Kero music publishing company to launch in the UK and Canada

Kero Music Publishing will launch its UK and Canadian business units in the coming weeks, the company announced.¬†The company said that its “core business” is publishing, licensing and distributing music through digital platforms such as Spotify, and it plans to open a new office in London.The company, which is based in Sweden, said it would

When you’re looking for a new music publisher, consider choral publishing

In my opinion, music publishing is the most challenging job out there.I mean, it’s not just the jobs you have to be able to write a contract, but you have the whole publishing process, the contract writing, everything that goes with it.There’s so much going on in the music business, and you just can’t get

Why you should take a salary seriously

TodaySpring, the digital music publishing platform owned by Google, is looking to raise $20 million from investors, sources told Billboard.The company is reportedly looking to take a $20 billion valuation as part of its fundraising effort, according to the report.Yesterday, TodaySpring announced a $25 million Series A round, which is worth an undisclosed amount.TodaySpring is

How to stop the music publishing industry from turning your songs into a cash cow

Music publishing lawyers say the music industry is turning your music into a lucrative cash cow for the record companies and publishers it owns.A group of lawyers representing some of the country’s most successful record labels, including Sony, Universal and Warner Music, is asking a federal judge to block a law that would have required

How to use Spotify to stream music from your phone

When you’re looking for an audio-only streaming service, you can’t always count on Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal for your tunes.There’s Spotify for podcasts, but they’re not the best options for streaming audio, especially when the music itself is a bit dry and the quality is often questionable.Enter Alba Music Publishing, a streaming service that

Gwen Stefani’s Gwen St. Louis’ ‘Songs of Innocence’ will be on sale at Target and Amazon as well as on the iTunes store, Apple Music, Spotify, and Amazon Music.

When Gwen Stacy and her fianc√© Justin Theroux decided to move to Los Angeles and pursue their music careers together, they were thrilled to discover the vast selection of music available at Target.When they got their first copy of Gwen’s debut solo album, Songs of Hope and Love, they found themselves hooked.In fact, Gwen herself