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John Anderson

John is the Managing Director of EMI Music Publishing Australia (an affiliate of EMI Music Publishing Worldwide); a Director of EMI Group (Australia) Holdings Pty Limited; a Director of APRA (Australasian Performing Rights Association); a Director and former Chairperson of AMCOS (Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society Limited) and a Director of AMPAL (Australasian Music Publishers Association Limited).

John is a 30+ year music publishing industry veteran who has has built a reputation for fostering Australian music at grass roots level and has been involved with the success of many songwriters and bands including Men at Work, Savage Garden, Dragon, Mi-Sex, Air Supply, Icehouse, Jimmy Barnes, Iva Davies (Icehouse) Divinyls, Diesel, Baby Animals, The Wiggles, Tina Arena and Regurgitator. More recently he has achieved with success through The Presets, Pip Brown (Ladyhawke), The Veronicas, Tim Freedman, Grinspoon, Mark Sholtez, Justin Burford (End Of Fashion); The McClymonts, Troy Cassar-Daley, Catherine Britt, Felix Riebl (The Cat Empire), Shannon Noll, Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Karnivool & Sally Seltmann.

EMI Music Publishing Australia also represents a vast and diverse catalogue of international repertoire including such classic and new artists as Billy Joel, Lou Reed, Queen, Pink Floyd, Dolly Parton, Carole King, ABKCO (Rolling Stones back catalogue), Rod Stewart, the Motown songbook, Ozzy Osbourne, Slade, Sting, Take That, Jewel, Norah Jones, Beyonce, Pink, Jay Z, Rob Thomas, Alicia Keys, James Blunt, Arctic Monkeys, Gorillaz, Sean "Puffy" Combs, Bryan Adams, Goo Goo Dolls, Fergie, Ben Harper, Kanye West, Rihanna, Bloc Party, Amy Winehouse and Good Charlotte.

EMI Music Publishing Australia also has direct relationships for the Walt Disney Music, Elvis Presley Enterprises and Paul McCartney catalogues for Australia/New Zealand.

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John Anderson

John Anderson