4AD announces the expansion of their US team with the addition of Carrie Tolles, who joins as VP of Public Relations. Tolles brings eight years of experience from her time with Brooklyn-based PR firm Shore Fire Media. She led the press campaign that launched the careers of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and has worked with a diverse group of artists including Bon Iver, Mavis Staples, Grizzly Bear, St. Vincent and Neko Case.
Over the past five years, 4AD has released boundary-pushing albums by The National, Deerhunter, Scott Walker, Ariel Pink, Purity Ring and more. These artists added to the label’s long musical history and joined the back catalog that includes albums by The Cocteau Twins, Pixies, Dead Can Dance and Throwing Muses. 2014 is set to be another breakthrough year for the label with upcoming releases by Grimes, tUnE-yArDs and SOHN plus some exciting new signings. Stay tuned for more info from 4AD.