SESAC and SUISA join forces for the first transatlantic music rights organisation

SESAC Holdings and SUISA have come together from across the ocean to launch Mint Digital Licensing, a collaborative rights collecting organisation. It seems an unlikely match, Swiss collecting society SUISA and US music rights managers…

Difference Between PRS and PPL

The PRS and the PPL both collect music licensing fees on behalf of song writers, composers and publishers. The PRS collects and pay royalties to their members when their music is exploited in one of…

Turntable.fm and How They Deal with Music Licensing

Ever wondered how Turntable.fm looked after their music licensing, well here is how they do it. Turntable.fm co-founder sat down with Techcrunch to talk about the basics of Turntable and how they are just focused…

PRS and YouTube Finally Come To An Agreement on Music Licensing Deal

Previously here at RouteNote we have been pretty critical of the PRS and how they go about their business. However, today the PRS and YouTube have finally announced that they have come to an agreement…

Music Licensing Income

Bob Kohn, the founder of eMusic (which he has since sold) hosted this session, in which he shamelessly plugged his new enterprise, RoyaltyShare.com. This is a site that deals with splitting the revenue from performances,…