BATH, UNITED KINGDOM; 23 AUGUST 2018 – Anthem Publishing Ltd has today announced it is in advanced negotiations to sell its Music Making titles to BandLab Technologies. The purchase is anticipated to complete in the next two weeks and encompasses MusicTech, MusicTech Focus, The Guitar Magazine, Guitar Classics, www.musictech.net and www.theguitarmagazine.com, as well as other associated websites and social media pages.
All staff are anticipated to transfer with the brands and BandLab Technologies will benefit from an extensive transitional services period to minimise disruption to existing suppliers and other relationships.
No further comment will be given before completion.
Lauren Hendry Parsons
+65 9272 7045
Bath-based Anthem Publishing is one of the UK’s most dynamic and fastest growing magazine publishers. With market-leading positions in the music, food and colouring sectors, Anthem is recognised as a creator of great brands and for its ability to rapidly respond to trends and opportunities. Anthem is a fast-moving, creative company that is constantly growing and enhancing its position in its chosen market sectors. https://anthem.co.uk/
BandLab Technologies is a collective of global music brands with a vision to connect the world of music. This includes BandLab, the group’s flagship digital product – a social music platform that enables creators to make music – and share the creative process with musicians and fans. Together, our brands share a passion. We’re driven by integrating the physical, digital and social supply chain, to enable better experiences, opportunities, and connections for all music lovers. Established in 2016, BandLab Technologies is headquartered in Singapore. For more information, visit https://corp.bandlab.com.
The Guitar Magazine is a home for all guitar lovers. Our in-depth equipment reviews, workshop features, artist interviews and vintage coverage make The Guitar Magazine a must-read. Whether you’re a casual strummer or a pro musician, The Guitar Magazine gives you all you need to learn, fix, build and play.
MusicTech magazine and MusicTech.net are an integrated magazine and website dedicated to the latest trends, technique, gear, and software within the world of music production. Both magazine and website are brought to you by a panel of dedicated experts working in the fields of recording, mixing, and mastering, across every major DAW and within studios packed with the latest and classic gear. We bring you the latest news as it happens, exclusive reviews of the latest studio hardware and software, in-depth technique features and round-ups of the best music gear.