Ex-Girlfriend’s Julia Robertson and Norm Adams pair up for single Body Rush now Released by Musik Radio Promotions
Julia Robertson and Norm Adams pair up for hit single, Body Rush. Now released by Musik Radio Promotions, the single has proved a hit, being picked up by the BBC networks and thousands of stations around the world.
Julia Robertson achieved fame in the 90’s, as part of the female R&B group Ex-Girlfriend. The New York based quartet was comprised of Julia, Tisha Hunter, Monica Boyd and Stacy Francis . Signed to Warner/Reprise Records, Ex- Girlfriend’s debut album, “X Marks the Sp [more]
Musik and Film Records nominates Cambodian Band Krom for Grammy
Musik and Film Records announces the first time ever nomination of a Cambodian Band for Grammy - KROM.
"Krom's music is gut twisting songs connected to something profound, night time whispers, raw and real"
Roland Joffe: Film Director: The Killing Fields / The Mission
KHMER TIMES/ALAN PARKHOUSE FRIDAY, 15 JULY 2016
A Grammy Award is the highest honor there is in the music industry, and a Cambodian band has been nominated in two categories at next year’s Grammys in the United State [more]
Musik Radio Promotions Partners With World Music Stage Radio Top 10 Countdown
Musik Radio Promotions is now partnering with World Music Stage Radio Top 10 Countdown.
Musik Radio Promotions, a division of Musik and Film records, is now the premier worldwide radio promoter on the planet. We reach 250,000+ stations in 180 countries. Our artists chart worldwide. MRP artists will now be featured weekly on the World Music Stage Top 10 Countdown.
World Music Stage Radio Top 10 Countdown is to become the juggernaut of new music distribution. Quickly becoming the fast [more]
The Grammy Awards Are Taking Streaming Very, Very Seriously
Today, the Recording Academy has announced some changes that will dramatically impact the Grammy Award nominations in 2017.
Not only will there be a reduction in the number of categories a member can vote upon, but songs only available on streaming services can now be nominated for an award. So, artists like Chance the Rapper who exclusively release their music on paid streaming services like Apple Music, will now qualify for a Grammy nomination.
Bill Freimuth, the Academy’s Senior Vice [more]
Licensing reform would improve lives of music creators
Last month I stood onstage at a venue in Washington, D.C., and performed “I Am a Song” for a distinguished audience that included nearly 50 members of Congress. They seemed to enjoy my performance, as well as those of the other performers, including the Zac Brown Band, Yolanda Adams, Ed Roland and Warren Haynes. Now, Congress has the chance to show it appreciates not just music, but music makers as well.
Congressional leaders from both sides of the aisle, like Republican Rep. Marsha Black [more]
Submit Your Music For Consideration of Grammy Nomination by Musik and Film Records
It's Grammy Nomination Time and Musik and Film Records is looking for Nominees.
That’s right its Grammy nomination time starting July 1st. Stephen Wrench of Musik and Film Records is a nominating member for the Grammy's. Each year Musik Radio Promotions picks great songs and artists to nominate for a Grammy from their radio promotion clients. You must have released the song commercially and have a UPC and ISRC number.
In 2015, 4 artists nominated by Stephen Wrench made it to 2nd round of [more]
A Crash Course on Mechanical Publishing Royalties — Part 1: The Basics
The following primer comes from Robert Klembas of Rebeat Digital, a provider of digital distribution, royalty accounting, Music Enterprise Software (MES) solutions. This is the first in a 12-part series.
No matter if you are completely new to this industry or have already gained some experience in the music business – the term “mechanical royalties” has either crossed your path already, or is definitely bound to do so (probably sooner than later). And there is good reason for this [more]
Italian band, Illacrimo, releases With Ones Own Eyes with Musik and Films Radio Promotions
Italian band, Illacrimo, releases "With Ones Own Eyes" with Musik and Films Radio Promotions. The band has since had 3 songs in the Euro Indie Music Chart between January and May 2016, one of these in the TOP 20.
" It's been an honour of sitting on Musik and Film's working group, a beautiful dream for a band like us. I have a lot of feelings in my heart at the moment...life is strange and beautiful at the same time, my father, Janos Acs, conducted Aretha Franklin at the Grammy 1998,and [more]
Despite 70 Million Copyright Complaints Last Year, the Top 10 Infringing Sites Are Still Standing…
According to a report by TorrentFreak, Google’s Transparency Report shows that the top 10 infringing sites received 70 million infringement complaints last year.
This news comes after major copyright holders have been struggling to control massive online infringement for nearly two decades. There have been major efforts surrounding a proposed modification to the longstanding ‘Takedown’ policies, powered by a Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) loophole.
But, the obvious pro [more]