About Lava Publishing
Started in 2015 by longtime record executive Jason Flom, Lava Publishing is home to a stable of songwriters, producers, and artists. With a growing roster of both established and emerging talent, Lava has expanded into the publishing game as a force to be reckoned with. Under the administration of Kobalt, Lava Publishing prides itself on providing the personal attention of an independent and the services of a major.
Who is the mysterious songstress that is featured alongside the likes of Ed Sheeran, Kanye West, and Lana Del Rey on one of the most anticipated albums of the year, The Weeknd’s Beauty Behind The Madness? Maty Noyes. The free spirited Maty Noyes moved to Nashville at 16 in order to pursue music, and was signed by LAVA Records within just a few months. Now living in Los Angeles and working with top producers such as Stephan Moccio she is preparing to release her debut album. Now Noyes is ready to share the voice that has received the endorsement of pop music’s current king.
Sam Sumser is yet another big talent that’s emerged from the musical hub that is Northern Virginia. He has surrounded himself with music since the very beginning, playing in bands from childhood up until his decision to become a full time writer/producer. Sam isn’t only great, he’s also versatile which allows him to take part in many different types of projects. He has cuts with the likes of Jason Derulo, Usher, Dawin, and the Plain White T’s. Aside from what’s already been released, he’s currently working with Austin Mahone, R.City, Daniel Skye, Conrad Sewell, Dr. Luke, Chloe Angelides, and Eric Hudson.
Liza Owen began her career as an artist across the pond where she worked alongside the writers and producers of the F-Block crew. Since then, she’s made several trips to Los Angeles. Working with the likes of Stanaj, Sam Sumser, Kanye West, Timbaland, Ritual, Steve Mac, Robopop and Ali Tamposi.
Hailing from Miami, Max Matluck jump-started his songwriting career with sync placements in films like 22 Jump Street and Get Hard. Since moving to Los Angeles, Max has worked with a wide-ranging list of producers, songwriters, and artists, including Travis Mills, Adam K, and Mau y Ricky Montaner, JT Roach, Savoir Adore, and MAKJ.
Ricky Luna is a 2015 Latin Grammy award-winning producer with fantastic success in the sync world. His music has been licensed for Project X, Step Up, 22 Jump Street, Get Hard, and Ride Along 2, campaigns for Stoli Vodka the FIFA world cup, and others. He's also worked on songs with the following artists; Britney Spears, David Guetta, Will.i.Am, Havana Brown, OkGo, Psy, LMFAO and created the K-POP smash single "Ringa Linga" for YG entertainment.