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Revelator Launches Artists Wallet To Enable Real-Time Royalty Payments

Multi-territorial music rights administrator Revelat or has launched Artist Wallet, a mobile copyright app that uses smart contracts technology to turn future receivables into instant royalty payments. Slow, delayed and inaccurate distribution of royalty payments have long afflicted the entertainment industry.   Using Artist Wallet, when a song is streamed online or played on the radio, rights holders are notified directly on their mobile device, and can access and cash out the...
Tags: Music, Finland, Cannes, Bruce Houghton, Midem, TEOSTO, Revelat, Bruno Guez, Ano Sirppiniemi CDO

YouTube blocked music in Finland after licensing deal breaks down

YouTube is one of the top places to go for music online, but for Finnish users lots of music was blocked thanks to a licensing mishap. YouTube and music have a sometimes rocky relationship and after a licensing deal failed in Finland that relationship got more tense. According to YouTube they were unable to reach a licensing deal with performance rights organisation TEOSTO. This licensing failure resulted in a massive loss of content for Finland which found many videos with music unavailable. ...
Tags: Music, Youtube, Conflict, Finland, Rights, License, Publishers, Agreement, Digital Music News, Industry News, Songwriters, Licensing, Finnish, Performing, Performing Rights Society, TEOSTO