Archive for February, 2012
“We really appreciate what a great job you all do in protecting our artist’s sound recording royalties and our label’s sound recording royalties. Without you all, we may not know what we are really supposed to be getting paid.”
Travis McFetridge, CEO & President
Great South Bay Music Group, Inc.
Last week we sent a representative to the 24th International Folk Alliance Conference in Memphis, Tenn.She went to reach out to unregistered artists and speak the benefits of registering with SoundExchange. We also cross-referenced our records with the showcase list and identified more unregistered artists.Read More
SoundExchange sends out tens of millions of dollars in royalties each quarter, to music creators and rights owners all over the world. But what happens when those checks start arriving in the mailboxes of those who’ve never been paid for their music before? Nashville’s Anita Wadhwani wanted to find out. She interviewed SoundExchange royalty recipients and confirmed what you’ve been telling us for years: those little checks make a big difference. Even better news? The checks aren’t little anymore.Read More
SoundExchange works hard to reach out to artists and labels we have royalties for. Even though we make every attempt to reach out, sometimes people just have to hear it from a friend. Read below to find out how following a friend’s advice lead these artists to collecting royalties from SoundExchange.
If you know someone who should REGISTER with SoundExchange do them a favor and send them our way!Read More
It’s Valentine’s Day and we’ve been hit with the love arrow. Not from Cupid however, the arrows of love came from our wonderful Twitter followers instead.Read More
Last night the 54th Grammy’s took place in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony is widely referred to as music’s biggest night so of course it featured many of music’s biggest artists.Read More
Every year SoundExchange travels to conferences and events to find artists and encourage them to register. We also do matchings with performing rights organizations to identify artists and labels.
On this featured occassion we found an artists who had found out about us from a matching partner and loves our services.Read More
Real Royalties are waiting for this Round of artists. New Year’s Resolutions may be forgotten by now but these artists are still eligible to Receive Royalties. If digital Radio is playing your music you may have Royalties waiting also.Read More
SoundExchange has introduced a new Track Level Claiming program to assist rights owners in matching their U.S. repertoire against the tracks in our database. To participate, please complete the attached form to submit a full list of repertoire for which you control the digital performance rights. We will match your tracks against the existing reports of use in our database, and provide the results to you.Read More