WaterTower Music

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WaterTower Music
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Parent companyWarner Bros.
(WarnerMedia)
Founded2000; 19 years ago (2000)
FounderNew Line Cinema
Distributor(s)Warner Music Group
GenreVarious
Country of originUnited States
LocationBurbank, California
Official websitewww.watertower-music.com

WaterTower Music, formerly New Line Records from 2000 to 2010, is an American record label that is entertainment company Warner Bros.' in-house music label. The name and logo are based on the iconic Warner Bros. Water Tower.

It is distributed by Warner Music Group, which Warner Bros. owned in the past.

History[edit]

It was founded in 2000 as New Line Records by Jason Linn.[1]

On January 15, 2010, New Line Records was renamed as WaterTower Music with Linn now also reporting to Paul Broucek, president, music, Warner Bros. Pictures.[1] In March 2010, the company switched distribution from Warner Music Group's Alternative Distribution Alliance to Fontana, Universal Music Group's independent distributor.[2]

In 2019, the distribution changed back to ADA, effectively reuniting Warner Music with former parent Warner Bros.[2]

Releases[edit]

Artists[edit]

Soundtracks[edit]

WaterTower Music[edit]

Artist Album Details
Various The Hangover: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 9, 2009
Hans Zimmer Sherlock Holmes: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: January 12, 2010
Various Valentine's Day: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 9, 2010
  • Chart position: US #20
Ramin Djawadi Clash of the Titans: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 30, 2010
David Hirschfelder Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 21, 2010
Various Pretty Little Liars: Television Soundtrack
  • Released: February 15, 2011
Various Sucker Punch: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 22, 2011
  • Chart position: US #22
Various The Hangover Part II: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 23, 2011
James Newton Howard Green Lantern: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 14, 2011
Various Horrible Bosses: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 5, 2011
Various A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 6, 2011
Hans Zimmer Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 13, 2011
Various Project X (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  • Released: February 28, 2012
Various Dark Shadows: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 8, 2012
Various Rock of Ages: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 5, 2012
  • Chart positions: US #5
Various Magic Mike: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 26, 2012
Tom Tykwer Cloud Atlas
  • Released: November 6, 2012
Ryan Shore Spy Hunter: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 9, 2012
Various The Hangover Part III: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 21, 2013
Hans Zimmer Man of Steel
  • Released: June 11, 2013
Ramin Djawadi Pacific Rim: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 9, 2013
Mark Mothersbaugh The Lego Movie: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 4, 2014
  • Chart positions: US #37
Various If I Stay: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 18, 2014
Various This Is Where I Leave You: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 25, 2014
Hans Zimmer Interstellar: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 17, 2014
Various Focus
  • Released: February 24, 2015
Junkie XL Mad Max: Fury Road: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 12, 2015
Various Magic Mike XXL
  • Released: June 30, 2015
  • Chart positions: US #8
Various Vacation: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 24, 2015
Daniel Pemberton The Man From U.N.C.L.E.: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 7, 2015
Tom Holkenborg Black Mass: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 11, 2015
Various The Intern: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 18, 2015
John Powell Pan: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 2, 2015
David Wingo Our Brand Is Crisis: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 23, 2015
Ludwig Goransson Creed: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 20, 2015
Roque Banos In The Heart Of The Sea: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 4, 2015
Various How To Be Single: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 5, 2016
Max Richter The Leftovers: Music From the HBO® Series - Season 2
  • Released: February 19, 2016
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Cast Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Original Television Soundtrack: Season 1: Vol.1
  • Released: February 19, 2016
Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 18, 2016
Various A Cinderella Story: If the Shoe Fits – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 2, 2016
Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna Storks: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 16, 2016
James Newton Howard Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 18, 2016
Various Riverdale: Season 1 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: May 12, 2017
Daniel Pemberton King Arthur: Legend of the Sword: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 19, 2017
Rupert Gregson-Williams Wonder Woman: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 2, 2017
Hans Zimmer Dunkirk: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 21, 2017
Various Teen Titans Go! Songs From the Night Begins To Shine Special - EP
  • Released: July 28, 2017
Lorne Balfe Geostorm: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 13, 2017
Blake Neely Riverdale: Season 1 (Original Television Score)
  • Released: July 18, 2017
Danny Elfman Justice League: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 8, 2017
Alan Silvestri Ready Player One: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 30, 2018
Various Riverdale: Special Episode - Carrie: The Musical (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: April 19, 2018
Various Riverdale: Season 2 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: May 18, 2018
Blake Neely and Sherri Chung Riverdale: Season 2 (Original Television Score)
  • Released: Novembre 16, 2018
Various Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Season 1 (Selections from the Netflix Series) - EP
  • Released: March 15, 2019
Various Riverdale: Special Episode - Heathers: The Musical (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: March 21, 2019
Various Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Season 1 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: April 5, 2019
Various Steven Universe The Movie (Original Soundtrack)
  • Released: September 3, 2019
Various Riverdale: Special Halloween Episode (Original Television Score)
  • Released: October 31, 2019

New Line Records[edit]

Artist Album Details
The Blank Theory Beyond the Calm of the Corridor
  • Released: September 24, 2002
The Sounds Living in America
  • Released: November 11, 2002
Paris, Texas Like You Like an Arsonist
  • Released: May 4, 2004
Rolfe Kent Sideways
  • Released: October 12, 2004
Various Blade: Trinity
  • Released: November 23, 2004
Robbers on High Street Tree City
  • Released: February 22, 2005
Various Just Friends
  • Released: November 22, 2005
The Sounds Dying to Say This to You
  • Released: March 21, 2006
  • Chart positions: US #107
Various A Prairie Home Companion: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 23, 2006
  • Chart positions: US #160
Various Snakes on a Plane: The Album
  • Released: August 15, 2006
Thomas Newman Little Children: Original Motion Picture Score
  • Released: December 11, 2006
Midnight Movies Lion the Girl
  • Released: April 24, 2007
Various Hairspray: Soundtrack to the Motion Picture
  • Released: July 10, 2007
  • Chart position: US #2
Robbers on High Street Grand Animals
  • Released: July 24, 2007
Various Sex and the City: The Movie
  • Released: May 26, 2008
  • Chart position: US #2
  • RIAA certification: Gold
Various Sex and the City, Vol. 2: More Music
  • Released: May 26, 2008
  • Chart position: US #2
  • RIAA certification: —
Various 17 Again: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: April 21, 2009
Mychael Danna The Time Traveler's Wife (Music from the Motion Picture)
  • Released: August 11, 2009

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kilday, Gregg (January 15, 2010). "Warners rebrands New Line Records". The Hollywood Reporter. AP. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  2. ^ a b Chagollan, Steve (March 23, 2010). "Record labels get in the groove". Variety. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  3. ^ Releases for Batman Begins (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

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