Global Music Community Wins the Rights to the .MUSIC Domain Extension

April 23, 2019 | Music Business

DotMusic Limited ( announces that their global music community application for the .MUSIC registry prevailed. ICANN will award DotMusic the rights to the .MUSIC top-level domain name extension and move to contracting soon. Other applicants for .MUSIC included global companies, […]

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CD Baby & Audible Magic Team Up to Ensure Quality Partnership with Artists and Music Services

April 17, 2019 | Music Distribution

Artist service provider CD Baby is partnering with Audible Magic – the music industry’s go-to expert in digital content identification, licensing, and monetization – to increase content protection for artists and labels. As part of the partnership, CD Baby will […]

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URSA Reimagines Streaming Music for a New Artist-Centric Era

April 17, 2019 | Streaming

What would a streaming service look like, if hard-nosed but optimistic professional musicians built it? It would look like URSA, a platform that weds artist-focused engagement, commerce, and context with an intuitive, high-quality listener experience. URSA is the only streaming […]

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Interview With Taishi Fukuyama, COO of Songwriting AI Platform Amadeus Code

April 11, 2019 | Interviews

Uptown Plug previously spoke to Taishi Fukuyama about the technology Amadeus Code provides to independent artists, helping songwriters create, AI’s role in music and plenty more. Taishi is back for another interview with us to discuss what the latest Endel/Warner news means for AI […]

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Pex Introduces New Attribution Engine to Connect Creators, Copyright, and Content Seamlessly

April 2, 2019 | Music Business

People are creating content that gets picked up by everyone from their followers and friends to the traditional media. Yet no one knows who the creator of the video clip they saw on their nightly news program is. Once videos, […]

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