Clare Byrne has been appointed General Manager at Ignition Records.
Byrne has been with Ignition since 2007, most recently as Head of Marketing.
As Director of Marketing, Byrne has led campaigns including Noel Gallagher’s No.1 album High Flying Birds Back The Way We Came: Vol 1. (2011-2021)‘and the live album Oasis Oasis Knebworth 1996.
Byrne was formerly in Warner Music UK from 2002-2007 as a Creative Production Manager, working on repertoire for domestic and US labels including Reprise, Sire, Transgressive Records, Nonesuch and Sub Pop.
The Ignition Records roster includes Stereophonics, Courtetering and Scottish actor Dylan John Thomas.
Ignition also released Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds through Noel’s Sour Mash Records and the Oasis catalog through the band’s Big Brother Recordings label.
The company also invested in the Twickets fan ticket resale platform in 2016.
“We are delighted to announce Clare’s promotion to General Manager.”
Alec McKinlay, Ignition Records
Alec McKinlay, Director of Ignition Records, said: “We are delighted to announce Clare’s promotion to General Manager.
“Clare has been a key member of the team since she joined the company.
“Her experience, love of music, meticulous attention to detail and dedication make her perfect for the role.”
“I am proud to have been a part of Ignition’s growth over the years.”
Clare Byrne, added: “I have been proud to be a part of Ignition’s growth over the years and fortunate to work with some incredible artists.
“We are fully focused on each release, giving them the time, attention and resources they deserve, and value the close relationship with our leadership and partners. , who share our ambition.
“I welcome this opportunity to lead this amazing group of companies as we continue to build on our success developing lasting and meaningful relationships between our artists and their fans. surname.”Worldwide music business
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