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Music societies turn to blockchain

Three of the leading music societies in the world are investigating the implications of blockchain on music rights. The societies are looking to improve copyright and the tracking of music usage by third-parties. This will deliver a more accurate record of what is used/played in real-time. It will also be used to track when music…

SACEM and IBM look to improve music royalties

IBM and Sacem (Society of Authors, Composers and Editors of Music) have announced a 10 year project to develop URights. It is to be used to track and capture the value of online music for both creators and publishers. Last year Sacem tracked almost 982.5 billion download and streaming transactions. This is double the 2015…