Daily News & Analysis Feeds - 2023

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May 24, 2023 – Music Biz Member The Orchard Promotes Joanna Noyes To SVP Of Global Marketing & Brand Strategy

Artist and label services company, The Orchard has promoted Joanna Noyes to the role of SVP of Global Marketing & Brand Strategy. In this position, she will be responsible for overseeing global marketing and brand strategy in more than 45 markets worldwide, in addition to managing a team who works across digital/brand marketing & communications,… Read More

May 24, 2023 – Music Biz Member Revelator Partners with Tuned Global To Integrate NFTs Into Music Streaming Platforms

Digital IP infrastructure music provider, Revelator has partnered with B2B music streaming service, Tuned Global to incorporate NFTs into music streaming platforms. Per the partnership, Revelator will offer Tuned Global customers a white-label platform to mint, sell, distribute, report and track music NFTs. Through this collaboration, artists will be able to create and distribute music… Read More

May 23, 2023 – The Future of What Episode #209 — ClicknClear & Performance Sports Music Licensing

The performance sports space offers an exciting new revenue opportunity for artists whose tracks are properly licensed for use in gymnastics, dance, cheerleading and beyond. This month we talk with Chantal Epp, the founder and CEO of ClicknClear, a tech-based solution for athletes and program directors to access pre-cleared licensed music that ensures artists are… Listen

May 23, 2023 – Music Biz Members OpenPlay and VEVA Collect Partner To Offer VEVA Clients Direct Delivery Services

Asset and catalog management platform, OpenPlay has partnered with VEVA Collect to provide VEVA’s clients with access to OpenPlay’s Direct Delivery services. At the push of a button, VEVA Collect clients will be able to deliver their music or video assets to more than 70 music services globally.  “VEVA Sound and VEVA Collect are incredibly… Read More

May 23, 2023 – Music Biz Member Syntax Creative Partners With Grapetree Records To Expand Catalog Reach

Syntax Creative has partnered with Grapetree Records to expand the reach of the label’s classic catalog. Per the partnership, Syntax will offer Grapetree access to its extensive distribution and marketing network, in addition to collaboration on marketing and promotion efforts including social media campaigns, playlisting and media outreach. Syntax will also establish an extensive and… Read More

May 22, 2023 – Music Biz Member Ircam Amplify Launches Beta Version Of Spatial Audio Solution

Ircam Amplify has launched the beta version of its accessible spatial audio solution that offers artists, labels and distributors the ability to transform music files into spatial audio content. The company’s beta program offers an “AI-powered, artifact-free spatial audio engine,” a user-friendly interface that enables artists and producers to fine-tune the spatialisation process, comprehensive support… Read More

May 22, 2023 – Music Biz Member CD Baby & Cosynd Expands Partnership To Include Copyright Protection For Independent Musicians

Independent music distributor, CD Baby and leading copyright protection platform, Cosynd are expanding their five-year partnership with the integration of Cosynd’s Copyright Registration API into the CD Baby platform. Per the partnership, CD Baby is among the first distributors to integrate Cosynd’s first-of-its-kind API into its platform. The availability of Cosynd’s Copyright Registration API on… Read More

May 22, 2023 – Music Biz Member Music Story Releases New Music Metadata Monitor For Faster Data Availability

Global music metadata provider, Music Story has released  its new Music Metadata Monitor that will provide users with faster, more efficient access to metadata. Music product and editorial managers can use the new platform to perform deep analysis into specific metadata related to artists, albums and recordings through a new user interface that will allow… Read More

May 17, 2023 – Music Business Association Names 2023 Bizzy Award Winners

Winners in all nine categories were crowned during the Music Biz 2023 Awards Dinner on May 17 May 17, 2023 — The Music Business Association (Music Biz) announced the winners of this year’s Bizzy Awards during this evening’s second annual Bizzy Awards Dinner, hosted by Noelle Scaggs (Fitz and the Tantrums, Elektra solo recording artist,… Read More

May 11, 2023 – Music Biz Member YouTube Announces AI-Powered Features To Target Gen Z

YouTube has announced two new AI-powered features allowing brands to advertise to Gen Z using popular music. The two features, “Gen Z Music” and “Trending Music on Shorts,” will use AI to identify the songs trending among Gen Z across YouTube, while helping brands better leverage the YouTube Shorts format. The company’s AI initiative is… Read More