How to submit your music to Soundreef

Posted on 19 Oct 2016 |

Jeewon Park

You no longer have to own 100% of the rights to your songs in order to register them with Soundreef – and we’ll even help you agree the rights to the song with the other right holders! It’s great to be able to hear more of your songs, but we needed to make some changes to the registration process in order to make this possible.

This blog post takes you through the new registration process which now includes three new options: partial, representative and individual.

Here’s...

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Soundreef: New logo, new site, new service!

Posted on 24 Feb 2016 |

Lucian Beierling, Soundreef

We are proud to release our brand new website with many new features.

The first, and most noticeable are the new logo, the new design and the enriched user experience with specific chromatic patterns: everything orange identifies services and features for right holders, everything blu for music users (businesses, gig organizers, customers).

For right holders in addition to the In-store and Live royalty collection services and the copyright registry developed with Safe Creative, we have...

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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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Fadà: the first Soundreef live event

Posted on 20 Jun 2014 |

Soundreef

The first Soundreef Live event was held in Italy on Sunday 1 June, 2013, with the Fadà gig officially kicking off the 30 Band Revolution.

Seven days after the gig, the royalties Fadà had earned showed up in their account, and all it took was three easy steps. 

1. Fadà created the event by entering the name of the event, the date and the event organizer’s email address:

2. Fadà then chose the songs they had already registered with Soundreef which they wanted to include in their set...

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What’s all this about Soundreef Live?

Posted on 09 May 2014 |

Hannah Boothby, Soundreef

As some of you know, we’ve been planning a royalties collection service for live musicians and bands for quite a while – and you might have seen a lot on Twitter and Facebook about the launch! We’ve put this blog post together to tell you about what we’ve been up to, and how to find out more.

It can take ages for musicians to get paid via the traditional collecting society route. Your royalties can take up to 18 months to reach you – and sometimes the wait is even longer, or...

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