RSSLatest News

Press release: Beggars Group bands at Coachella! 1 April 2014

Many of our artists will be making the trek to the Coachella Valley later this month.

Our bands there include: Darkside (Matador), Future Islands (4AD), Queens Of The Stone Age (Matador), Ratking (HXC/XL), and Warpaint (Rough Trade).

+ some of our friends The Cult, Mogwai, Neko Case, and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.

Click here for the Coachella website.


Press release: Rough Trade Records announces US Label Manager27 February 2014

Rough Trade Records is excited to announce the appointment of Anna Bond as their new US Label manager.

Anna comes to the label from SC Distribution where she was Head of Sales. Prior to that she was with the Label Relations department at eMusic, and the US Label Manager for the UK independent label FatCat. She brings over 10 years of independent music experience to the label, and is excited to get started with work on the continued campaigns for the recently released albums by Houndmouth, Palma Violets, and Warpaint in addition to the forthcoming March Howler album.


Press release: US Radio Departments adds West Coast Regional Promotions Manager20 February 2014

The Beggars Group of labels is excited to announce the addition of Eleni Psaltis to the radio department as the West Coast Regional Promotions Manager. Eleni will be based in the LA Beggars office, and joins Risa Matsuki (Head Of Promotion) and Hector Montes (Director of Non Comm/College) who are both based in New York.

Eleni comes from Capitol Records where she was the department coordinator for the Head of Promotions, VP of Operations and VP of AAA format. Previously, Eleni had stints at her college radio station at Penn State and WKPS college radio.

Her territory will cover, California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, Idaho, Utah, Oregon and Washington, Hawaii and Alaska.