Music Gateway has acquired music opportunity website Audio Rokit for an undisclosed amount. With this acquisition, Music Gateway’s userbase now surpasses 40,000.
Perfect Pussy‘s Meredith Graves has launched Honor Press, a new record label. Honor Press’ first signing is Sacramento band So Stressed.
INgrooves has a number of new publishing signings, synch rights, and partnerships. They will be handling SoundExchange and Neighboring Rights for Mad Decent, Nacional, Metropolis, and the Isley Brothers catalog. They are now handling synch licensing rights for John Coltrane and Alice Coltrane‘s catalogs. They’ve added the following to their publishing roster:
- Chuck Inglish (The Cool Kids)
- Elvis Perkins
- Bebel Gilberto
- Helen Marnie (Ladytron)
- Black Sun Empire
- Jo Mersa (Bob Marley’s grandson)
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