STRANGE CHILD RECORDS is a new boutique music label launching January 2013. Created and developed by acclaimed songwriter and artist, Susan Toney, the innovative new label will focus on delivering high quality music from Country/ Pop/ Rock and Avant-Garde talents from around the world. STRANGE CHILD RECORDS looks forward to providing artists with a platform to express themselves and attain the highest visibility in an extremely competitive market.
With great passion and love for all genres of music, STRANGE CHILD RECORDS’ administrative and creative teams have developed a unique synergy that is destined to thrive in an ever-evolving industry. STRANGE CHILD RECORDS has retained Kings Road Group, International to handle all forms of Label Management, Marketing and Promotion Services for the label. Led in alliance under industry veteran John Bokowski, Jr., the combined Marketing Team of Kings Road Group has a proven track record of platinum and chart topping successes working with various music icons, including Michael Jackson, The Rolling Stones, The Eagles, Lionel Richie, 50 Cent, Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin, Kenny G, Nas, The Fugees, Xscape, Mariah Carey, Da Brat, Vanessa Williams, Brian McKnight, and Tony! Toni! Tone! among many others.
Coming later this year will be the release of The Susan Toney Band. With the Renaissance woman herself, Susan Toney, at the forefront, the band features a veritable who’s who of extraordinary musicians.
The rotating all-star lineup includes: Arno Lucas on percussion and vocals (Gladys Knight, Al Jarreau, Jackson Browne, Don Henley, Ricki Lee Jones); Chad Watson on bass and vocals (Janis Ian, David Arkenstone, Delaney Bramlett, Charlie Rich, Jr., Charlie Rich, Sr., Ronnie Milsap); Bekka Bramlett on background vocals (Vince Gill, John Oates, Robert Plant, LeAnn Rimes); Grammy-nominated Gospel artists, The McCrary Sisters on background vocals; Jane Getz on piano, keyboards and arrangements (Ringo Starr, Harry Nilsson, John Lennon); Mike Rojas on piano, B3 organ, and keyboards (Reba McEntire, Joss Stone, Blake Shelton); Steve Mackey on bass (Dolly Parton, Wynonna Judd, India Arie); Pat Buchanan on acoustic and electric guitar (Billy Ray Cyrus, Tim McGraw, Lionel Richie); Jack Holder on acoustic and electric guitar (Tracy Chapman, Travis Tritt, Memphis Horns); Bob Britt on acoustic and electric Guitar (The Judds, Wynonna Judd, John Wolfe); and last but certainly not least, Lynn Williams on drums and percussion (Phil Keaggy, Russ Taff).
With their chemistry and passion, this rich line-up of entertainers creates a captivating musical experience for all.
Stay tuned for The Susan Toney Band and more exciting projects from STRANGE CHILD RECORDS!