FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 11, 2016
KIMBERLY NIEVA PROMOTED TO
VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS/DEEP WELL RECORDS & DEEP WELL PUBLISHING
Los Angeles, CA: Adam Anders, Founder and CEO of Deep Well Records/Capitol Music Group, today announced the promotion of Kimberly Nieva to the position of Vice President of Operations for Deep Well Records a label imprint of Capitol Music Group and Deep Well Publishing. Nieva joined Deep Well in September, 2015 and previously held the position of Director of Operations for both the label and the publishing company.
As Vice President of Operations, Nieva will oversee all aspects of Deep Wells’ business, including all administration and creative, deal structures with artist/writers, album agreements as well as setting up of co-writing sessions for all talent signed to both Deep Well Records and Publishing. In addition, Nieva will oversee music supervision for all AMI Productions (she was recently the co-music supervisor for The Passion: New Orleans) as well as the company’s soundtracks, social and digital media coverage, maintaining the Deep Well Publishing catalog through Kobalt/Fuji Pacific and also overseeing Deep Well’s co-publishing partnership with Native Tongue. She will also work with all corporate partners on a variety of upcoming media projects for both the label and the publishing companies.
Prior to her joining Deep Well, Nieva was Founder of Engine House Music, a consulting firm that provided creative and administration direction for companies. There, she handled publishing accounts for major label artists, liaised with a number of international clients, organized the Belfast Music Week for two consecutive years and worked with The Invitational Group, an annual exclusive artist/songwriter retreat in Bali. Nieva has continued her work with this particular event and now initiates for the Deep Well music brand.
Nieva began her career at WaveGroup Sound working in production and licensing for video games such as Guitar Hero, Rock Band and Karaoke Revolution: American Idol and developing the studio’s label division.
In making the announcement Anders states: “Kim has consistently raised the bar in all of the areas that she has worked with at Deep Well Records and Deep Well Publishing. Her expertise and tremendous work ethic have made a great contribution to all of our current projects and I look forward to celebrating more success with her in the future.
Adds Nieva: Joining Adam and the Deep Well family has been an extraordinary experience on both a creative and business level. I am excited to expand my responsibilities at both the record and publishing companies and proud to work with our stellar team as this new chapter of projects and artists unfold.”
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Released May 27th, 2016
Deep Well/Virgin Records will release Like I Did, a five-song EP from Shane
Harper, on May 27. The EP follows the success of Harper’s 2014 single “Hold You
Up,” which had more than four million streams worldwide, and his self-titled debut
album, which featured the Top 10 hit “One Step Closer.”
Harper will join Jacob Whitesides on “The Lovesick Tour,” which kicks off on
May 18 at U Street Music Hall in Washington, DC. The run will include a May 21 show
at New York City’s Webster Hall and a sold-out concert at the legendary Troubadour in
West Hollywood, CA on June 18. Tickets and VIP packages are available at
http://www.shaneharper.com. Harper – who is also an
established actor and dancer – will play Robbie in the television movie “Dirty Dancing,”
which will air on ABC.
Get your copy of Shane’s EP “Like I Did”
Country superstar Trisha Yearwood and Latin singer-songwriter Prince Royce join the cast of The Passion! In this modern retelling of Jesus Christ’s final hours, Yearwood will portray Mary, mother of Jesus, and Prince Royce as the apostle Peter. They join host Tyler Perry. Executive producer Adam Anders will arrange the music. The Passion airs LIVE on Palm Sunday, March 20th on Fox.
Adam Anders, Founder and CEO of Deep Well Records today announced the signing of Cooper & Gatlin to a worldwide recording and publishing agreement. Anders’ Deep Well Records is an imprint label within the Capitol Music Group’s Virgin Records.
Cooper & Gatlin are a brother and sister duo who have been professionally performing since the ages of 8 and 6. Growing up in Nashville, they began their career singing on children’s records produced by their Grammy-nominated father Brian Green and soon began their own musical, songwriting and acting careers. Both Cooper and Gatlin have appeared in a number of videos, commercials and television shows and Gatlin is currently cast as the character Emily in the NBC mini-series “Heroes Reborn.”
Cooper & Gatlin are currently co-writing and recording their upcoming album in Los Angeles.
In making the announcement, Anders states: “We are very excited to be a creative haven for Cooper & Gatlin and look forward to making an album that shares their incredible songs while showcasing their unique sound.”
A modern-day retelling of the greatest story ever told, THE PASSION is a live 2-hour musical event that will air Palm Sunday, March 20th 2016 on Fox. Music by executive producer Adam Anders.
Set in modern day, The Passion will follow the dramatic and inspirational story of Jesus of Nazareth, as he presides over the Last Supper, and then is betrayed by Judas, put on trial by Pontius Pilate, convicted, crucified and resurrected. The story will unfold live at some of New Orleans’ most iconic locations, while featuring a procession of hundreds of people carrying a 20-foot, illuminated cross from Champion Square outside the Superdome to the live stage at Woldenburg Park on the banks of the Mississippi River
Lots more details to come. Read more here!