Nov 20, 2000
Digital Music Network Receives License from Warner Music Group
LAGUNA BEACH, CA2000-Digital Music Network (DMN), a supplier of music on-demand to hotel guests, and Warner Music Group (WMG) have entered into a North American license. Under the non-exclusive agreement, DMN can offer WMG-controlled recordings and music videos in hotel rooms equipped with DMN compatible systems.
Launching January 2001, DMN's proprietary content delivery system will allow hotel guests to listen to music on-demand and purchase CDs from thousands of artists by simply using the TV remote. The DMN technology is fully compatible with hotel video on-demand systems already enjoyed by millions of hotel guests.
"We are excited to be able to provide hotel guests with high quality music from the Warner Music Group family of artists." said Mark DiLorenzo, Digital Music Network's President. "We're confident that our unique on-demand system will open up an exciting new market for the music industry."
About Digital Music Network
Digital Music Network is the leading music entertainment content provider in the lodging industry. Hotel Digital Network combines CD-quality music on demand with in-room sales of CDs and other music-related products and information. Founded by one of the pioneers of the pay-per-view industry, the company offers innovative software, firmware and hardware design as well as systems integration and management services to interactive service providers and major hotels.
About Warner Music Group
Warner Music Group is home to some of the world's leading record companies, including The Atlantic Group, Elektra Entertainment Group, Rhino Entertainment, London-Sire Records and Warner Bros. Records Inc. The company's Warner Music International, with a roster of more than 1,000 artists, operates in more than 65 countries through various subsidiaries, affiliates and non-affiliated licensees. Warner Music Group also includes one of the world's leading music publishers, Warner/Chappell and WEA Inc., which is comprised of three companies, WEA Corp., WEA Manufacturing, and Ivy Hill. Warner Music Group is a division of Time Warner Inc.
Russ Regan (Digital Music Network) (949) 497-6500 5025