Rod Smallwood

Real Name:
Roderick Charles Smallwood
Profile:
English music executive / artist manager born 17th of February 1950 in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Best known as the co-manager of the British heavy metal band Iron Maiden. With his business partner Andy Taylor, he founded The Sanctuary Group PLC.

In 1971, Smallwood undertook a job at a London booking agency, Gemini. Soon moved to rival agency Management Agency And Music, Ltd. (MAM), working as a booking agent, after 18 months with them, he began managing English rock act Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel. In 1974 Harley started Trigram, his management agency, and Smallwood undertook the management of punk rock act Gloria Mundi.

In 1979, Smallwood contacted Iron Maiden's Steve Harris, and arranged two pub gigs for the group in London's west end. He was not the bands full time manager until arrangement of band's signing to EMI Records Ltd. and publishers Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. at the end of the year.

In 1976 alongside long term business associate Andy Taylor (16), Smallwood Taylor Enterprises Ltd., is established to provide creative management to music artists. In 1981 Sanctuary Music Ltd. is the first company to adopt the "Sanctuary" name (taken from an Iron Maiden track)

The holding company Smallwood Taylor Group Ltd. is established in 1985, subsidiaries at this time included: Sanctuary Music Ltd., Sanctuary Music (Overseas) Ltd., Ross Halfin Ltd., Fair Warning (8) Ltd., Sanctuary Productions, Inc., Sanctuary Music, Inc.. In 1988 Smallwood Taylor Group Plc is renamed The Sanctuary Group Plc (not to be confused with Sanctuary Records Group Ltd., which was a subsidiary of that holding company formed in 2000, following the acquisition of Castle Music Ltd.)

In November 2006, he resigned from The Sanctuary Group PLC (which is now known as Universal SRG Group Ltd. and forms part of the Universal Music Group) and formed Phantom Music Management Ltd. with Andy Taylor.

Current directorships (as of 2018)
- Sanctuary Management Productions Ltd.
- Helloween Ltd.
- Trooper Enterprises Ltd
- Focus Business Management
- Raw Power Management Ltd.
- Phantom Music Management
- Iron Maiden Overseas Ltd.
- Iron Maiden Publishing Overseas Ltd.
- Iron Maiden Holdings Ltd.
- Total Productions Ltd.
- Iron Maiden Ltd.
- Maiden Hell Limited

Resigned directorships:
- Search And Destroy Records Ltd (2008)
- Twenty-First Artists Ltd. (2006)
- Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. (2006)
- Sanctuary Enterprises Ltd. (2006)
- Sanctuary Records Ltd. (1996)
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Rod Smallwood Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

Rod Smallwood - Inside The Electric Circus album art W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. - Inside The Electric Circus (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records Japan 1986 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Powerslave album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Powerslave (Album) Capitol Records US 1984 Sell This Version

Production

Rod Smallwood - Live After Death (World Slavery Tour '85) album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Live After Death (World Slavery Tour '85) Picture Music International Australia 1985 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Flight 666 (The Film) album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Flight 666 (The Film) (Comp, Album) UMe US 2009 Sell This Version
NMHL01 Rod Smallwood - Rhythms Of The Beast album art Nicko McBrain Nicko McBrain - Rhythms Of The Beast(DVD-V, Ltd, RM, Multichannel, PCM) N McBrain Holdings NMHL01 UK 2010 Sell This Version
5099930159792 Rod Smallwood - En Vivo! (Live At Estadio Nacional, Santiago) album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - En Vivo! (Live At Estadio Nacional, Santiago)(Blu-ray, RP, Multichannel, DTS) Parlophone 5099930159792 Brazil Unknown Sell This Version

Technical

Rod Smallwood - Live After Death album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Live After Death (Album) EMI, EMI Europe 1985 Sell This Version
REMIX Rod Smallwood - Banned (What Is This) (Remix) album art Luke Luke - Banned (What Is This) (Remix)(12", W/Lbl) Luke Records REMIX US Unknown Sell This Version

Visual

Rod Smallwood - Heavy Metal Army - Maiden Japan Live !! album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Heavy Metal Army - Maiden Japan Live !! (MiniAlbum, EP) EMI Italy 1981 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - The Number Of The Beast album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - The Number Of The Beast (Album) EMI, EMI Yugoslavia 1982 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Piece Of Mind album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Piece Of Mind (Album) EMI Japan 1983 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Powerslave album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Powerslave (Album) Capitol Records US 1984 Sell This Version
105468 Rod Smallwood - Live After Death Vol 1 album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Live After Death Vol 1(Cass, Album) EMI 105468 Chile 1985 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Blind In Texas album art W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. - Blind In Texas (Single) Capitol Records UK 1985 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Live After Death album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Live After Death (Album) EMI, EMI Europe 1985 Sell This Version
31C 064 240508 Rod Smallwood - Head Tactics album art Samson (3) Featuring Bruce Dickinson Samson (3) Featuring Bruce Dickinson - Head Tactics(LP, Comp) Capitol Records 31C 064 240508 Brazil 1986 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Somewhere In Time album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Somewhere In Time (Album) EMI Colombia 1986 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Inside The Electric Circus album art W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. - Inside The Electric Circus (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records Japan 1986 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Live... In The Raw album art W.A.S.P. W.A.S.P. - Live... In The Raw (Album) Capitol Records Germany 1987 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son (Album) EMI France 1988 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Purgatory · Maiden Japan album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Purgatory · Maiden Japan (Comp) EMI, EMI UK 1990 Sell This Version
Rod Smallwood - Killers album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Killers (Album) EMI South Korea 1981 Sell This Version
CDM 0700-470, cdm 0700-470 Rod Smallwood - Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son / Single Collection 4 album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son / Single Collection 4(CD, Comp, Unofficial) CD-Maximum, CD-Maximum CDM 0700-470, cdm 0700-470 Russia 2000 Sell This Version
7243-541277-2-4 Rod Smallwood - Beast Over Hammersmith album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - Beast Over Hammersmith(2xCD, Album, Unofficial) EMI (2) 7243-541277-2-4 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
7243 5 44320 9 5 Rod Smallwood - The History Of Iron Maiden Part 1: The Early Days album art Iron Maiden Iron Maiden - The History Of Iron Maiden Part 1: The Early Days(2xDVD-V, NTSC) EMI 7243 5 44320 9 5 Brazil 2004 Sell This Version