5 Reasons to use Soundreef when you tour Europe

Posted on 15 Oct 2015 |

Lucian Beierling

Are you registered with ASCAP, BMI or SESAC and are unhappy with how royalties are collected when you tour Italy and Europe? 

Now there’s a new way to collect live event royalties and you’ll get paid within 90 days from your gig with Soundreef.

Soundreef is a collecting society which offers online services and fair royalties, with guaranteed quick payments to all right holders. Live event organizers will also save up to 50% on what they’d usually pay their local collecting society...

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Royalty Insights 2015: Back with the stats!

Posted on 30 Jul 2015 |

Lucian Beierling

The 30th of July 2015 is payday for Soundreef artists who have earned royalties for background rights generated during the 1st semester of the year (January-June). We are back with the stats for the first six months of 2015 and we are yet again delighted to see that it's a big pay out for background rights royalties.

Independent artists are the very core on which Soundreef is built, our focus is to continue supporting them in ways that really make a difference: we get their music heard,...

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Vanessa Peters (USA): "My Tour in Italy with Soundreef"

Posted on 20 May 2015 |

Federico Camici & Lucian Beierling, Soundreef

We recently had the chance to interview Vanessa Peters, a great songwriter from Texas who toured Italy in February/March with Rocketta booking. She gave us her point of view in terms of both the tour and Soundreef Live.

Hi Vanessa, for the people who haven't had the pleasure of hearing your music yet can you tell us a little bit about yourself? When did you start making music and what have you been up to lately?

I've been writing music since about 2001... my first album, an EP called...

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Directive 2014/26/EU: Prep Work Begins in the UK

Posted on 15 May 2015 |

Alice Mocci, Soundreef

Copyright management is becoming a bigger issue by the day, and the necessary regulation of collective management groups – as well as protection of creators and third parties – is finally coming to a head.

The UK recognizes that Soundreef has been on the right track for some time.

In February, 2014, the European Parliament approved Directive 2014/26/EU, which regulates collective management of copyrights and royalties, establishing that royalties collection societies follow...

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