BMG buys Beds & Beats from Dave Bethell
BMG has purchased specialist UK production music company Beds & Beats.
The company was founded in 2008 by Dave Bethell and is widely used in the radio industry for promos, branding, idents and talkover beds.
BMG UK EVP Alexi Cory-Smith: “I am delighted to welcome Beds & Beats to BMG. Dave Bethell’s knowledge of the radio industry, radio techniques, radio infrastructures and key relationships with the industry figures will enhance BMG’s fast-growing production music offering.”
Dave Bethell told RadioToday: “I am very excited to be joining forces with BMG, a move which will allow us to deliver more music faster and expand into new territories while providing an even better service to clients.”
The Beds & Beats Catalogue comprises over 5,000 tracks, whilst BMG’s production music business already includes well-known brands such as X-Ray Dog and Music Beyond in the US and MusicDirector in Continental Europe.