Primary Wave Music signs Melissa to their Talent Management Roster
"I am so excited about the prospects for my music now,” explains Melissa. “Primary Wave has the creative insight and muscle to make the next half of my career a literal dream come true."
New York, NY (November 6th, 2013) – Grammy and Academy Award winning Melissa Etheridge has signed with the talent management division at Primary Wave Music, one of the largest independent music marketing, talent management, and music publishing companies in the US. As her new day-to-day management team, the rock icon and activist will now have the support of Primary Wave’s significant resources including its in-house teams of marketing, press, Film/TV and advertising licensing. Melissa Etheridge is Primary Wave’s newest addition to their management roster, which ranges from CeeLo Green, Natalie Imbruglia, Flyleaf, and Eric Benet, to Atlantic Record’s triple-threat Trevor Jackson, to the electronic worlds of Audien, and PaperCha$er, and even top music writers/producers like Ryan Hadlock (The Lumineers), and Ali Tamposi (Kelly Clarkson; Carrie Underwood). Currently, Melissa is gearing up to release a new box set of unreleased tracks, tentatively titled Unheard Of,plus a new studio album in late 2014,and also plans to hit the music festival circuit next year. Additionally in 2014, Melissa will begin production on a new documentary film, and will continue to record and grow her syndicated Melissa Etheridge Radio Show(Benztown Radio Networks), which is broadcast on stations throughout the US & Canada, and also gives her a platform to support and discuss various topics such as Breast Cancer Awareness, LGBT rights, and environmentalism.