Tag: collecting societies
Music NFTs roundup: Santigold, Coachella, Pianity x Sacem…
Santigold is the latest artist to experiment with NFTs in the context of an online fanclub.
November 16, 2022
CISAC and SCAPR publish their annual collections figures
Collecting societies body CISAC has published its annual Global Collections Report this morning, revealing the latest figures and trends from its member bodies.
October 27, 2022
Songwriter tools: Session x SONA, and Bridger gets collaborative
Accurate metadata is going to be the lifeblood for songwriters in the future (or, to put it less positively, inaccurate or missing metadata has been a big problem for them in the streaming era thus far).
October 27, 2022
SCAPR opens up International Performer Numbers with UMG
Collecting societies body SCAPR is opening up its IPN [International Performer Number] system beyond its PRO members.
October 21, 2022
US PRO BMI signals switch to a for-profit business model
BMI has been having a bumpy time of it in 2022, abandoning plans to explore a sale of the company in August.
October 13, 2022
French collecting society Sacem has launched its first NFTs
If you've been running a sweepstake on who would be the first collecting society to launch its own line of NFTs, well, it's time to pay out.
October 11, 2022
New Pex-powered PRO will focus on UGC music royalties
We know Pex best for its efforts to track music usage on platforms including YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and TikTok, as well as podcasts.
October 4, 2022
PPL reveals £14.7m Q3 international revenue distribution
British collecting society PPL has announced details of its Q3 distribution of international revenue.
October 3, 2022
GEMA-commissioned study explores Germany’s music-streaming economy
Collecting society GEMA has commissioned a report from consultancy firm Goldmedia on music streaming in Germany.
September 6, 2022
Recognise the Music wants more-accurate public performance payouts
A new initiative in the UK is hoping to make sure public performance royalties are paid out more accurately.
July 21, 2022
MMF wants ‘greater transparency’ over black-box collections
That controversy within the UK music industry over funding for PRS Foundation isn't going away.
July 6, 2022