Imagem Music Signs Jason Newsted
Imagem Music USA has signed a worldwide, multi-year administration agreement with Jason Newsted.
Jason Newsted is an American metal bassist, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and six-time Grammy-Award winner. Best known as an integral component of Metallica, Flotsam and Jetsam, Voivod, Ozzy Osbourne’s touring band, and countless other fan and critical favorites, he is now fronting his own band, NEWSTED. The band’s debut album, HEAVY METAL MUSIC was released on August 6th, and they just completed Gigantour, a North American tour featuring Megadeth and Black Label Society, among others.
For more information please visit: www.newstedheavymetal.com
Jason Newsted commented, “We are proud to join forces with Imagem to help continue our quest to bring true heavy metal music to the universe!!! Let’s Fukkin Rock!!”
“Jason is a heavy metal titan. He’s rocked with the best of them and made every band he’s played in better. Now, as the front-man of Newsted, with their release ‘Heavy Metal Music,’ his passion and energy are unleashed in a way not seen or heard before. I couldn’t be prouder to welcome Jason to the Imagem Music family,” said Rich Stumpf, President of Imagem Music.
Left to Right:
Samantha Cox, BMI
Jesus, Drummer – Newsted
Jesse, Guitar – Newsted
Jason, Bass/Vocals – Newsted
Rich Stumpf, President – Imagem Music
Molly Seel, A&R – Imagem Music
Mike, Guitarist – Newsted
Rob Gold, Creative Coordinator – Imagem Music
About Imagem Music
Imagem Music is the music publishing division of the Imagem Music Group (André de Raaff, co-founder). Home to the Elvis Presley, Sammy Cahn, Irving Berlin and Rodgers & Hammerstein catalogues as well as such talent as Daft Punk, Ludacris, Phil Collins, Mark Ronson, M.I.A, Genesis, Anna Nalick, Steve Robson, Temper Trap, Bombay Bicycle Club and more, Imagem Music has offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin and the Netherlands, and exclusive agents all over the world. For more, visit: www.imagem-music.com. The Imagem Music Group is the world’s largest independent music publisher which, in addition to its ever-expanding pop catalogues, is unique for its leadership role in classical music (Boosey & Hawkes) and musicals (Rodgers & Hammerstein). For more, visit: www.imagem.com.