Music Industry Tips

Legal Guide for Musicians

The 2019 Legal Guide for Musicians is here! Are you curious about any of the following? – Copyright in the music industry – Publishing your music – The basics of building a music business – Taxes – Legal considerations for musicians … If you are an Alberta Music member and would like more information on…

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About Re:Sound, the Canadian Not-for-Profit Music Licensing Company

“Re:Sound is the Canadian not-for-profit music licensing company dedicated to obtaining fair compensation for artists and record companies for their performance rights. Businesses are legally required to pay a licensing fee when broadcasting or playing recorded music in public. Re:Sound is authorized under the Copyright Act, to provide music users with the licence(s) they need.…

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Encoding Tracks for Radio: Mediabase and Nielsen BDS

#MusicIndustry #Tipoftheday #TipTuesday You most likely know about IRSC encoding. (If you don’t, visit this site: https://connectmusic.ca/isrc.aspx) But one thing you might not be aware of is that all your songs released to radio should also be encoded at Mediabase and Nielsen BDS. It’s simple to do, you’ll just need to email them the mp3’s at the links below. Encoding on these…

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