43 North Broadway, LLC.

43 North Broadway, LLC is a global rights management company focused on acquiring iconic heritage entertainment-based intellectual property (“IP”) assets including master recordings, music copyrights and songwriter royalties. 43 North has acquired over 100,000 copyrights since its founding, including but not limited to the labels: Metromedia Records, Private Stock Records, Roadshow Records, Everest Records, Tradition Records, Audio Fidelity, Sussex Records, Skye Records, Sierra Records, Jewel - Paula Records, Fire & Fury Records, Chief Records, Enjoy Records, Cash Records, Arvee Records…

Our Labels

Everest Records

Everest Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Everest Records and sub-labels.

Everest was founded by Harry D. Belock and Bert Whyte of the Belock Instrument Corporation, in May 1958. The label was sold to Bernard Solomon, former accountant for the Belock Instrument Corporation, in 1962.

Roadshow Records

Roadshow Records

43 North Broadway acquired the exclusive worldwide copyrights to the Roadshow Record catalog and sub-labels.

Roadshow Records was founded by Fred Frank and Sid Maurer in 1972.

Roadshow created the Coast To Coast imprint, whose significant release was by British disco diva Kelly Marie.

Additional sub-labels and publishing companies: Liquid 8, Nature’s Music, Inc., Desert Moon Records, Inc., “0’ Productions, Inc., Desert Rain Music Limited (ASCAP), Desert Moon Songs, LTD. and Triple “0” Songs

The label’s stars included funk/disco band B.T. Express, R&B singing group Enchantment and gospel music legend Shirley Caesar.

Audio Fidelity

Audio Fidelity

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Audio Fidelity.

American label started by Sidney Frey in the mid 1950’s. Audio Fidelity (AF) became part of Audio Fidelity Records, Inc. in 1964 and of Audiofidelity Enterprises, Inc. in 1970.

In 1997, Colliers Media Company purchased AF out of bankruptcy and acquired by Margate Entertainment LLC in 2005.

Dauntless

Dauntless

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Audio Fidelity and sub-labels including, but not limited to, Dauntless.

Dauntless was established in the early 1960s as a subsidiary of Audio Fidelity.

Private Stock

Private Stock

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Private Stock Records.

Label was founded by Larry Uttal in 1974.

The label’s acts included Jose Feliciano, Samantha Sang, Cissy Houston, The Michael Zager Band, David Soul, Austin Roberts, Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band, Starbuck.

Jewel Records

Jewel Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Jewel Records.

Shreveport, Louisiana based label and record company founded by record distributor and jukebox operator Stanley Lewis in 1963 after being encouraged by Leonard Chess to start his own label. He created sister labels Paula Records (named for his wife) and Ronn Records in 1965 and 1966 respectively as the pop and blues divisions. He also started releasing gospel (with the 0000 series) in 1966.

Jewel remained active until Lewis sold the company to eMusic in the late 1990s which in turn ultimately was acquired by Fuel 2000, which has been reissuing parts of the Jewel/Paula/Ronn catalog in recent years.

Paula Records

Paula Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Paula Records.

Label and record company specialized in pop/R&B/country, subsidiary of Shreveport, Louisiana-based Jewel Records (3), launched in 1965. Named after company founder Stanley Lewis’ wife Paula.

Black Jazz Records

Black Jazz Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Black Jazz Records.

US jazz label founded 1971 in Oakland, CA, with financing and distribution provided by Dick Schory’s Ovation Records and managed by Gene Russell. The label was founded in order to showcase black musicians, invoking a more political and spiritual tone, and explored styles such as funk, free jazz, and soul jazz. 43 North acquired Black Jazz Records from Founder & Owner Dick Schory.
Artists included:
Doug Carn
Calvin Keys
Rudolph Johnson
The Awakening
Cleveland Eaton

Fuel 2000

Fuel 2000

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Fuel Records.

It was previously distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution and then Varèse Sarabande.

Janus Records

Janus Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Janus Records.

Artists who recorded for Janus included Al Stewart, The Whispers, Ray Stevens, Cymande, Pickettywitch, Cissy Houston, and Mungo Jerry.

