The Life Span of a Song

The Life Span of a Song Might Surprise You

  Aaron Davison gives his view on the life span of a song   This is a guest post from Aaron Davison who is an independent musician who has made a name for himself within the music licensing industry There are many different factors that can affect the life span of a song. I’ve written […]

License your music

How Can you get More People to License your Music?

We know you want to know how to get more opportunities to license your music, that’s why you seek the help of a publisher   One of the most common questions we get asked is What kind of music gets licensed the most? The quick answer to that is, all kinds. Virtually every conceivable style […]

Music publishing

Is Sony Looking to Get Out of Music Publishing?

It looks like Sony Corp. is moving closer to selling off its half of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, after recently triggering a clause in its contract with its co-owner, the Michael Jackson estate, that allows one party to buy out the other. Sony /ATV is the world’s biggest music publishing company and is co-owned by Sony […]

music submissions

How to Improve Your Music Submissions

Whether you are trying to get the attention of a publisher, a record label or even a manager, there are some simple steps to follow to help with your music submissions You always want to make a good impression when presenting your music submissions to any individual or company for consideration, so here are a […]

Moon Face Riddim

Respect Your Legacy Records Launches the Moon Face Riddim

The first official Riddim release from the label, the Moon Face Riddim, is available now on Band Camp and will be launched across all major digital platforms at the end of October. The riddim is produced by Blee and features five songs from artists from all over the world. There’s Singa Vytal and Halogy from […]

Independent Music

Skepta’s Contribution to Independent Music Receives Honour

Grime MC, songwriter and producer Skepta will be taking home the Outstanding Contribution to Music award at this year’s AIM Independent Music Awards. It’s been a big year for the Tottenham MC, who has collaborated with Drake and performed at the BRIT Awards with Kanye West. Skepta was originally a DJ for Tottenham-based grime crew […]