27 Jan

Major Victory For Songwriters As Mechanical Royalty Rates Rise 44% In The USA

Earlier today (Jan 27) the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) confirmed its decision concerning the compulsory mechanical rates which will be distribute to songwriters for 2018 – 2022. This decision is the result of a trial that took place between March a

24 Aug

The Publicist— Key to a Successful Launch

Without a competent publicist, one who is well-connected with the film media, your film stands little  chance of succeeding. Hiring a publicist who has had no experience handling films will be a waste of money and valuable time. Remember: with the develo

27 Apr

Having your film in nearly every country in the world

Having your film in nearly every country in the world is the dream of every filmmaker, both big and small. The big Hollywood studios spend millions to achieve this. Now the indie filmmaker can do so, even one on a starvation budget. The solution is cle

20 Apr

The Future of Film Distribution

Innovate or die! That's the mantra in every industry. In 2004, Blockbuster had 9,000 worldwide outlets and $5 billion in revenue. Six years later they were in bankruptcy court; Sears is hanging on by a thread; Kodak is no longer in the film business; and

20 Feb


Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1400 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of

07 Feb

6 Tips For a Successful Album Release

You’ve put in the work, slogged through all the rewrites, did all your mastering, and now it’s album release time. You have a show booked within the next month, so logic states you should make the record release show and your official release date. N

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