We had two winners at the 2016 FBQB Triple A Radio Conference!.
Promotion Person of The Year (Independent Labels) – Risa Matsuki
Label Of The Year (Independent Labels) – Beggars Group
Our artists were nominated for several AIM Independent Music Awards. The winners will be revealed on the 6th of September.
BEST DIFFICULT SECOND ALBUM – Savages – Adore Life (Matador Records)
BEST DIFFICULT SECOND ALBUM – Daughter – Not To Disappear (4AD)
INDEPENDENT VIDEO OF THE YEAR- Grimes – “Kill V. Maim” (4AD)
INDEPENDENT VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Kaytranada- Lite Spots (XL Recordings)
INDEPENDENT TRACK OF THE YEAR – Adele – “Hello (XL Recordings)
INDEPENDENT TRACK OF THE YEAR – Radiohead – “Burn The Witch” (XL Recordings)
INDEPENDENT ALBUM OF THE YEAR – Lapsley – Long Way Home (XL Recordings)
INDEPENDENT ALBUM OF THE YEAR – Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool (XL Recordings)
The Beggars Group of Labels is excited to announce a new staff member in the US.
Abby Rubin has joined as Licensing Director. She joins Beggars from Vice Media, where she was a Rights Management Specialist and handled global outgoing licensing of Vice digital content. She also acted as the Music Coordinator for several of Viceland’s original series and specials.
Abby will be based out of the New York Beggars Group office and will handle all US licensing for advertisements, video games and branded content. She joins Miwa Okumura, who is the Senior VP of Licensing, handling film & tv licensing from the West Coast office.