Olympic Records

Olympic Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Olympic Records.

Legacy International

Legacy International

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Legacy International.

Period Records

Period Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Period Records.

US label known primarily for its classical and opera releases operating in the 1940s through to 1957. Recorded numerous jazz LPs as well, and numerous world recordings in the mid-to late 1950s. Originally related to the company Period Music Co. from New York, NY. Acquired in 1965 by Everest Records.

Tradition Records

Tradition Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Tradition Records.

American folk label started in 1966 by Bernie Solomon at Everest Records, after he bought Tradition.

Most of the original Tradition LPs were reissued by Tradition/Everest with new labels on the records, but initially with the original covers, sleeve notes and “TLP” catalog numbers, with the only noticeable difference being the addition of the statement “An Everest Records Production” or similar remarks on the back sleeve. Everest also reissued some of the original LPs with different covers and titles — with different catalog numbers, 4 digits all begining “2” and the prefix “TR”, and some covers were changed in later pressings.

Counterpoint Records

Counterpoint Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Counterpoint Records.

American label, originally established in 1949 as Esoteric by Bill Fox and Jerry Newman. In 1957 the label changed its name to Counterpoint, due to the increased emphasis on pop, jazz, and classical. The label was sold to Eichler Record Corporation in 1960. In 1963 the label and its catalog was sold to Everest Record Group, and the label was named Counterpoint / Esoteric Records.

HiFi Records

HiFi Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to HiFi Records.

Hollywood-based independent label founded in 1956 by Richard Vaughn that was among the pioneers of stereophonic recording. Hifi Records mainly output was Jazz & Pop-Instrumentals as well as it released influential albums in Exotica-music. 43 North Broadway, LLC. acquired exclusive worldwide rights to HiFi Records catalog.

Esoteric Records

Esoteric Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Esoteric Records.

American label established in 1949 by Bill Fox and Jerry Newman. The label was acquired by Everest Record Group in 1963. 43 North acquired all assets of Esoteric Records under its acquisition of Everest Record Group.
A few artists include:
El Pili
Harry And Jeanie West
Sonar Senghor And His Troupe
Claudia Muzio
New York Woodwind Quintet…

Astro Records

Astro Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Astro Records and sub-labels.

Applause Records

Applause Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Applause Records.

Applause was a US label from the early 1980’s

U.S.A. Records

U.S.A. Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to USA Records.

American label founded in Milwaukee in 1959.

Revonah Records

Revonah Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Revonah Records.

Society Records

Society Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Society Records and sub-labels.

Charlie Parker Records

Charlie Parker Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Charlie Parker Records.

Active between 1961-1965 and subsequently became a division of Audiofidelity Enterprises, Inc that continued to use the brand.

Concert-Disc

Concert-Disc

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Concert-Disc Records.

Concert-Disc is a US label first launched in 1958 by Concertapes, Inc. Distribution through Everest started in 1960.

Boardwalk Records

Boardwalk Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Boardwalk Records.

RKO Records

RKO Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to RKO Records.

US label from New York, NY, launched in 1956.
Often associated to Unique Records, later known as RKO Unique Records.

Warwick Records

Warwick Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Warwick Records.

Warwick Records was a British record company.

Sussex Records

Sussex Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sussex Records.

Early 1970s Los Angeles-based label founded by Clarence Avant and distributed by Buddah for the whole of its existence.

Everest Records Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music

Everest Records Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Everest Records Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music and sub-labels.

Everest Records Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music is an American folk and jazz label, originally founded as Archive Of Folk Music in 1965.

Beverly Hills Records

Beverly Hills Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Beverly Hills Records.

Beverly Hills Records was established in 1969 by the motion picture company Beverly Hills Studios with it’s record and publishing companies managed by Morris I. Diamond. In the 1970’s Diamond acquired the assets of Beverly Hills Records. 43 North acquired all rights to Beverly Hills Records from Diamond.

A few of the artists include:
Chet Baker
Debbie Reynolds
Melvin Van Peebles
Jaye P. Morgan…

Sansu Records

Sansu Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sansu Records and sub-labels.

