Primary Wave is purchasing Blue Mountain Publishing, which was launched by Island Records founder Chris Blackwell in 1962 and is home to the songs by Bob Marley, U2, Toots and the Maytals, Free, John Martyn and others, two sources tell Variety. Terms of the deal were not clear at press time.
Primary Wave is a multifaceted publishing, management, film & TV and marketing company founded by Larry Mestel in 2006. It is one of the largest independent entertainment companies in the U.S.
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