The One Question You Must Ask Yourself Before Dropping A New Track

Once you’ve completed that perfect new single, you’re going to want to share it with the wold immediately. Before releasing new music to the public, however, there’s one question you. Continue reading

Share on:

Does Your Music Qualify For YouTube’s Content ID System?

The YouTube content ID fingerprinting system can enable content owners like artists and labels to identify and track the material that they own on the platform – provided, that is,. Continue reading

Share on:

Everything You Need To Know About Music Advances

For artists who have poured their blood, sweat, and tears into their work, finally getting the financial validation of an advance can be an exciting moment, but as with so. Continue reading

Share on:

Guide To Best Album Sequencing

Even living as we are in the age of streaming, albums aren’t going anywhere, and the order in which the songs appear can make or break an album. Here we. Continue reading

Share on:

Years Of Copyright Maximalism Is Killing Pop Music

When the “Blurred Lines” decision was handed down – stating that creating a song that had too similar of feel to a preexisting track was infringement, many warned that the. Continue reading

Share on:

Set Goals For 2020, Plan For A Year Full Of Music (And Money)

As 2020 draws to a close, now’s the perfect time to plan for an upcoming year of success in the music industry. Here, we break down some important goals to. Continue reading

Share on:

What You Must Know Before Splitting Royalties

When it comes to releasing new music that results from collaborative effort, it’s important know not only who contributed to what on each the track, but how much of the. Continue reading

Share on:

Radio Faces Another Defeat In Royalties Battle, Which Could Be A Look Into Its Future

Radio has long held the upper hand over songwriters an artists when it comes to royalty payments, but it looks as though the tides could be turning, if recent verdict. Continue reading

Share on:

Impending Problems For YouTube Creators

For those creators who depend on YouTube for fan outreach, 2020 could be throwing some serious curveballs. Here we break down three major changes to that platform that spell trouble. Continue reading

Share on:

Indie Music Publisher: ‘We Are Not Blind To The Harsh Economic Realities Of Streaming’

In this anonymous interview, Chris Castle/Music Technology Policy speak with an independent publisher about their role in a streaming-based music economy where money is made in percentages of pennies, and. Continue reading

Share on: