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Every Filmmaker Should Receive VIP Treatment

Jamendo Licensing’s music library hit 240,000 high-quality tracks this year, proving it’s one of the largest royalty-free music resources for filmmakers and video creators. The following article comes from Jamendo, a proud partner of DMN. Not only do customers enjoy its variety, but Jamendo Artist Community receives a share of the revenues. After a tough year for […]

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Second Stimulus Check: Biden Says Checks Will Be Mailed After Trump Leaves Office

In a recent speech centering on the economy, Joe Biden asked Congress to pass a new relief package – including a second stimulus check – and stated that he would sign the HEROES Act into law. Since summer, when congressional talks about a follow-up economic-assistance package began in earnest, Digital Music News has provided regular […]

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‘Splits’ App Allows Songwriters to Pre-Determine Split Contracts – Before a Song Is Written

Create Music Group has launched a new mobile app called Splits that aims to eliminate songwriting disputes between writers, producers, and artists. The Los Angeles-based start-up says the Splits app makes it possible for songwriters to generate a split agreement to clarify contributions to songs. Writers can open the Splits app to create a new […]

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Why Michael Walker Thinks 2020 Is The Most Exciting Time To Be An Independent Music Artist

Michael Walker Michael Walker is leading a revolution in today’s music industry. The following comes from Modern Musician, a proud partner of DMN. Having personally reached 17 million views on YouTube, working with Grammy Award-winning producers and touring internationally to perform for hundreds of thousands of fans worldwide – Michael is one of those rare […]

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Is Your Metadata Complete? Muso.AI Wants to Fix the Industry’s Credits Problem by Verifying the Data With Creators Themselves

Despite the accumulation of millions in unpaid royalties and the emergence of several purported solutions, missing credits remain a major problem in the music industry. Muso.AI wants to help the music industry overcome its metadata issues once and for all. Even decades into the digital age, outdated systems and antiquated crediting procedures (email chains and […]

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Second Stimulus Check Decision Expected Within 48 Hours

After months of back-and-forth negotiations – and multiple impasses – it appears that lawmakers will reach a decision concerning a pre-election second stimulus check within the next 48 hours. With COVID-19 health concerns and large-gathering restrictions continuing to prevent most musicians from performing live, more than a few artists and professionals stand to benefit from […]