TuneCore has launched its digital music distribution and publishing administration service in France. The announcement was made at today's MaMA Event in Paris. Tunecore.fr is the third European market in the comoany's international expansion, joining TuneCore Germany and UK.
In an effort to cater its offerings in France to the needs of local independent artists, TuneCore has expanded its artist services through exclusive partnerships in the French market including, ConfliktArts, which allows artists to manufacture CDs, Vinyls and Merchandising, and KissKissBankBank, the leading French crowdfunding company. Other local partnerships include Audiofanzine, Woodbrass, and imusic-school and Vinyl It.
TuneCore’s portfolio of artist services including YouTube Sound Recording Revenues, LANDR, TuneCore Fan Reviews, and Radio Airplay, as well as TuneCore’s world-class customer service will also be available to all customers. Additionally, French artists will have access to on-the-ground support and industry knowledge of music industry veteran Mathieu Rousselot, who will serve as the TuneCore Brand Manager for France.
“With our expanding international customer base coupled with the constantly evolving music industry, our goal is to continue to support our artists at the local level by giving them the resources and tools they need to be successful,” said Scott Ackerman, CEO at TuneCore. “France has a vibrant independent music community and our expansion into the French market is a natural fit in furthering our mission to bring more music to more people worldwide while continuing to establish TuneCore as a leader in the international digital music distribution market.”