Tag: Label Services

Taylor Swift, Label Services and What Comes Next

Posted on 22nd November, 2018 by Mark Mulligan in #MERKY, ADA, Billy Bragg, Cooking Vinyl, Janet Jackson, Label Services, Label Services Deals, Major Labels, Majors, Martin Goldschmidt, Nick Cave, Pete Jenner, Record Labels, Rick Astley, Stormzy, Taylor Swift, UMG, Universal Music, Universal Music Group, Vivendi, Warner Music Group and WMG

Taylor Swift has done it again, striking a deal with UMG that includes a commitment from the world’s largest label group to share proceeds from Spotify stock saleswith artists, even…

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What Sony Music's Purchase Of Essential Music Says About The Future Of The Music Industry

Posted on 2nd March, 2016 by Mark Mulligan in AWAL, Blockchain, Consolidation, Cooking Vinyl, Ditto Music, Essential Music And Marketing, Independent Labels, Indies, Kobalt, Label Services, PledgeMusic and Sony Music

Independent label services company Essential Music & Marketing is no longer independent, having just been acquired by Sony Music and merged with Sony’s label services division Red to create a…

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