Yamaha Launch Their own in-House Record Label – Sign Leogun

It seems as though Yamaha are the latest brand to launch their own record label. Yamaha has announced their new in-house label, Yamaha Entertainment Group.

British rock act Leogun is the label’s first signing, and a five-song EP will be released Oct. 16, with the debut single, “Let’s Be Friends,” out Sept. 11. (A full-length LP is tentatively due in February 2013.) Warner’s Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) is handling marketing, promotion and releasing.

via – Billboard

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