There's a court suit here involving Rykodiscs Contacting the attorneys
might lead to information as to what happened to Ryco.
There's a note in Wikipedia about Everest Records and a note about the
35mm recordings being restored.
* Verna, Paul. "Everest Masters Restored from 35mm via SBM System",
Billboard, October 8, 1994, page 90.
There is an extensive article and discography here: No name on who wrote
this or did the research; a real failing of Wikipedia:
article has links to other related information.
The above, of 2017, does not say anything about rights going to
Universal, which owned Warner Bros. Music; sold to a private investor
group around 2000.
*Trescott Research - Paul T. Jackson *
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On 3/24/2018 5:26 PM, Thomas Stern wrote:
> a while ago MARK JENKINS of Countdown Media indicated they owned the
> Everest holdings, with some question about the material sold to RYKO.
> Anyone know what the current status ? Any significant releases on CD ??
> I would particularly like to know if any of the corporate records,
> recording session records exist for the TRADITION label. This was
> sold to RYKO, there is question whether RYKO actually completed the
> Ryko was sold to Universal, so if there was documentation it probably went
> to Universal. Anyone know contacts there ??
> Also possible someone from the old Ryko organization has records - anyone
> have a contact ??
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