peermusic Launches Joint Venture in China
The first signing by the peermusic/The L Miracle JV is the accomplished singer/songwriter Johan Yang
Global publisher peermusic announces the launch of a joint venture with The L Miracle, a successful music publishing and production company focused on the Chinese market. Founded in 2009, Beijing-based The L Miracle has produced and published a number of popular albums and film and television scores, including the theme to the Chinese adaptation of "Dangerous Liaisons" (staring Zhang Ziyi, known in the West for her role in "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"). L Miracle's President, Leslie Mok, is an experienced music publisher in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. In the 1990s, he ran peermusic's successful Taiwan office.
The first signing by the peermusic/The L Miracle JV is the accomplished singer/songwriter Johan Yang. Johan is best-known for writing the theme song for the successful movie "Stolen Time," which has over 30 million streams. He has also written many songs performed by other artists including "The Shepherd" made famous by Jeff Chang Shin Che. Johan's myriad of hits reflects both his training in classical Chinese opera and his appreciation for modern pop music. Last month he was in the studio with the artist Peace, runner up on The Voice China, as Peace gets ready to release his first album. Johan is releasing a new album this month and performed at the official launch of the joint venture in Beijing. In addition to promoting his album this year with a tour of China, Johan continues to write film and television soundtracks and collaborate with other artists.
At the press conference, Yang said, "I'm excited to enter this new stage of my career as a writer and performer. I use music to love, to create and to change the world. The resources of The L Miracle and peermusic will help me reach more people with my music."
Leslie Mok went on to say "Johan Yang is an incredible talent and I expect Yang to gain many new fans who adore his music as a result of our deal with him. I want to share wonderful music with many more people and I know this philosophy is at the heart of peermusic as well."
Mary Megan Peer, President of peermusic's Asia Pacific region, said "we're happy to be working with Leslie again after so many years, especially in the rapidly developing Chinese music market. It's exciting for peermusic to be signing our first writer in mainland China. We look forward to Yang's success as an artist and songwriter in China and abroad. He will enjoy strong support from all of our offices in the Asian region, which are headed by Kenney Shiu in Hong Kong."
Related News from Mi2N:
» peermusic Launches Joint Venture In China
» Red Bull Music Academy Sessions Kicks Off China Tour
» Nasty 8-bit Zombie GUIGUISUISUI Begins 2015 Tour
» Hyphenics Presents Transmission at Shanghai's URVC
» Asia Society: Shanghai / New York: Future Histories
» The Connect Sessions: An Extravaganza Presented by SPIN and Powered by Microsoft
» [2015-01-21] Red Bull Music Academy Sessions Kicks Off China Tour; In Order To Promote Applicants To The 2015 Red Bull Music Academy, Austrian International Red Bull Is Coordinating A Five City Tour In China
» [2015-01-19] Red Bull Music Academy Accepting Applications For Paris Academy; Red Bull Music Academy Releases Free Tokyo 2014 Compilation
» [2015-01-11] Nasty 8-bit Zombie GUIGUISUISUI Begins 2015 Tour; The One Man Punk Horror Opera Known As The GUIGUISUISUI Show Hitting The Road In Australia And New Zealand, Also Returning To Malaysia And Indonesia
» [2015-01-07] Hyphenics Presents Transmission At Shanghai's URVC; Hyphenics Brings A Vinyl Exclusive To The Heart Of Jing An
» [2015-01-01] Vintage King Launches "Make Your Mark" Video Series; Vintage King's New "Make Your Mark" Video Series To Profile Innovative Pro Audio People Who Have Established Successful Careers On A Grassroots Level
» [2014-12-31] Music Therapy May Provide Hope To Alzheimer And Parkinson Sufferers; Music Might Help People With Cognitive Impairment, Including Alzheimer's And Parkinson's Disease, A Study Suggests
» [2014-12-26] Asia Society: Shanghai / New York: Future Histories; CSIAF Has Launched A Groundbreaking New Project, Rising Artists Works (RAW), A Platform That Commissions Young, Emerging Artists From Across China
» [2014-12-20] Is Nashville's New "It" City Status Threatening Its Musical Roots?; In Nashville's Progress V. Preservation Debate, The Home Turf For Blues 'n' Roots Master Stacy Mitchhart Is At The Epicenter Of The Battle
» [2014-12-19] The Connect Sessions: An Extravaganza Presented By SPIN And Powered By Microsoft; The Connect Sessions: An Extravaganza Presented By SPIN And Powered By Microsoft
» [2014-11-20] BMG Signs Worldwide Rights Management Deal With Chinese Music Company Giant Jump; BMG Will Exclusively Manage All Giant Jump's Recording And Music Publishing Rights, Both Domestically And Internationally
» [2014-11-20] CMA Gives Snapshot Into Music Discovery Behavior; While AM/FM Radio Ranked No. 1 As A Music Source, Streaming Apps And TV Drove Higher Levels Of New Artist Discovery Compared To Radio
» [2014-11-13] How To Manage Your Talent: FIVE Realistic Tips For Success; Talent Agent, Motivational Speaker And Author Of Come Fly With Me... Michael Bublé's Rise To Stardom (A Memoir)
follow MusicDish on