Canadian American Records
ORIGINAL INDEPENDENT NEW YORK LABEL , EST. 1959
ORIGINAL INDEPENDEN NEW YORK LABEL , EST. 1961
ABOUT OUR RECORD COMPANY:
Canadian American Records
Caprice International Records
We Maintain an open door policy and are looking for Independent ARTISTS & BANDS with quality original finished songs and albums ready for RADIO RELEASE and DISTRIBUTION Worldwide in over 100 Countries....
C/A Records is owned by JOEY WELZ , a legendary musican who was with BILL HALEY and the COMETS (MCA) and will personally oversee your career, representing you at the MAJOR MUSIC CONVENTIONS around the world like MIDEM in Cannes France and The ASCAP EXPO in Hollywood, and the M.M.C. in Pa. He will also submit your music to his FILM & T.V. MUSIC SUPERVISORS in an effort in getting your music in FILM, MOTION PICTURE AND T.V. ADS. His mission is to elevate your success on the world wide music stage with his non exclusive RECORD DEALS explained in our SERVICES Blog.
OUR MISSION: To find QUALITY MUSIC by Independent ARTISTS & BANDS to release to radio and sell a million downloads and to Distribute Finished Albums through our Distributors : THE ORCHARD / SONY MUSIC, CD BABY, AMAZON, SPOTIFY, I-HEART RADIO, DEEZER, I-TUNES and many more making their music available everywhere in the world where music is sold and to achieve a Million Downloads and more.....We are a N.A.R.A.S Label and we submit our best ARTISTS & BANDS FOR GRAMMY NOMINATIONS each year....
Our CATALOG OF ARTISTS for the past 6 decades have sold millions of records and we have released hundreds of artists over the past 60 years , beginning with the MILLION SELLERS "SLEEP WALK" by SANTO & JOHNNY, THE BELMONTS, and PAUL SIMON'S first record. Through the years Joey Welz has produced many major artists namely: BILL HALEY'S COMETS, THE 4 TOPS, LINK WRAY. DANNY AND THE JUNIORS, ROY BUCHANNAN ,JIMMY JONES and many more representing all formats in popular music including METAL/ RAP/ HIP-HOP, SMOOTH JAZZ & COUNTRY....For a complete listing of all our new artists, go to THEORCHARD.COM & CDBABY.COM and our original sites at: joeywelz.com & canadianamericanrecords.net ....
MEET THE TEAM
WE ARE DISTRIBUTED WORLD WIDE THROUGH THE ORCHARD and SONY MUSIC and our Radio Singles are promoted to 10,000 Radio Stations by AIRPLAY DIRECT. Our staff includes several Industry Professionals : GERRY GRANAHAN, Founder of CAPRICE RECORDS, JOEY WELZ (CEO & Owner), CANADIAN AMERICAN RECORDS, PHIL SCHWARTZ, ANDREW LINGENFELTER, Technical Director, GABRIEL, VP, Producer , MICHAEL PATRICK, VP / A&R Director, DANNY BURDEN, VP Catalog, DAVID VANN, VP Management and FRANCES FISHER, Executive Secretary....
DEPARTMENTS INCLUDE PUBLISHING, ART DEPARTMENT AND CAPRICE INTERNATIONAL RECORDING STUDIO AND CAPRICE ENTERTAINMENT FOR BOOKING OUR ARTISTS AND BANDS. WE HAVE BEEN ASCAP PUBLISHERS WITH OUR COMET-TALE MUSIC SINCE 1965 AND B.M.I. PUBLISHERS WITH OUR URSULA MUSIC SINCE 1963. Our Professional Manager is JOEY WELZ and the ORCHRD.COM represent our million selling oldies for FILM AND MOTION PICTURE PLACEMENTS that were licensed through the years, especially ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK....
WORLD WIDE RADIO CD
1 Song On=$300
2 Songs On=$500
WORLD WIDE ALBUM DISTRIBUTION
100 Site Stores in 85 + Countries
One time administration & Uploading Fee to 100+ Store Sites in 85 Countries
One Time Charge-
MIDEM/ M.M.C./ ASCAP EXPO
and the top 12 Film Music Supervisors