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Warner/Chappell signs Slash

By | Published on Wednesday 23 October 2013


Warner/Chappell yesterday announced a new worldwide deal with Slash, through which Warner’s music publishing division will administrate all of the guitarist’s future works, and most of his catalogue to date.

Confirming the new deal, Slash told CMU: “Warner/Chappell is great at what they do, and I know that many of my friends and colleagues rely on them for their ability to navigate the world of publishing. I’m very happy about this partnership and look forward to exploring new avenues with them”.

Meanwhile Warner/Chappell chief Cameron Strang added: “For the past quarter century, Slash’s signature sound has been a commanding presence across the rock landscape, and he stands among the most innovative and influential artists of our generation. As both a musician’s musician and a great songwriter, his expansive talent is remarkable in its creativity and impact. We are thrilled to welcome Slash into the Warner/Chappell family, and we look forward to working together to find new commercial and creative opportunities for his exceptional body of work”.