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Wurlitzer and LMCA To Make Beautiful Music Together

Wurlitzer Partners with LMCA to Extend the Brand into New Categories The venerable music-making brand Wurlitzer has appointed global brand extension licensing agency LMCA to extend its brand into new categories in audio, music, and… . . . read more

Levantine x IMPEL Partnership Brings Arabic Music to the West

Levantine Music has joined the licensing agency IMPEL to help bring Middle Eastern and North African music to Western ears. Levantine is an independent publisher based in Los Angeles, focused on all types of Arabic… . . . read more

Music Licensing: Epic Rights to Rep Aerosmith’s Brand

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter The bestselling hard-rock band Aerosmith has signed with Epic Rights as its brand licensing management agency. A subsidiary of Universal Music Group, Epic Rights is a branding, merchandising, and artist’s services… . . . read more

Music Licensing: MDR Keeping Amy Winehouse Legacy Alive

British audio brand Roberts is collaborating with the Amy Winehouse Foundation to celebrate the late star’s legacy. MDR Brand Management is teaming up with the British audio brand Roberts to celebrate the musical legacy of… . . . read more

Universal Acquires Sting’s Music Catalog For Reported $300 Million

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief The red-hot market for music catalogs is continuing in 2022 as Universal Music Group acquired the works of Police frontman Sting for a reported $300 million. Sting was… . . . read more

Universal Music Expands Rights Agreement With Amazon, Twitch

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Global music giant Universal Music Group (UMG) has expanded a key rights deal with Twitch and Amazon Music. The deal highlights the growing value of music catalogs held by… . . . read more

Special Report: Why The Value Of Music Catalogs Has Soared By 2500%

Following on our 2021 Special Report: The Evolution of Music Licensing, The Licensing Letter examines how and why music rights sales have grown exponentially since 2015. This report is available to TLL Subscribers only.   By Gary… . . . read more

Video Game Licensing: Ubisoft Celebrates 15 Years With Assassin’s Creed Symphony

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Ubisoft and Overlook Events have created an official symphonic concert to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Assassin’s Creed franchise. Ubisoft says the Assassin’s Creed Symphonic Adventure will cover the… . . . read more

Music Licensing: Warner Chappell Music Acquires David Bowie Publishing Rights

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief The other shoe has dropped in Warner’s months-long negotiations to acquire sole rights to the entire music catalog of the influential singer-songwriter David Bowie. According to Variety, which… . . . read more

Who’s The Boss? Springsteen Sells Music Catalog For Record $500 Million

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Legendary American rocker Bruce Springsteen just cashed out with the sale of his entire music catalog for a cool half-billion dollars. The sale to Sony Music certainly establishes… . . . read more