Pm music licensing webinar 10-11v2Presentation Transcript
Music Licensing Meet Our New VP
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Your Panel Kristin Bredimus OurStage's VP of Community & Artist Relations Patricia Joseph OurStage’s VP of Music Licensing
Introducing Patricia Joseph Senior level music and entertainment professional with over 20 years experience: Vice President for TVT Records VP of Music Licensing at RAZOR & TIE Records Placed music for over 70 critically acclaimed: Major Motion Picture Soundtracks Television Shows Broadway Productions
Patricia’s Portfolio + Current Projects
Patricia’s Music Licensing Division They’re here to:
Help place your music for specific opportunities.
Provide you exclusive, on-going tips and knowledge regarding music licensing.
Music Licensing 101 What is it? Two types of licenses: Master License Synchronization License These licenses cover specificMEDIA, TERM, USAGEof song, TERRITORY, and FEE.
Making Your Music “Licensing Friendly” When Uploading To OurStage Song information can be submitted here while uploading tracks Song lyrics should be submitted here while uploading tracks
Step #1: The Correct File Formats When uploading your songs OurStage, be sure to include: WAV files of each song WAV files of instrumental versions of each song (if you have it) WAV files of clean edits of any song that has explicit lyrics Lyrics to the tracks
Step #2: Completing the “Song Registration” Form Before music can placed, OurStage must know the following:
Who owns the master track
Names of others who may have paid for the recording
Names of vocalists, musicians or producers who weren’t paid to create the track
Any current or past involvement with other labels
Inclusion of samples from pre-existing music
Step #2 Continued: In order to secure placement and to facilitate royalty payouts, OurStage will need the following information:
Who owns the publishing on each track
If your songs have been previously published
Names of any other songwriters who contributed to your song
Your Performance Rights Organization (PRO), i.e. SESAC, ASCAP, BMI
Additional Music Licensing Resources artists.ourstage.com Monthly email updates from the Music Licensing Team Exclusive webinars
OS Artists: Music Licensing Stories Admiral Twin My Radio "Yeah Yeah Yeah" used by Fox Sports "The Unlucky Ones" placed in the film Compliance, directed by Craig Zobel Zigmat The Girls "So Long, So Tired" placed in MTV's SKINS "Light of the Moon" placed in McDonalds television campaign
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