Country Duo Leaving Thomas Joins MDM Recordings Inc. Artist Roster
New Single Release to Radio on December 25, 2016
Check out the teaser video for “Waiting Kind Of Girl” on YouTube
November 28, 2016; Toronto, ON / Calgary, AB – MDM Recordings Inc. (MDM) is thrilled to announce a new addition to their award-winning roster. Leaving Thomas, a Calgary-based energetic contemporary country duo, Annika Odegard and Bryton Udy join the MDM team, signing a 3-year licensing deal. The band will debut their first single, “Waiting Kind Of Girl”, to Canadian country radio on December 25, 2016. The single will be available worldwide on all digital platforms on December 30, 2016.
Shares Mike Denney, President of MDM, “When I first saw them online, I was instantly impressed with Leaving Thomas. Their infectious chemistry, strong harmonies, and fun, playful style just drew me in. This signing is an ideal complement to our roster of outstanding artists.”
Infectious energy, raw honesty, and musical freshness define Leaving Thomas’ musicality and performance style. “Waiting Kind Of Girl” features Udy’s captivating guitar, which complements Odegard’s melodic vocals powerfully describing the trials and tribulations of a turbulent love. Singer/songwriters (and best friends!), Odegard and Udy teamed up with producer Spencer Cheyne and recorded the new single at Alberta-based OCL Studios. The single was co-written by Odegard, Udy, Christopher O’Neil.
A sneak peek of the new single is available via their private MDM press page. To request access and log in for their press page, please email email@example.com.
ABOUT MDM RECORDINGS INC.: Founded in 2008, MDM Recordings Inc. (MDM) has evolved from one man’s passionate vision, to an award winning, global operation with presence throughout North America and Australia. Crowned the 2015 and 2016 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA®) Award™ Record Company of the Year, the Toronto based music label, distributor and artist management company MDM was created by Mike Denney. Denney, the 2014 and 2015 CCMA® Award™ Record Person of the Year, founded the organization fuelled by a personal drive to put the music back in the music business. To achieve this he strategically built a devout, likeminded group of leading industry professionals; a team affectionately referred to as the “road family”. Award winning musician/producer Mitch Merrett joined in partnership with MDM in the fall of 2009, bringing his vast creative, musical and business acumen to expand organizational activity and talent roster. In strategic complement to expand the scope of offerings to represented artists, in 2012 MDM partnered with CCS Rights Management to launch a new music publishing business, Little Red Bungalow. MDM is proudly distributed through Universal Music Canada.