Sansu Records is an American record label located in New Orleans, Louisiana, founded by Allen Toussaint and Marshall E. Sehorn in 1965

DCC Compact Discs

DCC Compact Discs

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to DCC Records.

Formed – 1986 & closed 2001

Former ABC-Dunhill Records promotions executive Marshall Blonstein, who served in the same capacity with Epic Records-CBS as well as serving as president of Island Records and co-founding Ode Records, (re-)launched Dunhill Compact Classics (sans ABC) in 1986 – a week after hearing his first CD in a record shop.

Baroque Records

Baroque Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Baroque Records.

Life Series

Life Series

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Life Series Records.

Life Series is a series on the HiFi Records label

Unique Records

Unique Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Unique Records.

Abco Records

Abco Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to ABCO Records.

A US jazz and blues label from Chicago, IL, founded by Joe Brown & Eli Toscano.

Gigatone Records

Gigatone Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Gigatone Records.

Metromedia Records

Metromedia Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Metromedia Records.

Metromedia Records is a US record label founded by Len Levy.

Omega Disk

Omega Disk

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Omega Disc Records.

Stardust

Stardust

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Stardust Records.

Skye Records

Skye Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Skye Records.

Skye Records was founded in 1968 by Norman Schwartz, Gabor Szabo, Cal Tjader and Gary McFarland.

Deesu Records

Deesu Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Deesu Records.

US soul record label founded by Allen Toussaint and Marshall E. Sehorn in 1970 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Some releases from the label spelled the name as “Dee-Su”.
The label sometimes quotes “Deesu” and sometimes “Deesu Records”

The label was associated with Sansu and was a division of Sansu Enterprises Inc. Early releases from the label were distributed by Dover Records, Inc.

Cash Records

Cash Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Cash Records.

American R&B record label located in Los Angeles, CA and founded by John Dolphin. Active from 1954 to 1968.

Specialized in rhythm and blues and vocal harmony groups aimed at a white teenage audience.

Part of the ‘Dolphin’s Of Hollywood’ roster of labels along with Money Records, Recorded In Hollywood, and Lucky Records.

Gryphon Records

Gryphon Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Gryphon Records.

Sierra Briar Records

Sierra Briar Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sierra Briar Records.

Recorded In Hollywood Records

Recorded In Hollywood Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Recorded In Hollywood Records.

Label founded in 1950 by John Dolphin, founder of the Dolphins Of Hollywood chain of record stores in Los Angeles. Dolphin built up an R&B music empire which laid some of the foundations of a West Coast black music industry.

The label concentrated on jazz and blues music.

Its first major hit, with R&B singer Percy Mayfield’s “Two Years of Torture”

Sierra Records

Sierra Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sierra Records.

Sierra Records is an Americana country and bluegrass label.

Seventy-Seven Records

Seventy-Seven Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Seventy Seven Records.

A 1970s era US record label that was a division of J. R. Enterprises, Inc.

Arvee Records

Arvee Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Arvee Records.

Label founded in the late 1950’s in Hollywood, California by Richard Vaughn, hence the label name, Arvee. Arvee’s most noteable hitmakers were the Olympics and the Marathons.

Ronn Records

Ronn Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Ronn Records.

Ronn was a subsidiary of Jewel Records, started in 1967 as an “uptown R&B and jazz” subsidiary. It was named for owner Stan Lewis’ younger brother, Ronnie Lewis.

Swan

Swan

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Swan Records.

HiFi Jazz

HiFi Jazz

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to HiFi Jazz Records.

HiFi Jazz is a sub label of HiFi Records a division of the Everest Record Group.

Hollywood Records

Hollywood Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Hollywood Records.

Bescol Records

Bescol Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Bescol Records.

Enjoy! Records

Enjoy! Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Enjoy Records.

Money Records

Money Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Money Records.

