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Associate Member Spotlight: tuneteams

Posted on August 24, 2015 by

tuneteams helps music companies find and negotiate recording license and sub-publishing deals. tuneteams is an online B2B marketplace with the mission to help music companies build international businesses and to find new music available for license. Submitting music to tuneteams is free. tuneteams takes a commission (7%) on a deal’s advance payment only if you find a deal. Check out ...

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Labels and Artists – Search SoundExchange’s PLAYS Database

Posted on August 12, 2015 by

Sound recording owners and artists can now more effectively track their repertoire within SoundExchange via the PLAYS search database. PLAYS allows users to determine if royalties are owed to them, or to monitor digital performances. This is also a good time to remind everyone that 50% of SoundExchange’s performance rights royalties are paid directly to sound-recording owners, 45% are allocated ...

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SXSW PanelPicker: Vote for A2IM Panels

Posted on August 10, 2015 by

The annual SXSW PanelPicker is now open! Get info on the following A2IM community panels and cast your vote in support of the following: Creative Convergence: Artists as Labels Organized by Molly Neuman (A2IM) http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/48015 Advocating for Musicians: Why DC Matters Organized by Jeremy Peters (Ghostly International) http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/46591 The Hunt for the Next Great Metal Band Organized by Eric German (Mitchell ...

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Support the Music Community’s DOT.MUSIC Internet Domain Bid

Posted on August 10, 2015 by

A2IM joined over 130 global music organizations representing 95% of music consumed globally in support of DOT.MUSIC’s ICANN generic top level domain (gTLD) bid. The supporting organizations include AIM, Americana Music Association, ASCAP, BMI, BPI, IFPI, IMPALA, Merlin, NARAS, NSAI, PPL, RIAA, SESAC, UK Music, WIN, and many others. We urge our members to also voice their own support so ...

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Thirty Tigers Increases Export Business; Receives Support From A2IM’s MDCP/ITA Grant Program

Posted on August 4, 2015 by

Read this guest post by David Macias, president of Thirty Tigers, in tradeology, the official blog of the ITA. In it, David Macias describes how a trade mission to Midem, made possible via a grant under A2IM’s MDCP/ITA program, facilitated tremendous growth in Thirty Tiger’s international revenue. Thirty Tigers Reaches a New Level by Exporting July 15, 2015 This is ...

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