Hey Creators! In episode 1 of this 4-part series of The Writers Block, I talk with Jason Cerf who explains what Songtrust is all about and how they can help you collect your royalties! We discuss: What is Songtrust and what are they offering? How your songwriter ownership works. The difference between collecting royalties, publishing […]

Recently the Recording Academy LA chapter held a meeting to discuss the importance of District Advocacy Day and music producing legend Rodney Jerkins shared shocking royalties from his producer Andre Lindall who composed Justin Bieber’s 2010 hit, ‘As Long as You Love Me’. The transcript below from Jerkins shows why we as music creators should […]

Backup your music and podcasts if you have them on Soundcloud’s platform because it may all be gone tomorrow. Independent artists, DJ’s and podcast shows are waiting on the fate of Soundcloud as the company’s investors determine whether or not it’s worth a bailout. A leak has surfaced reporting that although the company has 60 […]

Reports have been released about the updated royalty payouts for indie artists and can you believe of all people Napster topped the list with the biggest payout? Data analysis giant Information Is Beautiful compared eight major music streaming services: Napster, YouTube, Pandora, Apple Music, TIDAL, Google Play, Deezer, and Spotify: Napster topped this year’s list […]