A multi-platinum writer/producer from the UK. Now based in New York, Simon Perry has helped develop and launch the careers of many hit acts.
In the UK, he's had 4 #1 albums and 7 Top 20 singles. He also co-wrote and produced Echo and The Bunnymen's critically acclaimed 11th studio album The Fountain. In the US, Simon has written and recorded extensively for film and TV; placements include Desperate Housewives, Brothers and Sisters and The Vampire Diaries.
Simon is co-owner and founder of Archangel Media, which brings together a network of artists and producers for licensing and publishing. His co-founder is Maria Alonte, VP Licensing at Universal Music, where she oversees Sync for Island Records, Republic Records, and Def Jam Recordings. The Company has successfully placed featured songs in Nashville, Revenge, Desperate Housewives, Army Wives, The Vampire Diaries, The C Word, Switched at Birth, Caged, Body of Proof and Bones.
Full credits on IMDB here.
Simon currently co-manages 2013 Sony/ATV signing Wolvereen with Peter Leak at Red Light Management (Dido, Avril Lavigne). In 2011, he collaborated with Bonnie McKee (Katy Perry, Tao Cruz, Britney Spears) on Chicago DJ duo Moneypenny
In 2013, Simon joined ReverbNation as SVP of Creative and Head of A&R. In 2015 he was promoted to Chief Creative Officer. His responsibilities include overseeing the company’s Artist Development initiative, incorporating Curation, Rights Management and the ReverbNation CONNECT program.
He is published by Kobalt Music.