Songwriters petition as streaming royalties are being set by the copyright board

America’s Copyright Royalty Board are currently setting the standard streaming royalty rates for the next 5 years with songwriters and labels fighting services for an increase. Yesterday the Copyright Royalty Board went to court to…

YouTube’s new Artist Profiles for artists revealed by BandPage

BandPage have revealed a new tool coming to YouTube; Artist Profiles, allowing artists to manage their music, image and links throughout all of YouTube. Since YouTube bought BandPage back in February the artist profiling service…

RouteNote sales statistics for September 2016 now available

You can now view your sales statistics for AugustĀ 2016 on your account at routenote.com. Log in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your statistics page.

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…

SOCAN acquire Audiam to “fix” online music rights and royalties

Canadian organisation SOCAN have made another purchase that positions them in the prime spot to help artists fairly receive what they’re owed from music online. SOCAN’s latest purchase is royalty collecting society Audiam, founded by…