Recorded Webinars

As a benefit to membership, Music Biz members can freely access our entire back catalog of webinars!

Note: Non-members have access to webinar recordings for three months after the session takes place. Non-members may request access to older webinars, and will be contacted with more information about the Association.

May 4, 2023 – Rights Management In The Cloud By Vistex

Join music expert, Aashish Pathak as we discuss the importance of owning the rights to music works, the best way to exploit your titles and associated rights, and how to transfer rights. As we navigate through rights management, we’ll also look at Vistex’s industry-leading, cloud-based software for the music industry and its end-to-end capabilities. Don’t miss this informative webinar on rights management for your organization.

April 20, 2023 – The OpenPlay Network Effect: Beyond Proprietary Systems

Everything works better when we have common ground. This is a truism that the music industry has not always lived by. Proprietary systems throw up hurdles to data management, distribution, royalty collection, and more. OpenPlay works to clear those hurdles and help the music industry get more done faster. It does this by providing labels, distributors, publishers, and other rightsholders with powerful asset management tools that allow them to capture catalog data and assets in a highly relational system that connects all products, assets, and artists. In this webinar, attendees will walk through OpenPlay’s various features, learn how it works, and get a glimpse into a future beyond proprietary systems.

April 6, 2023 – Artist-Centric Financial Innovation With HIFI

Join us for a deep dive into how artists & rightsholders can benefit with companies like HIFI, the financial rights organization for the music industry, who tailor their technologies and services specifically to financially empower its membership of rightsholders across the market. HIFI’s services include HIFI Enterprise, a platform that brings intelligent revenue processing to sophisticated businesses handling royalty data at scale. And 2023 will see the launch of HIFI’s much anticipated Cash Flow service, which accelerates royalty payments to artists in real-time from around the world.

March 23, 2023 – BE THE CHANGE: Gender Equality Study 2023

A discussion of data and findings from the 2023 BE THE CHANGE: Gender Equality Study. In the third installment of the annual TuneCore-sponsored study, panelists will break down the results of this year’s expanded survey in order to raise awareness of gender-based inequities in the music industry and provide actionable insights into how to combat them.

March 16, 2023 – Music Television for the Music Industry

What’s old is new again, and music videos are making a comeback on TV thanks to the wealth of connected television providers making it easier than ever for consumers to access content. However, while TV offers the biggest, cinematic music video viewing experience for fans, the TV screen’s potential for artists is still to be fully realized, including generating incremental revenue for artists at all stages of their career. Over the last few years, Vevo has been at the center of this trend building a global network of partners, harnessing this screen for the music industry. The smart TV offers artists a new internet-enabled platform to connect with audiences and build fan bases through sight, sound and motion.

March 9, 2023 – How to Create a Scalable A&R Incubator Inside Your Label

When your inbox is overflowing with great demos but it’s impossible to sign them all, where do you send them to release? What if you could capture, monetize, and assist those early stage artists release their music with minimal effort, under your own brand, and access their data and analytics for potential upstreaming opportunities in the future? Join DistroDirect CEO Andy Irvine as he explains why premium white label micro-distribution is creating additional revenue sources and opportunities for labels, and allowing music businesses globally to add scale with minimal resources. With any music-aligned business now able to set up a branded distribution portal and set their own pricing and royalty rates, a host of new opportunities are being created to grow revenue and retain customers. With DistroDirect white-label distribution, labels have the power to create their own custom ‘A&R incubators’, leveraging their brand equity to capture, amplify and scale their artist network like never before.

February 22, 2023 – Democratizing Music AI Tech to Support Creators & Services Worldwide

With over 25 million downloads (as of Dec 22’), Moises is democratizing access to AI-powered tools for musicians and creators worldwide. In this presentation, Moises’ VP of Business Development, Matt Henninger speaks to how AI is helping empower and inspire musicians, and covers how AI technologies can drive new levels of interactivity across platforms - potentially unlocking new revenue streams for artists and content owners.

December 8, 2022 – How To Choose A Royalty Software That Scales As Quickly As Your Business

Handling payments and royalties are extremely important and complex. With so many options available and each business being unique, choosing a solution with flexibility is crucial for long term ROI. Exactuals provides an intuitive solution to modernize business practices, ensuring safe and secure payment processing for members receiving royalties and advances. Exactuals has processed over $2 billion in payments through PaymentHub, to payees in the music, film, and television industry. Eliminating manual processes making royalty season a breeze for your team. Join Music Biz and Exactuals for this informative webinar about their products SR1 and PaymentHub to discuss what they have to offer in solving this problem and more.

November 17, 2022 – How Data Analytics Are Helping to Solve the Industry’s Credit Problem

No one knows the music credit data landscape quite like Muso.AI’s co-founder, Kyran de Keijzer, who has spent the last five years working to engage notable collaborators across the industry in helping to clean it up. Learn key insights he’s gathered along the way, including the surprising way analytics and data visualization are motivating a higher level of engagement with credit data.

November 3, 2022 – Artist Opportunity in the Age of the Fan Economy

The economic value shift toward the artist-to-fan relationship is opening an entirely new path for how artists grow their careers in the music streaming age. Hear from SoundCloud’s Vice President of Strategy, Mike Pelczynski, on how SoundCloud is meeting this moment through new innovations such as Fan-Powered Royalties – its first to market fan-powered revenue model – as well as creating deeper fan engagement opportunities and offering tools and services that drive artist empowerment.