Emerging electronic pop artist Lyra has inked a multi-year global publishing deal with Imagem Music UK.
Influenced by the likes of Kate Bush, Lykke Li and Bat for Lashes, Irish artist Lyra has spent the past year writing with the likes of Braque (Rag N Bone Man, Bastille), Nico Rebscher (Aurora) and Phil Cook (Birdy).
Commenting on the new deal, Ed Poston, Senior A&R at Imagem Music UK commented “We are delighted to be working with Lyra. She is an incredible songwriter who creates powerful and engaging songs that move people.
“Partnering this great music with her incredible voice and stagecraft make Lyra very exciting. We are looking forward to a bright future with her.”
“Lyra is an incredible songwriter who creates powerful and engaging songs that move people.”
Ed Poston, Imagem
Manager Victoria Becks of Tileyard Music added “We are extremely excited that Lyra has joined the wonderful Imagem family.
“Lyra is an incredible talent; both as an artist and as a writer – Kim and Ed really recognise that and I’ve no doubt that partnering with them, alongside their formidable team, can only result in something very special.”
Lyra commented “From the first time I met Ed and Kim I just knew I wanted to join forces with them. They’re so passionate and proactive and they really understand what I’m setting out to achieve – so delighted to go on this journey together! Their roster is fantastic and it feels like I’m joining a very unique, caring family. ”
Lyra’s music has this year been synched in MTV’s Teen Wolf and E! Entertainment’s The Royals.
She has also sold out three shows in Ireland, as well as two in London, while playing festivals including The Great Escape, Music Cork and Electric Picnic.
(L to R) Ed Poston (Imagem), Sonia Diwan (Sound Advice), Kim Frankiewicz (Imagem), LYRA, Victoria Becks (Tileyard).Music Business Worldwide