Elektra (1950–1989, revived 2009–06-01; read annotations before use)
please link releases between 1989–2009 that bear the logo with a lowercase "e" perched atop an inclined capital "E" to Elektra Entertainment even if the label name just says "Elektra".
1950: formed as Elektra Records
1989: renamed to Elektra Entertainment
1994–2004: renamed again to Elektra Entertainment Group (profile since folded back into this label page)
2004-02: merged into Atlantic Records and moved under Atlantic Records Group
2009-06-01: formally revived as independent entity Elektra under Warner Music. the new Elektra uses a modified version of the circa-1970s Elektra logo.
artysmokes said: Encompasses Elektra/Reprise/Rhino. Where more than one logo appears, try to use the label name that matches the cat number and annotate the release with further details.
Elektra Records (Elektra Entertainment Group Inc.) is an American record label owned by Warner Music Group. In 2004, it was consolidated into WMG's Atlantic Records Group. After five years of dormancy, the label was revived as an imprint of Atlantic in 2009, and is now run by Jeff Castelaz.Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license