordings is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a host of vinyl and iTunes re-releases of albums by the likes of Soulwax, Mogwai, Dinosaur Jr and Young Gods.
December 6, 2012
SoPost working on postal campaigns with Noel Gallagher, PIAS
UK startup SoPost wants to "reinvent the postal address", associating real-world locations with email addresses, and Twitter/Facebook usernames.
December 4, 2012
PIAS’ Pope to lead Artist & Label Services division
Independent music firm PIAS Group has announced a reshuffle, focusing around two divisions: PIAS Recordings and PIAS Artist & Label Services.
November 16, 2012
SANDBOX special: Facebook Listen button – the digital music marketer’s viewpoint
Sandbox caught up with five digital marketers within music to get their thoughts on the subject. They were Aaron Bogucki, senior digital manager, Polydor Records; David Emery, head of marketing, Beggars Group; Charlie Biles,...
April 20, 2012
O2 gets PIAS-powered app for its British music venues
UK mobile operator O2 has released an iPhone app for its O2 Academy venues, which lets fans search upcoming listings, chat to other people, watch videos, buy songs and plan their evenings out. However, the app also has an...
September 6, 2011
PIAS gets its physical distribution back on track after riot fire
PIAS has announced that its plans to get physical distribution up and running again after the recent fire at the Sony DADC warehouse in London are finalised.
August 19, 2011
PIAS launches wireWax website for new Other Lives album
PIAS has launched a new site for artist Other Lives to promote its Tamer Animals album. The company is working with interactive video service wireWax on the site, which pulls in SoundCloud clips, YouTube videos and tagged...
August 17, 2011
PIAS and AIM reveal fund to help indie labels affected by Sony DADC fire
The fire earlier this week at the Sony DADC warehouse in Enfield has poleaxed the UK independent label community, many of whom saw their entire physical stock go up in smoke - the warehouse was used by PIAS' distribution...
August 12, 2011
AIM asks music fans to buy downloads from labels affected by Sony DADC plant fire
The ramifications of Monday night's fire at the Sony DADC warehouse in London are still being digested by the UK industry, with more than 150 independent labels thought to have seen their stock go up in flames, since it was...
August 10, 2011
PIAS/Sony DACD distribution building burnt down in London riots
Like many Londoners, we were glued to rolling news and Twitter last night trying to fathom the riots going on across the UK capital. This morning, the cleanup is getting underway, with Twitter hysteria about the Electric...
August 9, 2011
PIAS launches official app with livestreams and augmented reality
Music group PIAS Entertainment has launched a free iPhone app, offering information on its labels and artists. In the former case that means PIAS, Wall of Sound and Different Recordings, while artists include Tiesto, Dinosaur...
August 2, 2011