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SoundExchange posts record royalty payments

SoundExchange posts record royalty payments Gated Content

US performance rights for sound recordings SoundExchange has announced total year-end royalty payments reaching $802.6 million (up 4% from $773.4 ...

by Emmanuel Legrand
on Feb 3rd 2016 at 2:20PM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world Gated Content

Songkick sues Live Nation

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Dec 23rd 2015 at 7:20AM
PRS For Music: SoundCloud deal is 'a good moment'

PRS For Music: SoundCloud deal is 'a good moment' Gated Content

PRS For Music members are looking forward to a Christmas bonus after the organisation finally licensed SoundCloud. The deal came ...

by Mark Sutherland
on Dec 21st 2015 at 4:28PM
Experience Hendrix renews agreement  with ASCAP

Experience Hendrix renews agreement with ASCAP Gated Content

Experience Hendrix, which represents the estate of Jimi Hendrix, has renewed its agreement with US rights society ASCAP for the ...

by Emmanuel Legrand
on Nov 19th 2015 at 10:18AM

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Spotify

Victory Records' catalogue back on Spotify Gated Content

Victory Records’ entire catalogue is back on Spotify following a row over potentially unpaid royalties.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Nov 12th 2015 at 12:07PM
CISAC reports royalty collections of €7.9bn

CISAC reports royalty collections of €7.9bn Gated Content

CISAC's latest global collections report shows a return to growth, with royalty collections for CISAC's 230 member societies reaching €7.9 billion in ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 27th 2015 at 10:07AM
Pandora reaches $1.5bn royalty milestone

Pandora reaches $1.5bn royalty milestone Gated Content

Pandora has hit a new milestone, generating more than $1.5 billion in all-time royalties for artists.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 24th 2015 at 11:22AM
BMI launches bonus payments

BMI launches bonus payments Gated Content

BMI has launched a bonus payment system for the most-played songs on a range of digital services.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 22nd 2015 at 10:58AM

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Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world Gated Content

Welcome to the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you the most important music industry ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 6th 2015 at 7:30AM
Germany

German composers, lyricists and music publishers call for bigger share of streaming revenues Gated Content

Publishers and music authors in Germany have issued a joint letter demanding a larger share of the revenues earned from ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 30th 2015 at 11:49AM
IFPI chief defends labels' pay outs to artists for streaming

IFPI chief defends labels' pay outs to artists for streaming Gated Content

IFPI chief executive Frances Moore has spoken out in defence of the level of streaming payments to artists.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jul 29th 2015 at 3:58PM
TuneCore artists' income rises 6% year-on-year

TuneCore artists' income rises 6% year-on-year Gated Content

Digital music distribution and publishing administration service provider TuneCore has announced its artists earned more than $35 million in Q2 of 2015, ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jul 29th 2015 at 3:32PM

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MIC

'Anti-artist' MIC Coalition takes membership hit Gated Content

Broadcaster NPR is the latest organisation to turn its back on the MIC Coalition – a group of companies including ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 15th 2015 at 3:47PM
MMF and FAC back Fair Play Fair Pay

MMF and FAC back Fair Play Fair Pay Gated Content

The MMF and FAC have lent their support to Fair Play Fair Pay.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 13th 2015 at 10:27AM
PRS

PRS for Music launches Streamfair Gated Content

PRS for Music is launching Streamfair, a campaign which aims to raise awareness about the need for legislative reform to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 3rd 2015 at 11:24AM
Portnow

Recording Academy on Apple U-turn: 'Once again, the creator's voice prevailed' Gated Content

The Recording Academy has commended Apple for the U-turn on its initial unwillingness to pay rights-holders for streams during the ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jun 23rd 2015 at 10:50AM

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German and French organisations latest to criticise Apple Music terms

German and French organisations latest to criticise Apple Music terms Gated Content

Music organisations in Germany and France have both written open letters condemning Apple Music’s plans for a three-month free trial ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jun 19th 2015 at 1:50PM
Sacem

SACEM sees 2.4% revenue dip in 2014 Gated Content

French authors' society SACEM collected €1.27 bn in 2014 and distributed €1.1 bn to rights holders, a 2.4% drop compared ...

by Emmanuel Legrand
on Jun 7th 2015 at 11:23AM
Managers respond to Sony/Spotify contract leak

Managers respond to Sony/Spotify contract leak Gated Content

The International Music Managers Forum (IMMF) has written an open letter on record label and music publisher deals in the ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 22nd 2015 at 11:01AM
CD Baby

CD Baby Pro now available to UK-based songwriters Gated Content

CD Baby is now offering its publishing administration service CD Baby Pro to UK-based songwriters.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 20th 2015 at 10:13AM
'Unfair' streaming subscription accounting 'favours bigger players'

'Unfair' streaming subscription accounting 'favours bigger players' Gated Content

Publishing and digital executives from MCPS, PRS for Music, Hospital Records and INgrooves aired a host of concerns about operating ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on May 8th 2015 at 10:12AM
ASCAP

US appeals court backs Pandora in ASCAP battle Gated Content

A US appeals court has rejected ASCAP’s bid to increase the rate that Pandora must pay to license its music, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 6th 2015 at 5:16PM
Pandora

Pandora FM radio station acquisition approved Gated Content

Pandora has secured its acquisition of US terrestrial radio station KXMZ-FM for $600,000, after nearly two years of awaiting for ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on May 6th 2015 at 10:16AM
Pandora/Google/Amazon

Amazon, Google and Pandora launch coalition to battle digital royalties hike Gated Content

Amazon, Google and Pandora have joined forces to launch a coalition to oppose efforts from musicians, publishers and record labels ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Apr 30th 2015 at 11:15AM
TuneCore

TuneCore artists earn $36m in Q1 2015 Gated Content

TuneCore's Q1 financial results show that its artists enjoyed 5% year-on-year growth on their first quarter earnings, bringing the total ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 29th 2015 at 3:10PM