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    Just emailed a friend who I have not spoken with in about 7 months and this was his reply. He had good ties with someone that worked or works for SRO management.

    Here it is...

    Ray Daniels is out, but I do not know who the new management group is.
    Ray's deal actually had him receiving royalties on old VH Albums, but
    issuing the remasters eliminated that........

    I know most of us have known that Ray Daniels had been ousted. But what is interesting that I never knew was the reason for the remasters.



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    I always assumed the reason for the Remasters was to drum up interest in Classic VH. But the RD thing makes sense.

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    Probably a little of both. Good riddance Ray.

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    thanks for coming out, leave your jersey in the stall, and don't let the door slam on your way out

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    Wouldn't he also receive royalties on the old ones that WEREN'T remastered, i.e. 5150, FUCK, etc.? Why didn't they just remaster them all? That would fuck up his royalties big time!

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    Well, at least the part about Ray wanting royalties from past VH albums was true according to Sammy's book.

    Ray, I really hope you come across a big VH fan off the street. Don't wanna know what would happen.



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    Goodbye Ray, please let the door hit you on the way out.

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    Strange is even more beautiful.

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    Donor

    It still blows me away that an established act like VH would give a portion of their catalog album sales to a new manager. I know Eddie isn't the best businessman in the music biz, but jesus, what were they thinking?

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    rxman hit the nail on the head for me. Great post man!

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