ole in @Music Row

The following appeared in @Music Row on May 20, 2005.

INDUSTRY NEWS: Managing Partners Tim Laing and Robert Ott (former VP/GM BMGMP Canada) have opened independent music publisher ole in Canada. The publisher has signed songwriters Gerald O'Brien, Ben Dunk, James Huff, John Wesley Chisholm and rock artists Scarlett. Current catalogue and administrative agreements have ole controlling some 10,000 songs including hits by Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Martina McBride and Toby Keith. ole is also the Canadian sub-publisher for the Arc Music Group catalogue that has songs by Chuck Berry, John Lee Hooker, and Bo Diddley. Providing representation for the ole catalog in Nashville is Shane Barrett...