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August 16, 2021 – NEW MEMBER PROFILE: DistroDirect

We’re thrilled to welcome DistroDirect to the Music Biz member community! Built as a distribution service for the modern music industry, the company offers its users a customizable platform that includes collaborator split payments, integrated Spotify and Apple Music analytics, extensive reporting, and monthly statements. DistroDirect’s platform delivers music to more than 100 global DSPs,… Read More

August 12, 2021 – Music Biz Member Revelator Is Hiring — Sales Representative

Music Biz member Revelator is seeking a qualified sales representative to help sell the products and services that their customers have grown to rely on. The sales representative will have a strong understanding of the sales process, excelling at generating leads, building relationships, and closing deals. The ideal candidate will be a quick learner with… Read More

August 12, 2021 – Music Biz Member Revelator Debuts Blockchain-Based Original Works Platform

After a number of successful trials with members of the publishing and rights management community, digital asset and blockchain-based distribution platform, Revelator has announced the widespread launch of a hub for its new decentralized Original Works platform. The Original Works platform allows rightsholders to register and tokenize their IP, while managing metadata, splits and payments… Read More

August 11, 2021 – Music Biz Member Feed Media Group Signs Licensing Deal With Merlin for Adaptr Platform

B2B music licensing company Feed Media Group has announced a new deal with independent music digital licensing partner Merlin to make songs from Merlin record label, distributor and rightsholder partners available on Feed’s Adaptr platform. Adaptr was designed to give new app developers and startups easy, expedient and legal access to music for use in… Read More

August 11, 2021 – Music Biz Member Def Jam Records Appoints Tunji Balogun as Chairman & CEO

This week, Def Jam Records announced that Tunji Balogun, RCA’s EVP of A&R, will take the helm as the label’s Chairman and CEO beginning January 1, 2022. He will replace Def Jam’s current interim Chairman and CEO, Jeffrey Harleston, who also serves as Universal Music Group’s general counsel and EVP of Business & Legal Affairs.… Read More

August 11, 2021 – MEMBER DISCOUNT: International Music Expo 2021

The International Music Expo (IMX) — powered by Music Biz member Kanjian Music and the International Music Collaboration Organization (IMCO) China — gathers music professionals, creators and audiences from the creative and tech industries for three weeks of industry conferences and a robust Music Showcase program. New to IMX 2021 is the Business Expo program,… Read More

August 10, 2021 – Music Biz Member Cinq Music Group is Hiring — Manager, Digital Distribution/Content Operations

Music Biz member Cinq Music Group is looking to hire a Manager, Digital Distribution/Content Operations to expand its team. Cinq is a GRAMMY-winning independent record label, music distributor, music publisher and rights management company. From rights management to brand management, the company provides a wide range of services for its clients. Using technology as the… Read More

August 10, 2021 – Music Biz Member Crowd Surf is Hiring — Digital Account Marketing Manager, Digital Marketing Assistant, Executive Assistant

Music Biz member Crowd Surf is seeking a Digital Account Marketing Manager, Digital Marketing Assistant and Executive Assistant to expand their dynamic team. The company provides specialized services for clientele by creating a brand narrative surrounding customized campaigns, while building organic relationships between talent, media outlets and their representatives. Crowd Surf’s services include: Publicity Campaigns,… Read More

August 9, 2021 – NEW MEMBER PROFILE: Starchive

This week, we’re glad to welcome cloud-based asset management system, Starchive to the Music Biz member community! From the company’s outset, Starchive partnered with artists & creators (including the team supporting legendary artist Bob Dylan) to identify their unique needs and tailor a platform specifically to support the creative community. Starchive’s platform allows for naming… Read More

August 4, 2021 – Music Biz Member Warner Chappell Music Opens New Vietnam Office

Building upon the 2020 opening of Warner Music Vietnam, Warner Chappell has announced it will expand its Asian operations with the opening of a Vietnam office located in Ho Chi Minh City. This marks the second Asia-based location for the publisher, who established a Shanghai office in 2020. In addition, the publisher has appointed marketing executive… Read More