Money Records was founded by John Dolphin in 1954. Dolphin sold the label and its assets to Don Pierce of Hollywood Records 1957. 43 North acquired Money Records assets
A few artists:
The Larks “The Jerk”
Bettye Swann “Make Me Yours”
Memphis Slim “My Country Gal”
The Turks “I’m A Fool”

Destination Records 

Destination Records 

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Destination Records.

Chicago garage and soul label owned by Jim Golden, active c. 1964-67.

Everlast Records

Everlast Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Everlast Records.

Whit Records

Whit Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Whit Records.

Whit Records is an American record label based in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Sound stage 7 Records

Sound stage 7 Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sound Stage 7 Records.

Sound stage 7 Records is a subsidiary label of Monument started in 1963 by Fred Foster and later connected to John Richbourg and his assistant Allen Orange. It was mostly used for the release of Soul/R&B singles, and only released a small amount of LPs.

Artists on this label included Joe Simon, The Dixiebelles, Allen Orange, The O’Jays, Arthur Alexander, and Ivory Joe Hunter.

Scala Records

Scala Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Scala Records.

J.O.B. Records

J.O.B. Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to J.O.B. Records.

J.O.B. Records is a US blues record label formed in 1949 in Chicago, Illinois by Joe Brown & James B. Oden. Also appears as “J.O.B.” only or “JOB Records”.

The label was sold to Paula Records in 1972.

Sea-Horn Records

Sea-Horn Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sea-Horn Records.

Sea-Horn Records is a New York 1960s-era R&B label.

Crash Records

Crash Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Crash Records.

Whirlin' Disc Records

Whirlin' Disc Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Whirlin’ Disc Records.

Whirlin’ Disc Records is a US label active from 1956 to 1957 and founded by Bobby Robinson & Jerry Blaine.

Soul Power Records

Soul Power Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Soul Power Records.

Soul Power Records is a Shreveport, Louisianan label that operated closely with Jewel Record Corporation and was a division of Jewel Records

Fire Records

Fire Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Fire Records.

A New York record label associated with Bobby Robinson.

Fury Records

Fury Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Fury Records.

Sound Plus Records

Sound Plus Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Sound Plus Records.

Profile Records

Profile Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Profile Records.

Profile Records is a US label launched by Mel London in 1957 as a subsidiary of Chief Records

Coast To Coast Records

Coast To Coast Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Coast To Coast Records.

Archive Of Gospel Music

Archive Of Gospel Music

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Archive Of Gospel Music Records.

Glow Star Records

Glow Star Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Glow Star Records.

Glow Star Records is a Chicago-based soul and R&B label founded by deejay Al Benson, which existed from 1965 to early 1967.

AGE Records

AGE Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to AGE Records.

AGE Records is a US label active between 1957 and 1964.
It was owned by Mel London and was a subsidiary of Chief Records.

Mica Records

Mica Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Mica Records.

Mica Records is a Chicago-based soul and R&B label founded by deejay Al Benson, which existed from 1965 to early 1967.

Chief Records

Chief Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Chief Records.

Chief Records is a US blues label established by Mel London in 1957.

Cobra Records

Cobra Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Cobra Records and sub-labels.

Karate Records

Karate Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Karate Records.

Karate Records is a “Singles label” created by Herman D. Gimbel in 1964 following his acquisition of Stereophonic Records pioneer label Audiofidelity Enterprises, Inc.

Karate Records is a subsidiary of Audio Fidelity Records.

Mr. G Records

Mr. G Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Mr. G Records.

Mr. G Records is an American pop label based in New York City, and founded in 1967. The label was headed by Eddie Newmark.

Country Fidelity

Country Fidelity

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Country Fidelity Records.

Country Fidelity Records is a subsidiary of Audio Fidelity Records.

Tou-Sea Records

Tou-Sea Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Tou-Sea Records and sub-labels.

Susie Q Records

Susie Q Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Susie Q Records and sub-labels.

Artia Records

Artia Records

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Artia Records and sub-labels.

Red Robin Records

Red Robin Records

“Red Robin” was a US label launched in 1951 as “Robin Records” in New York.

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Red Robin Records and sub-labels.

Vault

Vault

43 North Broadway via acquisition owns exclusive worldwide copyrights to Vault Publishing.

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