rightsholders

CISAC set to upgrade international musical work identifier

The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) has enlisted Dublin-based Spanish Point Technologies to overhaul the global information system of the International Standard Musical Codes (ISWC) to better serve societies and rightsholders.

Interview: David McGinnis, Mute Song

‘Everything we do is long term. We’re not building a company to sell. We’re not building a company for a public offering,’ Mute Song's David McGinnis on holding fast in 2018.

European parliament backs crucial copyright changes

Music-makers and rightsholders are a step closer to achieving fairer pay for their work online, as Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) vote to approve the Copyright Directive and close damaging legal loopholes.