Loma Vista Recordings

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Loma Vista Recordings
Loma Vista Recordings logo.png
Parent company Concord Bicycle Music
Founded 2012; 5 years ago (2012)
Founder Tom Whalley
Distributor(s) Concord Bicycle Music
Genre Various
Country of origin United States
Location Beverly Hills, California
Official website www.lomavistarecordings.com

Loma Vista Recordings is an independent record label founded by Tom Whalley, former chairman and CEO of Warner Bros. Records[1] and Executive of A&R at Interscope Records. The label was initially a joint venture[2] with Republic Records[3] and is based in Beverly Hills and Brooklyn.

In July 2014, the label announced[4] it had changed strategic partners and was now part of Concord Music Group.

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In 2013, the label received its first Grammy Nomination[7] for the Django Unchained (soundtrack) released in December 2012.

In 2014, the label received two Grammy Nominations for St. Vincent's self-titled album (Best Alternative Music Album) and Little Dragon's Nabuma Rubberband (Best Dance / Electronic Album).[8]

St. Vincent won the Grammy for her self-titled album on February 8, 2015.[9] She was the first female to win the category since Sinead O'Connor in 1991.[10]

Ghost won a Grammy for Best Metal Performance for their song 'Cirice' in 2016.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pinning down Soundgarden - Los Angeles Times
  2. ^ "Former Warner Bros. Exec Inks Deal". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 27 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Exclusive: Tom Whalley's Seven Four Ent. Signs Label Deal With Universal Republic | Billboard
  4. ^ "Whalley's World Moves To Concord". Billboard. Retrieved 13 July 2014. 
  5. ^ 'It seems like Marilyn Manson is undergoing a bit of a career renaissance. His new album, The Pale Emperor, will be his first with a new label, Loma Vista (the home of Ghost).' - "Marilyn Manson choosing Hell, not Hallelujah, to tour". metalinsider.net. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  6. ^ lomavistarecordings.com
  7. ^ "Grammy Nomination". Retrieved 27 January 2014. 
  8. ^ "Grammy Nomination". Archived from the original on 3 December 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014. 
  9. ^ "Grammy Nomination". Retrieved 8 February 2015. 
  10. ^ "St. Vincent Talks Best Alternative Music Album Grammy Win". Retrieved 8 February 2015. 

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