David Faiman, Odessa Mama Records
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Established in 1991, Odessa Mama Records is one of leading independent labels in Australia. Based in Melbourne, the company has been very active in the international markets, achieving success in SE Asia, Japan as well as Europe and USA.
Company's catalogue has been released by many leading independent as well as some major labels around the world. Some of the tracks have charted in Top 40 in Australia, appeared on multi-platinum and gold selling compilations in Japan, SE Asia and Europe.
Initially, company specialized in production and releases of mainly dance-oriented material (which still remains the core of our activities), however we are now also involved with other genres. Our catalogue currently contains over 1000 recordings from our Australian and US based artists/producers as well as some licensed material from other label partners - Dance/Pop, Electronica, Chillout, House, Techno, Dance Re-makes, Jazz, Blues, Rock/Alternative and Classical.
The company has also been very active in placing music for film, TV and multi-media projects. Our music is currently being heard by millions of TV viewers in Australia and around the world. We also control the publishing rights to the the majority of our original recordings.
With the explosion of digital and mobile download market, we are making our catalogue available to all the major digital and mobile distributors.
We were one of the first labels back in 1999 to have our catalogue available for digital downloads with Liquid Audio Networks and for TV/film licensing with LicenseMusic.com. During 2005, we've had many Top 100 Albums in Dance, Jazz and Blues on various iTunes stores around the world. We have had a No.1 Blues Album on iTunes USA and at one time in April 2005, 3 albums in Top 100 Dance on iTunes USA.
Odessa Mama Records is a division of D.L.F. Productions Pty. Ltd.
a privately held company ACN 067 045 952 ABN 98 067 045 952