> Innsbruck Records is a global management, label, media and distribution company representing and collaborating with a broad array of local and international artists, labels and publishers. Our mission is to discover, develop, globally distribute, support and mentor; fostering collective goals and protecting all intellectual property rights.
> After a decade touring as a bassist for world renowned artists, Maria earned a B.Sc., Psychology and then obtained a graduate biotech degree from Northeastern University in Boston and climbed the ranks to VP, Boston Life Sciences, Inc. Rounding out her corporate venture capital experience and expanding her entrepreneurial skills she co-founded ‘The House of O., Inc.’ – a custom furnishings / interior design company based in Boston.
> Feeling a gravitational pull toward the entertainment industry, Maria pursued law school to capitalize on her business acumen and solidify her knowledge of Intellectual Property – specifically, Patent, Copyright and Trademark Law. After earning her Juris Doctorate at Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Maria relocated to New York City to reconnect with the entertainment world by establishing a music division at MHN Management as Managing Director. In 2007 she began collaborating with 2x Grammy nominated, Genie (Oscar) winner and multi-platinum award winning Producer | Mix Engineer and nominated Songwriter, Roman Klun. They decided to merge their respective formidable networks to form a label. Maria also consults for Fortune 500 companies such as KPMG Advisory and MetLife.
Maria brings legal IP knowledge, solid corporate expertise and musical insight to complete the Innsbruck Records structure.
Based in New York City, Roman Klun is a 2X Grammy nominee, Academy Award winner, 5X Platinum and Gold Award winner for record sales at pop/rock, JPF-Hollywood nominee, 2X Juno winner, Golden Melody Award winner (Taiwan), #1 Album debut at Billboard, #1 debut at iTunes, thirteen #1’s at Jazz Radio, #2 at New York City’s iStandard Beat Producer Showcase and a top ten at Blues Radio. Noted as a forward thinking Producer | Mixer | Mastering Engineer, Roman Klun is recognized by the A.E.S. (Audio Engineering Society) for his work in 5.1 Surround Sound – Film, TV and Multi-Media Formats and for Apple’s MFiT (Mastered for iTunes): “Music as the Artist and Sound Engineer Intended.”
> Album credits of note: 24-7 Spyx, The Band 3, Anthrax, Devon Avenue, Chris Bergson Band, Peter Bernstein, A Tribute To Jackson Browne, Ben Butler, Dominic Chianese, Jimmy Cobb, Aaron Comess Group, Murali Coryell, George Coleman, Ornette Coleman, Eddie Henderson, Paul Intson, Mark Kostabi, Krishna Das, Spin Doctors, Kurt Elling, Orrin Evans, Jack Douglas, Steve Gadd, Lava Hay, David Hazeltine, The Holmes Brothers, Norah Jones, Marc Jordan, Morgan James, Eiji Kadota, Bill Laswell, Pete Levin, The Tony Levin Band, Elaine Paige, Gregory Porter, Harold Mabern, James Maddock, Jerry Marotta, Rick Marotta, The Met Band (featuring Joe Caro, Randy Brecker, Lew Soloff, Anton Fig, Blue Lou Marini, Conrad Korsch and Clifford Carter), Jane Monheit, Renne Rosnes, Sarah McLachlan, Murray McLauchlan, George Michael, Joan Osborne, Ceili Rain, Phil Ramone, Dave Rave, Haley Reinhart, Pete Seeger, Paul Stache, Lindiwe Suttle, Ian Thomas and Gino Vannelli, to name a few…
> Film, TV and Multi-Media credits of note: The Nut Job, Daniels Daughter, The Care Bears, One Track Heart, Sea Monsters, Survivor and various ABC-TV, CBS-TV, Hallmark, Nelvana, IMAX, Sonic Reality, Novalogic, Blizzard Ent., and 5.1 – LCR Surround Sound symphony film scores.
> Roman Klun also divides his time with “Sound Design” for Theatre and “FOH” live-sound for notable artists and venues.
> As one who never surrenders his devotion to the entertainment industry, Roman Klun has completed four full-length solo records with notable success and charting on British Columbia radio. As an experienced songwriter and musician, Roman has shared the live stage with Joey Eppard, 3 (Three), The Pete Levin Trio, The Joan Osborne band and has opened for the Legendary and 2X Grammy Award winner Levon Helm of “The Band” at the celebrated Midnight Ramble in Woodstock, NY. As a noted drummer, he has also performed on numerous studio recordings and live.
> Roman Klun is a member of The Recording Academy, past Executive Member of the AES (Audio Engineering Society) and is a member of the AFofM, ASCAP and SOCAN.
Roman Klun brings forward thinking concepts, international business, marketing, record production, engineering, songwriting and networking insight to Innsbruck Records.
photos by Bill Zules