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WaterTower Music, formerly New Line Records, is an American record label that is entertainment company Warner Bros.' in-house music label. The name and logo are based on the iconic Warner Bros. Water Tower.

WaterTower Music
WaterTower-Music.jpg
Parent companyWarner Bros.
(WarnerMedia)
Founded2000
FounderNew Line Cinema
Distributor(s)Universal Music[1]
(United States)
Sony Classical
(Worldwide)
GenreVarious
Country of originUnited States
LocationBurbank, California
Official websitewww.watertower-music.com

Contents

HistoryEdit

It was founded in 2000 as New Line Records by Jason Linn.[2] The company was distributed by Alternative Distribution Alliance, a part of Warner Music Group.[3]

On January 15, 2010, New Line Records was renamed as WaterTower Music with Linn now also reporting to Paul Broucek, president, music, Warner Bros. Pictures.[2] In March 2010, the company switch distribution from Alternative Distribution Alliance to Fontana, Universal Music Group's independent distributor.[3]

ReleasesEdit

ArtistsEdit

SoundtracksEdit

New Line RecordsEdit

Artist Album Details
The Blank Theory Beyond the Calm of the Corridor
  • Released: September 24, 2002
The Sounds Living in America
  • Released: November 11, 2002
Paris, Texas Like You Like an Arsonist
  • Released: May 4, 2004
Rolfe Kent Sideways
  • Released: October 12, 2004
Various Blade: Trinity
  • Released: November 23, 2004
Robbers on High Street Tree City
  • Released: February 22, 2005
Various Just Friends
  • Released: November 22, 2005
The Sounds Dying to Say This to You
  • Released: March 21, 2006
  • Chart positions: US #107
Various A Prairie Home Companion: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 23, 2006
  • Chart positions: US #160
Various Snakes on a Plane: The Album
  • Released: August 15, 2006
Thomas Newman Little Children: Original Motion Picture Score
  • Released: December 11, 2006
Midnight Movies Lion the Girl
  • Released: April 24, 2007
Various Hairspray: Soundtrack to the Motion Picture
  • Released: July 10, 2007
  • Chart position: US #2
Robbers on High Street Grand Animals
  • Released: July 24, 2007
Various Sex and the City: The Movie
  • Released: May 26, 2008
  • Chart position: US #2
  • RIAA certification: Gold
Various Sex and the City, Vol. 2: More Music
  • Released: May 26, 2008
  • Chart position: US #2
  • RIAA certification: —
Various 17 Again: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: April 21, 2009
Mychael Danna The Time Traveler's Wife (Music from the Motion Picture)
  • Released: August 11, 2009

WaterTower MusicEdit

Artist Album Details
Various The Hangover: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 9, 2009
Hans Zimmer Sherlock Holmes: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: January 12, 2010
Various Valentine's Day: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 9, 2010
  • Chart position: US #20
Ramin Djawadi Clash of the Titans: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 30, 2010
David Hirschfelder Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 21, 2010
Various Pretty Little Liars: Television Soundtrack
  • Released: February 15, 2011
Various Sucker Punch: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 22, 2011
  • Chart position: US #22
Various The Hangover Part II: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 23, 2011
James Newton Howard Green Lantern: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 14, 2011
Various Horrible Bosses: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 5, 2011
Various A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 6, 2011
Hans Zimmer Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 13, 2011
Various Project X (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  • Released: February 28, 2012
Various Dark Shadows: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 8, 2012
Various Rock of Ages: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 5, 2012
  • Chart positions: US #5
Various Magic Mike: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 26, 2012
Tom Tykwer Cloud Atlas
  • Released: November 6, 2012
Ryan Shore Spy Hunter: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 9, 2012
Various The Hangover Part III: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 21, 2013
Hans Zimmer Man of Steel
  • Released: June 11, 2013
Ramin Djawadi Pacific Rim: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 9, 2013
Mark Mothersbaugh The Lego Movie: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 4, 2014
  • Chart positions: US #37
Various If I Stay: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 18, 2014
Various This Is Where I Leave You: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 25, 2014
Hans Zimmer Interstellar: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 17, 2014
Various Focus
  • Released: February 24, 2015
Junkie XL Mad Max: Fury Road: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 12, 2015
Various Magic Mike XXL
  • Released: June 30, 2015
  • Chart positions: US #8
Various Vacation: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 24, 2015
Daniel Pemberton The Man From U.N.C.L.E.: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 7, 2015
Tom Holkenborg Black Mass: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 11, 2015
Various The Intern: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 18, 2015
John Powell Pan: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 2, 2015
David Wingo Our Brand Is Crisis: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 23, 2015
Ludwig Goransson Creed: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 20, 2015
Roque Banos In The Heart Of The Sea: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 4, 2015
Various How To Be Single: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: February 5, 2016
Max Richter The Leftovers: Music From the HBO® Series - Season 2
  • Released: February 19, 2016
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Cast Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Original Television Soundtrack: Season 1: Vol.1
  • Released: February 19, 2016
Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 18, 2016
Various A Cinderella Story: If the Shoe Fits – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: August 2, 2016
Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna Storks: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: September 16, 2016
James Newton Howard Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: November 18, 2016
Various Riverdale: Season 1 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: May 12, 2017
Daniel Pemberton King Arthur: Legend of the Sword: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: May 19, 2017
Rupert Gregson-Williams Wonder Woman: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: June 2, 2017
Hans Zimmer Dunkirk: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: July 21, 2017
Various Teen Titans Go! Songs From the Night Begins To Shine Special - EP
  • Released: July 28, 2017
Lorne Balfe Geostorm: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: October 13, 2017
Blake Neely Riverdale: Season 1 (Original Television Score)
  • Released: July 18, 2017
Danny Elfman Justice League: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: December 8, 2017
Alan Silvestri Ready Player One: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Released: March 30, 2018
Various Riverdale: Special Episode - Carrie: The Musical (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: April 19, 2018
Various Riverdale: Season 2 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: May 18, 2018
Blake Neely and Sherri Chung Riverdale: Season 2 (Original Television Score)
  • Released: Novembre 16, 2018
Various Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Season 1 (Selections from the Netflix Series) - EP
  • Released: March 15, 2019
Various Riverdale: Special Episode - Heathers: The Musical (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: March 21, 2019
Various Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Season 1 (Original Television Soundtrack)
  • Released: April 5, 2019

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New Releases - INgrooves Music Group". www.ingrooves.com/new-releases. Retrieved 2016-08-06.
  2. ^ a b Kilday, Gregg (January 15, 2010). "Warners rebrands New Line Records". The Hollywood Reporter. AP. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  3. ^ a b Chagollan, Steve; Chagollan, Steve (March 23, 2010). "Record labels get in the groove". Variety. Retrieved March 6, 2019.
  4. ^ Releases for Batman Begins (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

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