Nettwerk News

NETTCAST - Episode 5: William Fitzsimmons

The fifth episode of Nettcast features bearded singer/songwriter William Fitzsimmons. Listen as William discusses his inspirataions, childhood nicknames (aka William Fatsimmons) and plays a round of "Guess That Reard!"  Manson vs Jerry Garcia? Catch William on the road this spring/summer supporting his latest release, Pittsburgh

Hosted by Nettwerkers Raj Sharma & Penny Palmer, with special guest Nettwerker Jack Heine! 

Nettwerk UK Joins The 30th Anniversary Fun At The Great Escape Festival

Brighton's The Great Escape festival kicks off next week, and Nettwerk UK will be getting in on the action with their own day party to help celebrate Nettwerk's 30th anniversary on Thursday, May 14 from Noon - 4pm at the Black Lion Pub. There will be food, drink and performances by Admiral Fallow, Boxed In, Coves and more! See details below.

NETTCAST - Episode 4: Stu Larsen

On the latest edition of Nettcast, singer/songwriter Stu Larsen takes a break from his U.S. tour to play his first ever round of Madlibs, learn his porn star name and talk about his life as a Vagabond (also the name of his latest album).  Watch his video for "San Francisco" HERE.

Hosted by Nettwerkers Raj Sharma & Penny Palmer, with special guest Nettwerker Ellen Gildersleeve! 

Nettwerk Continues 30th Anniversary Celebration With Exclusive Spotify Radio Show

Featuring 80+ Songs From Nettwerk’s Catalogue With Special Commentary On Key Tracks From Nettwerk Co-Founders

Click Here To Listen:

Nettwerk’s 30th anniversary celebration continues with Nettwerk’s Spotify Radio Show, a playlist of 80+ songs from Nettwerk’s history with special commentary on key tracks from Nettwerk Co-Founders Terry McBride, Mark Jowett and Ric Arboit.

Listeners are treated to exclusive stories behind the discovery of certain artists or songs; from Coldplay, Sarah McLachlan and Skinny Puppy to fun., Passenger and Old Crow Medicine Show. The full radio show can be found here: For commentary only, click here:

Young The Giant Receives National Performance Activity Award At SESAC Pop Awards

From left to right: Trevor Gale (SESAC), Simon Mortimer-Lamb (Nettwerk), Jamie Dominquez (SESAC) and Melissa Emert-Hutner (Nettwerk

Congratulations to Young The Giant who received the National Performance Activity Award for their song "It's About Time" at the SESAC Pop Awards, held last night in New York City. Nettwerk President/COO Simon Mortimer Lamb and Director of Publishing Melissa Emert-Hutner received the award on the band's behalf.


The third episode of Nettcast, Nettwerk's 30th anniversary podcast, features Dia Frampton of ARCHIS. Listen to Dia's hilarious South Park impersonations and a wild game of "what animal sound is this." The ARCHIS EP is out now. Watch the music video for "Bittersweet" here

Hosted by Nettwerkers Raj Sharma & Penny Palmer, with special guest Nettwerker Rachel Cragg! Past episodes of Nettcast can be found on iTunes here

Nettwerk Enlists Footstomp Music As Its Australian Marketing Partner

Nettwerk Records has recently resigned their Australian distribution deal with Inertia and have upped the ante by enlisting Footstomp Music for Publicity and Marketing services.

“Nettwerk and Footstomp have similar philosophies on music, and we have fallen in love with their roster. We can’t wait to get our teeth into representing such brilliant artists in Australia.” GRAHAM ASHTON – FOOTSTOMP MUSIC – Director

“Nettwerk is excited to align itself with a company like Footstomp, that shares passion for great original music.” TERRY MCBRIDE – NETTWERK MUSIC GROUP - CEO

The next few months will see new releases from Family Of The Year, Frazey Ford and Boxed In, which is just the start of what is to come from this exciting new relationship.

posted in

Nettwerk Acquires An Interest In Justin Time Records

Nettwerk Music Group (Nettwerk) announced today that it has acquired an interest in Justin Time Records (Justin Time), an independent record label with a 30+ year history of releasing jazz and blues records from such luminaries as Diana Krall, Oscar Peterson, Oliver Jones and Ranee Lee. The label also includes releases from 2015 Juno nominees Marianne Trudel, Jane Bunnett and Angela Galuppo.

Under the arrangement, Nettwerk and Justin Time have formed a strategic relationship whereby Justin Time can leverage Nettwerk’s international infrastructure in order to continue to grow its catalogue of jazz and blues recordings, as well as sign new artists, all under the continued leadership of Jim West, Founder and President of Justin Time.

Nettwerk President/COO Simon Mortimer-Lamb says, “We are very excited to welcome Jim West and his amazing label into the Nettwerk fold. The combination of Nettwerk’s worldwide infrastructure and Jim’s creative vision will allow Justin Time continue to grow its already wonderful roster and strengthen its over 30 year legacy.“

Jim West, President of Justin Time, adds, "I could not be happier to be working with Nettwerk, a company I’ve long admired. This new association allows me the opportunity to focus on signings and overall basic growth of the label. It’s a wonderful new home with seasoned professionals and the sky is the limit."

Nettwerk has seen strategic growth across its label, management and publishing divisions over the past 12 months, with the addition of a Nashville office, a joint venture with Los Angeles-based 1916 Management and most recently, the 50% acquisition and go-forward publishing joint venture with Ten Ten Music Group and the acquisition of Robot Of the Century Music Publishing. The current Nettwerk roster includes such internationally acclaimed artists as Passenger, Family of the Year, fun., Guster, Wanting, Sinead O’Connor, Perfume Genius, Stereophonics, Olafur Arnalds and Chromeo, as well as sought after songwriters like Neil Mason, Jesse Jo Dillon and Andy Hill.

posted in

NETTCAST - Episode 2: Madi Diaz

As part of its 30th anniversary celebration, Nettwerk has launched Nettcast, a twice monthly podcast hosted by Nettwerkers and featuring various Nettwerk artists.

This week, hosts Penny Palmer and Raj Sharma sat down with the lovely and talented Madi Diaz. Find out Madi's thoughts on helicopters and happiness and learn why Madi is probably not the best person to discuss your celebrity crush with.

Hosted by Nettwerkers Raj Sharma, Penny Palmer & special guest Jason Croke! 

Syndicate content