The music industry is experimenting more and more with the metaverse. Is this the future or a marketing-led tech fantasy?
Ben Gilbert assesses the present and future of China’s music industry, from royalty collection challenges to innovation in the digital music landscape.
How can the music industry’s global royalties ecosystem realise a full-scale revolution in payments? Experts at the Synchtank Summit discuss.
The opportunities to tweak the DNA that runs through existing recordings across an interconnected media landscape are distinct and interrelated, explains Ben Gilbert.
UGC & social media are being pegged as the industry’s next big opportunity. But are rightsholders, technology systems & licensing infrastructures prepared?
Streaming, fintech and publishing remain the three key obstacles to the domestic business fulfilling its vast potential in the coming years.
In the first of a two-part investigation, Ben Gilbert examines the continent’s readiness to go overground.
As film and TV productions start to open up again, Ben Gilbert examines the potential implications for the sync sector and speaks to experts in this field.
We examine the response to the pandemic and speak to industry figures to find out how a business founded on creativity can find solutions to the improbable impact of COVID-19.
We look at the initial fallout from coronavirus, hearing stories from across the music sector to discover just how disruptive the pandemic has already been.
Ben Gilbert takes a look at the song economy and how digital platforms and sync placements are allowing classic songs to be hits over and over again.
Ben Gilbert investigates just how lucrative festive hits are for artists, labels and rights holders in the digital age.