In this video series, Disc Makers CEO Tony van Veen simplifies these music business fundamentals so that you can prepare your music to be as profitable as possible.
What you’ll learn:
LESSON I: A summary overview of music rights and royalties
Music copyrights. Music royalties. Learn the difference.
LESSON II: Should I pay to copyright my music?
Watch your step, kid. You best protect your sound recordings.
LESSON III: How to make money off your sound recordings
Make bank on your beats, ballads, and other bangers.
LESSON IV: How to collect mechanical royalties
You don’t need Luca Brasi to collect this money.
LESSON V: How to maximize your performance royalties
ASCAP, BMI, SECAC—they’re underpaying you, TBH.
LESSON VI: Neighboring rights and SoundExchange
It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood when you can collect all you’re owed.
LESSON VII: How does sync licensing work?
Learn how to get in sync with music supervisors so they buy, buy, buy.
LESSON VIII: Answering your copyright questions
Tony wraps up the course material and shares five ways to start generating more income with your music.