Pete Black has been appointed Director of Music at industrial radio broadcaster Bauer Media Audio UK.
Black can be liable for all music included on Bauer’s radio manufacturers and all of Bauer’s audio output. He will even be answerable for Bauer’s playlist and music-creation groups.
He will even be liable for constructing strategic relationships with labels, managers and artists within the UK and worldwide.
He most just lately oversaw the technique and ran the promotions groups for all of the joint-venture labels throughout Sony Music UK together with Black Butter, Ministry of Sound, Relentless and Madness labels, along with serving as Head of Promotions at The Orchard UK distribution enterprise.
Previous to this, he ran Press and Promotions at Columbia Information and headed up radio promotions at Warner Music.
Black has a two-decades-long historical past of working in music and with radio companions, working with artists together with Bob Dylan, Calvin Harris, Harry Kinds, Skepta, and Doja Cat.
The exec will report on to Chief Content material and Music Officer Ben Cooper.
“Pete will lead on the reinvention of Bauer Media Audio UK’s relationships with document labels, artists and managers.”
Ben Cooper, Bauer Music Audio UK
Commenting on Black’s arrival at Bauer Music Audio UK, Chief Content material and Music Officer Ben Cooper, acknowledged: “Pete will lead on the reinvention of Bauer Media Audio UK’s relationships with document labels, artists and managers.
“His expertise, data and concepts will remodel the way in which we create content material for artists and our audiences. I’m delighted he’s becoming a member of us at this thrilling time of change at Bauer.”
“There’s a big alternative to make the most of Bauer’s scale not simply within the UK however throughout Europe to ship one of the best music and audio content material to our audiences.”
Pete Black added: “I’m so excited to be becoming a member of the Bauer household and dealing throughout their iconic radio manufacturers.
“There’s a big alternative to make the most of Bauer’s scale not simply within the UK however throughout Europe to ship one of the best music and audio content material to our audiences.
“We need to develop artistic and mutually helpful alternatives for labels, managers and artists within the UK and internationally. I can’t wait to get began.”
In Could 2021, Bauer Music Audio launched a subscription radio service for £3.99/month. The service provides subscribers entry to a number of ad-free radio stations and entry to a set of further spin-off stations. Bauer Music Audio’s subscription service additionally consists of on-demand content material together with documentaries, artist interviews, and extra.
Bauer Media UK serves over 20 million shoppers by radio stations together with KISS, Empire, Magic, and Absolute Radio, amongst different manufacturers. It’s a subsidiary of the Germany-based Bauer Media Group.Music Enterprise Worldwide
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