Big Deal Music Group Names Casey Robison & Jamie Cerreta Co-Presidents

Big Deal Music Group CEO Kenny MacPherson announced the appointments of Jamie Cerreta and Casey Robison as the company’s first Co-Presidents.    Kenny MacPherson assumes the new role of chief executive officer.  All three execs will remain based at the company’s Los Angeles headquarters. MacPherson and Cerreta formed Big Deal Music in 2012 alongside Dave Ayers, all former colleagues at Chrysalis Music Publishing. Meanwhile, Robison began his own career at Chrysalis — with the very same team he’ll now help lead.

Please join us in congratulating Casey and Jamie on their promotions!…….MORE HERE!

Bad Books release “III”

Manchester Orchestra’s Andy Hull and Robert McDowel, along with songwriter musician, Kevin Devine, release their much anticipated third album, aptly named “III”. This is the band’s follow up to their 2012 release, “II”.

Big Family’s John Ryan and Julian Bunetta Receive Prestigious Ivor Novello Award

Top songwriters Julian Bunetta and John Ryan were among those honored with one of the industry’s most prestigious awards, the Ivor Novello in London recently.  The songwriting team were recognized by their peers for their work on “These Days,” a hit track performed by Rudimental, featuring Jess GlynneMacklemore and Dan Caplen.  “These Days” was a Number One hit in the UK, was the most played track on UK radio, and was Top Five on Spotify in more than 15 countries around the world.  The Ivors remain the only award ceremony in the musical calendar that is not influenced by publishers and record companies and is judged and presented by the writing community.

(pictured r-l) : Big Family’s Damon Bunetta, John Ryan, Julian Bunetta, Big Deal Music’s Casey Robison and Kenny MacPherson.

INTRODUCING: John The Blind!!

Some of you may already know John. John Ryan that is. In-demand songwriter? Responsible for some of your favorite Top 40 hits?? Well John just released the first project for his new solo project, John The Blind. We hope you enjoy it as much a we do. Have a listen: