Posts Categorized: Rights

Breaking Down… Performance Rights


Performance Rights is one of the most consistently growing revenue streams in recorded music, and has proved to be a reliable source of income for labels (and artists) in an ever-changing digital landscape. What comes with this reliability is a healthy dose of confusion amongst music professionals from all walks of the business. “Someone has explained… Read more »

New Feature: Master Rights Conflict Manager


Users can now respond to master rights conflicts directly in The Orchard Workstation to unlock royalties that may be held in escrow! What Are Master Rights Conflicts? Master rights conflicts occur at digital service providers when another rightsholder claims to have exclusive rights for a master sound recording in the same territories that The Orchard… Read more »

Mo Data, Mo Problems (but Mo Performance Royalties)


ISRC, UPC, Song Title, Version, Artist, Composer, Release Name, Duration, Label, Imprint. These are just a few of the pieces of data that identify your songs. How about Country of Recording? Nationality of First Producer? Gender of drummer’s first born?!! Ok, I made that one up… but it probably couldn’t hurt to include it. In… Read more »