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Licensing Manager – PACE Rights Management – London

A full-time role at the global leader in assisting Rightsholders (writers & publishers) to Direct License their Live Public Performance Rights to Promoters, Venues & Festivals.   EXPERIENCE: Minimum two (2) years...
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Music licensing startup Songistry raises $5m funding round

The startup offers a service licensing music for TV, film, advertising and games, and has built a catalogue of more than 100k tracks.
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Slip·stream raises $7.5m from investors including Sony Music

Startup Slip·stream emerged in 2021 as the latest company focusing on licensing music to YouTubers and other online creators.
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Creative & Licensing Manager – BMG – London

We are hiring! We are looking for a Creative & Licensing Manager to join our Production Music team at our London office!   BMG Production Music is the world’s fastest-growing production music catalogues servicing...
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Bob Dylan wins (again) in lawsuit over catalogue sale

Bob Dylan's sale of his songs catalogue to Universal Music in December 2020 sparked a lawsuit from the widow of Jacques Levy.
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WMG pre-licenses music for games with Styngr deal

Labels have long licensed their music to games companies in sync deals, but now Warner Music Group is exploring a way to scale that up for more games developers.
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The Music Federation reveals artist development accelerator

UK-based The Music Federation launched in August 2021 as a collective providing distribution, label and non-label services for independent companies and artists.
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Marmoset ‘Track Club’ licenses music to online video creators

Marmoset, a boutique music agency whose clients include Netflix, EA and Apple, has launched ‘Track Club’, a catalogue of music for creators to license.
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Licensing startups Lickd and ClickNClear announce latest deals

British startups Lickd and ClickNClear license music to different customer groups but share one facet of their origin stories.
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Latest Twitch music deal is with indie licensing agency Merlin

Twitch's work to forge partnerships with music rightsholders – if not platform-wide music licensing deals just yet – continues.
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MMF boss: ‘The majors can not continue having their cake and eating it’

Recent speculation about how much money major labels are earning in 'one-off' licensing payments is rousing a rumpus in the British music industry.
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TikTok wants to shake up B2B music licensing on its service

Earlier this year, Sony Music sued fitness brand Gymshark over use of its recordings in videos on Instagram, TikTok and Facebook.