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Pandora = 37% of SoundExchange Revenues

Pandora = 37% of SoundExchange Revenues | Music business | Scoop.it

"Looks like SoundExchange needs Pandora more than ever, but are they milking this cow to death? According to a recent calculation shared by Live365 lawyer Angus MacDonald, Pandora now accounts for nearly 37 percent of SoundExchange's 2011 revenues, up from an already-high 23.5 percent in 2010."

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SoundExchange Payments To Musicians, Rightsholders Up 17% Last Year

SoundExchange Payments To Musicians, Rightsholders Up 17% Last Year | Music business | Scoop.it
SoundExchange has announced a fourth quarter 2011 distribution of $89.5 million to more that 18,000 musicians and rightsholders. That brings the year-end estimated royalty payments to $292 million, up 17% from the prior year.
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Licensing Talk With TuneCore, BMI, SoundExchange Gets Fiery at SF MusicTech

Licensing Talk With TuneCore, BMI, SoundExchange Gets Fiery at SF MusicTech | Music business | Scoop.it
A heated debate on licensing and payments overshadowed the SF MusicTech summit, with execs from TuneCore, Music Reports, SoundExchange and BMI arguing over the future of...
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Sirius’s Move to Bypass Royalty Agency Causes Uproar

Sirius’s Move to Bypass Royalty Agency Causes Uproar | Music business | Scoop.it
Sirius’s action reflects a gradual shift in music business, as many companies try to reduce costs by bypassing the standard method of paying for digital streams.
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