Skateboard Marketing Ltd.
15th CMJ Convention Anniversary Showcase
September, 21st 2006
The Bowery Poetry Club, New York
Skateboard Marketing Ltd., North America's premiere independent radio promotion company is proud to announce their 15th anniversary. The company who's specialty
is hard rock and heavy metal radio promotion. Skateboard Marketing Ltd. was founded by former PolyGram Records Radio Promotion Executive Munsey Ricci in 1991.
Ricci who created the first metal department for PolyGram Records in New York. Thus filling a much needed gap for the company's ever growing roster. He quickly
established Skateboard Marketing Ltd. based on extreme music for Indie, major and European Labels who otherwise would not have has an outlet for North America's
hungry music scene. "There is something more important than just getting a record played on the radio" states Munsey Ricci. "It's about the metal fan and all fans of music
in general" Someone has to be there to for them and the bands, labels and management companies that would otherwise not have an outlet to expose their music.
The company has handled in the past fifteen years legendary rock and metal heavyweights as Black Sabbath, Metallica, Pantera, Kid Rock, Motorhead, Iron Maiden,
Judas Priest, Morbid Angel and Black Label Society among countless others. The company continues to be the frontlines focusing on the aggressive edge of the musical
Highlighting the company's Fifteen years there will be a private showcase during this years 2006 CMJ Music Convention In New York. This is a yearly tradition, like a
right of passage for the entire metal Community to converge and bond. Talent will be announced next week. It is a joint venture with Century Media Records who also
celebrate their 15th anniversary and Victory Records in Chicago.
Featuring a wealthy roster with the company's leading artists for the past 15 years, it's an awesome ride. Both myself, and Richie Burke, are looking forward to another
Still Loud, Still Hard, Still Heavy.
Walter Price from EXPN/ABC Radio
|Victory Record's Mike Jakubow||Dale Resteghini from Ragging Nation Films||Scars Of Tomorrow, Munsey and Greg Gura|
|Munsey and Greg Gura with the Jager Girls||An autographed Pair of Lemmy's Boots for the TJ Martell Auction||Concrete Marketing's Russ Gerrior and Warcon Records Hadley Poole|
|Billy G from Biohazard and Suicide City and Munsey Ricci||Munsey, Smitty and Russ Gerrior||Kurt from Century Media Records, Travis from WXCI, Jim Shea from WRHU|
|Aimee Kristi from WRAT FM in South Jersey||Eric Corbin from Insideout Music, Andrew Gelardi from AAG Management, Rachel Martinez from MCP Management and Klinger from Built Upon Frustration||Amy Sciarretto, Roadrunner Records, Munsey, &Eric Cole from Rock Ridge|
Munsey, Dave V and Andrew Kemendo from KAFA FM
|FMQB's Mandy Feingold||Jenn from Sucide City MC's the Night|
|Mike Milford from Scars Of Tomorrow||Kevin Fifield From Scars Of Tomorrow||Mike Boccuzzi From Scars Of Tomorrow|
|Joey Atkins From Scars Of Tomorrow||Munsey with Leo Lavoro from Escapi Music||Munsey, Mike Gitter from Roadrunner Records, Bagel and Jimmy Archey|
|A Skateboard Marketing Ltd. Staff Photo: Munsey Ricci, Richie Burke and Jim Shea||CMJ's Jon Rayvid||Eric the Bastard from KASF FM, Scarlett from Scarlett's Web and Richie Burke|
|Jen Jeneral Graham from Metal Blade Records||Frank Webb from WTFX FM, Munsey and Raul from Throwdown Records|
|Munsey and TJ Martell's Greg Gura|