Dublin Band Keywest Sign Exclusive Songwriting and Co-Publishing Deal

Peermusic, the world’s largest independent music publishing company and Mark Needham/Man Entertainment Inc., have entered into an exclusive songwriting and co-publishing deal in conjunction with Keywest, the 5 piece pop/rock group based in Dublin,Ireland.  The announcement was made by Sam Kling, Vice President A&R, Peermusic.

“We are thrilled to be working with such an exciting and talented new band,” said Kling, “both Mark and myself look forward to playing a hands-on role in the development of their already booming career.”  
Nominated for Most Promising New Act at the Meteor’s in 2010, the Dublin based band have had a busy 12 months playing venues across the country as well as travelling to and from Los Angeles recording their debut album, “The Message” which will be released in advance of their Academy show in October 2011.
The deal is a massive step for Keywest in their development as a top international act. "We still can't quite believe that one of the biggest publishing companies in the world has noticed our music and acknowledged it as being up there. We are really excited and looking forward to working with a great team of people and continuing our musical journey"
Founded by Ralph S. Peer in 1928, peermusic is the world’s largest global independent publishing company with well over a quarter of a million titles in the company’s catalogue.
For updates on Keywest see www.keywestofficial.com

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