What is Songtrust?

There are a lot of music-tech companies out there. It can be a struggle to sort through them all. We at Songtrust want to help you make the right decision about your business. Below, we have outlined each type of partnership that Songtrust fulfills. If you fit one of these categories, please reach out here.

Apr 11, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, March 24, 2017

By now you've probably heard--or at least heard about--the momentous latest release from hip-hop artist, Drake, More Life.  Drake describes the work not as an album or mixtape, but "a body of work bridging the gap between major releases," a playlist of sorts. 

Mar 23, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, March 16, 2017

Over the past week, sources around the internet have been buzzing about Spotify’s acquisition of UK-based audio detection technology startup Sonalytic.

Mar 16, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, March 10, 2017

A question we often receive from clients is “I have x amount of streams, how much in royalties am I owed?”  Unfortunately, the answer is quite complex.

Mar 10, 2017

The Costs of Music Publishing

Let’s talk about running a music publishing company. Whether you are just starting, or operating a publisher as we speak, it is important to know when and why to spend money.

Mar 3, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, February 17, 2017

It's clear that streaming is the present and future of music consumption. 

Feb 16, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, February 10, 2017

Arguably the best part of the Super Bowl each year is the slew of new commercials advertisers put together for the largest single television broadcast event in the US. 

Feb 9, 2017

Weekly Music Publishing Update: Friday, February 2, 2017

Songtrust has partnered with DotBlockchain Music for the second phase of its creation of a "decentralized global database of music rights, combining the publishing and the performance information into a unit of music that the industry can use."  

Feb 2, 2017

Music Publishing News Roundup: Friday, January 13, 2017

 

Jan 12, 2017