Helping Children Help Themselves
According to Scholastic Corporation, "Joy Berry knows kids." Parents and teachers who buy her books and kids who read them agree. Joy Berry's realistic understanding of kids and her pragmatic approach to educating and empowering them began with a childhood vow to one day "
The Spectrum of Country Music
The Nashville Country Singers have been releasing albums together since 1962 when the introduced themselves with the album - Country and Western Top Hits of '62, with many other albums they released after such as, The Nashville Country Singers Sing the Hits of Glen Campbell and Eddie Arnold, Country and Western Gold Mine, I'm A Truck, I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry.
Jimi Hendrix's Personal Photographer
Ron Raffaelli was born in Hollywood California in 1943 and graduated with honors from the prestigious Art Center School of Design in 1967. He began his career as a independent photographer, producing album covers for MGM and Warner Brothers, along with shooting many artist's publicity photographs. He maintained his own studio on the Famous Melrose Avenue for 25 years.
Inspired Studios began in the late 1920’s as a plastic manufacturer of buttons for the garment industry and game pieces for the board game business under the name Synthetic Plastics Company (“SPC”).
Technological advances in the decades to come allowed the company to expand its repertoire to include products such as dice, poker chips, pawns, and other plastic-molded products. Following World War II, the Kasen’s discovered that his molding presses could be adapted to make phonograph records.
With this as inspiration, Daniel Kasen and his brother, Louis Kasen, founded the children’s record label Peter Pan Records, which eventually became the second largest manufacturer of children's records in the U.S.
Now, the oldest independent entertainment production and distribution company in America, Inspired Studios has expanded into the digital distribution of audio recordings, music publishing, video/film and ebooks with recordings.
In addition to its highly successful Inspired Pictures, Current, Parade and Peter Pan video labels, Inspired distributes several audio imprints including Compose (various artists and genres), Peter Pan (children’s), Compose (various), Mojito/Compose Tropico (Latin), Current (new age, lifestyle, and world beat), Mountain Dew/Compose Country (country), JA Classics (Jamaican Authentic), Guest Star (artists) and Power (club and dance).