Steve Vai Signs with Round Hill Music For Back Catalogue and New Albums

Guitar legend Steve Vai has signed a new deal with Round Hill Music for a North American/UK Administration Deal. This covers Steve’s back catalog as well as future new releases. Among Vai’s three decades in music, Vai took lessons at an early age from Joe Satriani, attending Berklee College of Music, at 18 he began his professional music career transcribing for, and then playing with Frank Zappa, playing in David Lee Roth’s band, and countless solo albums and guest appearances. Continue reading

Former Judas Priest Guitarist K.K. Downing Sells His Publishing Rights To Round Hill Music

Following a financial downturn which included his failed plans for a luxury resort on his Golf Course property in the UK, former Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing has sold his share of his stake in the bands’ back catalog. This includes classic hit songs such as ‘Breaking The Law’, ‘Living After Midnight’, ‘Painkiller’ and many more. According to a published report by Billboard, Round Hill Music, a giant in the music publishing and licensing world has acquired Downing’s stake in the Priest songbook. Continue reading