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FitRadio expands licensing services to include public performances rights

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FitRadio, the music company providing music content to the fitness sector, has expanded its fitness music offerings in the United States to include music licensing services, including public performances rights, for gyms and fitness studios.

This expansion of services includes music licenses for the four largest and most common performance rights organisations in the US — Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), the Society of European Stage Authors and Composers (SESAC), the American Society of Compos...

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Emmanuel is a Washington, DC-based freelance journalist, blogger and media consultant, specialising in the entertainment business and cultural trends. He was the US editor for British music industry trade publication Music Week. Previously, he was the editor of Impact, a magazine for the music publishing community (2007-2009), the global editor of US trade publication Billboard (2003-2006), and the editor in chief of Billboard’s sister publication Music & Media (1997-2003).

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Tuned Global partners with Spafax to provide airlines with music services

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B2B music and streaming platform Tuned Global has partnered with Spafax, an international travel media network providing content for airlines, to power cleared music playlists for in-flight entertainment (IFE) systems.

Tuned Global will provide Spafax with advanced playlisting tools, to create a unique audio experience tailored to each airline’s brand. Spafax will also benefit from Tuned Global’s integration with Crunch Digital, a music rights management and reporting company, in order to f...

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Merlin’s new licensing agreement with Deezer incorporates the music streaming services’ artist centric royalty model

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Merlin, the music licensing agency for independent music companies, has renewed its multi-year licensing agreement with Deezer, in a deal that will Merlin's members — record labels, distributors, and other rights holders from around the world — benefir from the Paris-based music streaming services' new artist centric royalty model.

Deezer’s new royalty model, which is currently being rolled out in France, includes an incentive for artists with a consistent and engaged fan base. It also rewa...

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Concord Theatricals signs worldwide stage licensing rights to ‘Some Like It Hot’

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Concord Theatricals has secured exclusive worldwide stage licensing rights to the musical 'Some Like It Hot', co-written by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman, Matthew López and Amber Ruffin.

Based on the 1959 MGM film of the same name, 'Some Like It Hot' centers around Joe and Jerry, two musicians who are forced to flee Chicago after witnessing a mob hit, and take on new identities as ‘Josephine’ and ‘Daphne’. Some Like It Hot has a book by López and Ruffin, music by Shaiman, and lyrics by Wittma...

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