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Last update: 03/21/13 19:57:28
Location: AMERICA NORTH: USA: Arizona (AZ)
Signed up: 28 Feb 2011 04:49 PM
Fans: Mendoza, Los Estrellas De Oro, Grupo Aldaco, Grupo Calor, Daylight, WarDoggs, Orgullo Norteño, Los Jalapeños, Desiertos Mares, Los Herederos De La Frontera, Briz Mar
RITMO RECORDS is celebrating its tenth calendar year in business and great things continue to happen! The Independent record label was founded March 3, 2003 in the state of Texas by veteran singer/songwriter Daniel Mendoza with only a shoestring budget and blind faith. Since that time, RITMO RECORDS has grown far beyond its original projections in 2003 and at a much faster rate. The label finished 2nd in the 2005 Tejano Magazine "Best Tejano Record Label Of The Year" vote. RITMO RECORDS has also had the privelege of having six bands nominated for Tejano Music Awards as well as two finalists for Grammy nominations! CEO Daniel Mendoza was also voted as the runner up as 2005 "Most Influential Person in Tejano Music" by Tejano Magazine, and former Senior Vice President Bob Olivo was voted as "Tejano Person of The Year" for 2009.
The super talented artist roster boasts of acts like GRUPO ALDACO, LOS ESTRELLAS DE ORO, ~MENDOZA~, BRIZ MAR, GRUPO CALOR, DAYLIGHT, RETRATOS IMAGINARIOS, WARDOGGS, FRESHSOUNZ, GRUPO VENGANZA, LOS HEREDEROS DE LA FRONTERA, ECLIPSSE MUSICAL, SONGOUST, GRUPO CLIMAX, MEMO RAMOS, FABIAN GONZALEZ “EL JAREÑO”, and MANY MORE COMING in 2012!!!!
Some of our former signed acts include 2005 TTMA Awards nominee LOS JALAPEÑOS, (their first album was produced by Grammy Award recipient JOEL GUZMAN) also named “Best Tejano/Conjunto Band Of The Year-2005” by Tejano Magazine, PRESTIGIO from Dallas, Texas...winners of the 2006 Dallas "Battle Of The Bands", LAS FLORECITAS aka "THEE TWINZ" who were the 2005 Tejano Artist Showcase winners in Las Vegas, Nevada and named the 2005 New Mexico "Band Of The Year" as well as 2006 TTMA nominees, 2005 TTMA nominee MAS AMBICION and ORGULLO NORTEÑO, LOS CARNALES, KANDELA SHOW, RESCATE, D-RON, JUVE ALDACO, and LOS PHARAONES.
Add to that the cross promotions that have strengthened our networking and new connections throughout the world with acts like rapper/actor NEXXIS, aka TANK JONES (movie credits include “THREE KINGS” with (GEORGE CLOONEY) and the sensational QUEEN of SALSOUL, CECILIA NOEL, who along with husband COLIN HAY (MEN AT WORK) are active worldwide on tours and collaborations, and many others. We are now affiliated with PARASUMUSICA.COM led by ORLANDO ANAYA in New Mexico.
The Ritmo Records team is led by the Executive Vice President, MARTHA SAMASONI, aka "FRESHSOUNZ". She is involved in so many aspects of the music industry and is an invaluable member of the Ritmo Team. She is located in the Wellington, New Zealand office. SUNIULA DANIELS has been named Vice President of A&R and Promotions and is located in Sydney, Australia. Also on our team are NANO FUENTES, Vice President of A&R and Promotions from Michigan who runs our Detroit office, ADAM BROWN, Vice President of A&R and Promotions located in our Colorado Springs, Colorado office. In Arizona is BRANDON ANTHONY BERRELLEZA, aka "DAYLIGHT" who is in A&R and Promotions, and JOSH "BABYBOY" RIVAS has been promoted to Vice President of A&R. Also in the A&R and Promotions Department is Vice President ANGEL URBINA, aka "POCO LOCO" from Houston, Texas who is also with BNET Radio in Houston. EMMANUEL ENCISCO aka "CISCO" is onboard as Vice President of Graphic Productions, Promotions and A&R and is also the label's graphics Guru and his business CISCO KID GRAPHICS is under the Ritmo Records Inc. umbrella. From Grand Rapids, Michigan is ELIBERTO CONTRERAS JR., Vice President of A&R and Productions. In Arizona we have Heading our Arizona audio engineering section is AARON MILLER from AARON MILLER PRODUCTIONS from Casa Grande, Arizona, and MARY HAYNES has joined our team as Director of Public Relations also in the Arizona Office. MARTHA MOREIRA is managing our Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico office. LIZETH MENDOZA is the President of the RITMO NATION, the label Fan Club and is assisted by DAISY MENDOZA as the Vice President. This group of people, along with our President and CEO, DANIEL MENDOZA, aka ~MENDOZA~ bring extensive experience and unique expertise to the table. Working together with a common vision, the staff of RITMO RECORDS has set out to revolutionize the relationship between Band and Record Label. We look at our artists and staff as being one big "FAMILIA" in pursuit of the same goal…….SUCCESS!
RITMO RECORDS also owns other industry related businesses that compliment our overall operation. We own a publishing company called SIERRA NOAH MUSIC (ASCAP), an internet radio station, RITMO RADIO NETWORK, our own weekly video program called THE RITMO NATION NEWZ and our recording studio in Houston County, Texas GALAXY SOUNDS, managed by DANNY LAMB. We also offer touring assistance, booking, management, artist development, distribution and so much more.
We try to keep the pricing of our services and contractual agreements fair both to the musician and the label. We are, afterall.......musicians ourselves and we do feel the pains of this industry!
We welcome the opportunity to serve you and maybe even sign YOUR act!