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June 2016

Spotify Data For Publishers

By | June 14th, 2016|Exploration|

I wake up in the morning, I do a little stretching exercises, pick up the horn and play. Herb Alpert Howdy, We've had the ability to search YouTube for related ISRC/Sound Recordings within Exploration Data, such that a music publisher could amend their composition assets, since the end of last year. We've just added Spotify. [...]

Music Business Organizations and Advocacy Groups + The CCC + Data Update

By | June 8th, 2016|Exploration, Software|

Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. Jimi Hendrix Thank you all so much for the feedback on our first installment of How The Music Business Works: YouTube for the Music Business.  The reception has been fantastic.  Seriously, we appreciate it.  The guide explains [...]

March 2016

ISRC Search – YouTube for Artists – YouTube Basics Webinar (Free)

By | March 25th, 2016|Event, Exploration, Report, YouTube|

Thank goodness it's finally spring! This bitter winter has been hard on the ole boy. My bones are weary and rations are low, but we are in the short rows now. I tease...the weather is perfect in LA and hasn't changed at all since last spring.  Life is good! Now, the news... ISRC Search - [...]

February 2016

Annual Report 2015

By | February 9th, 2016|Exploration|

  I'm a workin' man I'm a workin' man Make my livin' With my hands Help my friends Every time I can I can tote the load I'm a workin' man Workin' Man Written by Cliff Davis Performed by Cliff Davis and Doug Pitts Published by Southern Swamp Music   This is the Exploration Annual [...]

December 2015

Exploration Data

By | December 22nd, 2015|Exploration|

  When you're weary, feeling small When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all (all) I'm on your side, oh, when times get rough And friends just can't be found Like a bridge over troubled water I will lay me down Like a bridge over troubled water I will lay me down Bridge [...]

September 2015

July 2015

Berklee College of Music: Fair Music Report – How Much Streaming Services Pay: Visualized

By | July 17th, 2015|Exploration, Report|

His eyes are cold and restless His wounds have almost healed And she'd give half of Texas Just to change the way he feels She knows his love's in Tulsa And she knows he's gonna go Well it ain't no woman flesh and blood It's that damned old rodeo Garth Brooks ~ Rodeo   Berklee [...]

Streaming Platforms – How SoundCloud Monetization Works – SESAC Bought HFA – FaceBook Video

By | July 7th, 2015|Exploration, SoundCloud, YouTube|

Left a good job in the city, Working for The Man every night and day, And I never lost one minute of sleeping, Worrying 'bout the way things might have been. Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary What should I consider when my artist wants to live stream? This question is being delivered straight from [...]

June 2015

ASCAP Article Response – Managing Copyright on YouTube [VIDEO]

By | June 27th, 2015|YouTube|

The good folks at ASCAP (specifically Jim Koch) included us in an article published this past week. http://www.ascap.com/playback/2015/06/action/make-money-youtube.aspx  THANK YOU!!! In the days following publication, several writers and publishers reached out to ask questions. I figure that if they needed clarification, that others might as well. So, I recorded a video (23 minutes) that provides a bit of [...]