Los Angeles, CA (December 3, 2014)—Global publishing administration company Riptide Music Group is now representing the Lansdowne, Winston, Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers (LWBH) catalogs of classic 1960’s vintage music for film, TV and commercials.
Featuring rare garage rock, surf, doo wop, bluegrass classics, and rare instrumental 1960s masters from the golden vaults of Enith International Records, Jano Records and Dome Records, LWBH collectively represents over 1,250 famous songs and artists, including The Dillards, Ginger Boatright, The Tri-Lites, The Splendours, The Spats, The Rubies, The Remarkables, The Excel Five, Felix and His Fabulous Cats, and The Pyramids, including their 1964 surf music hit “Penetration.”
The LBWH companies were originally established in 1958 on Vine Street in Hollywood, and are one of the music industry’s longest owner-controlled independent companies. Throughout the past four decades, many of these songs have been featured in films, documentaries, television shows, DVDs and on record productions. These projects include Ken Burns’ documentary Baseball, the TV series Black Sheep, Mad Men and The Andy Griffith Show, and many others.
“We are very happy to associate with Riptide Music, a great company with a great team. We are very excited to see our catalog’s music, now in its forty-fifth year, being serviced directly to the film, TV and commercial markets by Riptide Music, specialists in this field,” said Lynne Robin Green, CEO, Lansdowne Music-Winston Music -Bloor and Hoffman House Music Publishers.
Adds Bob Kaminsky, EVP, Riptide Music Group, “These catalogs are historically accurate—the real deal. When our clients want authentic doo wop, 60’s surf, garage rock, real bluegrass or Southern Gospel, this music should be at the top of their list. We could not be more pleased; working with people like Lynne Green is why I love the music business.”
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