EMI and Future Entertainment partner for new label Future Music
Wed 12th Sep, 2012 News 3260 viewsin
In giant news for the Australian dance music scene, inthemix can exclusively reveal that EMI Music and Future Entertainment are partnering up to launch an exciting new label. The industry heavyweights have come together to form the label Future Music, which is set to combine the considerable powers of two of the biggest companies in Australian music today. So what does this mean for us?
With EMI boasting top-tier names like Daft Punk, Eric Prydz, Deadmau5 and The Chemical Brothers and Future bringing huge festivals like Future Music Festival and Summadayze to the table, we can definitely expect to see some giant partnerships. As well as the exciting new releases, artist signings and exclusive ticket offers we can count on, we’re going to cross our fingers this also means there’ll be some big tours to look forward to.
“On a local level, we know there are so many great DJs and producers in Australia doing great things. We want to discover them, help them develop, release their music and hopefully see them perform on our festival stages,” Future Entertainment Director Brett Robinson told inthemix. “For music fans, each year we present a selection of world’s the most diverse range of artists at our festivals each year. A lot of people discover acts and become their fans at our festivals, others just have an amazing experience. We want to give them a way of living that festival experience each day via our label. We will release music for them to listen to each day by the big acts they love, the emerging acts they love discovering and providing compilations and bundles of music under the Future Music banner they can trust is going to be what they want to listen to.”
We’ll have more info on the Future Music partnership soon. But yep, this is big.