PUBLISHERS FURIOUS OVER ‘SHOCKING’ GEMA PAYOUT RULING IN GERMANY

PUBLISHERS FURIOUS OVER ‘SHOCKING’ GEMA PAYOUT RULING IN GERMANY On Monday (November 14), a Berlin court ruled that collection society GEMA can no longer distribute a share of authors’ royalties to its music publishers. Furthermore the court ruled that publishers should return payments made since 2010. As you can imagine, this has not gone down well…

Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano Sign New Label Sono Music To Armada Music

Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano Sign New Label Sono Music To Armada Music Sunnery James – Armada – Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano have inked a deal with Armada Music. In collaboration with the Amsterdam-based record label, the Dutchmen are to launch a new label called SONO MUSIC. The first release on SONO MUSIC is…

JEFF MILLS WILL RE-SCORE SILENT FILM ‘A TRIP TO THE MOON’

JEFF MILLS WILL RE-SCORE SILENT FILM ‘A TRIP TO THE MOON’ The soundtrack will be released in 2017. The film was made in 1902, and many consider this to be the first science fiction film. A Trip to the Moon was directed, written and produced by the innovative filmmaker Georges Méliès. Mills has scored other…

Spinnin’ Records Drops New Lincoln Jesser 7 Minute Music Video

Spinnin’ Records Drops New Lincoln Jesser 7 Minute Music Video Lincoln Jesser – ‘Between These Lines‘ – Ahead of the full release of LA producer, DJ, vocalist and instrumentalist Lincoln Jesser‘s new Casa Mirage EP, a full-length music video and featurette has been created to illustrate the project’s two lead singles, ‘Between These Lines‘ featuring…

SoundCloud vows to begin paying more artists

SoundCloud vows to begin paying more artists The tide appears to be turning for SoundCloud. Back in October, the platform announced that its annual revenue was up 43% to nearly $28 million — catalyzed by both the introduction of its premium tier, SoundCloud Go, and a rampant increase in advertisements. Having finally achieved a glimpse of…

Middlelands Festival Are On Sale Now

Middlelands Festival Are On Sale Now Middlelands Festival Tickets – While Early Bird General Admission tickets are sold out, VIP and Camping Passes for the immersive music and camping festival experience, Middlelands, are now still on sale HERE. Created by the industry-leading global event companies, Insomniac and C3 Presents, Middlelands will be the first festival…