BARTON MUSIC AND AFFILIATES
Founded over fifty years ago, Barton Music is an independent music publisher with a world class catalog containing “timeless standards written by the likes of Sammy Cahn, James Van Heusen, Jule Styne, Ken Lane, Irving Taylor, Robert Wells and many more legendary writers.
‘Because Editions’ was founded in Paris 2006 and it quickly became a distinctive platform where artists have the freedom to exchange, cross over and express themselves. ‘Because’ has welcomed a variety of artists, writers and styles from Justice, Drum ‘N Bass, Ragga from La Phaze, and The Plasticines to the catalogue.
Independent music publishing company Boss Level is home to the likes of Paces, Jonathan Boulet and Chela.
BOOSEY & HAWKES
Boosey & Hawkes are one of the largest, specialist classical music publishing companies in the world. Their unrivalled catalogue includes works from some of the 20th centuries most distinguished composers, as well as many of the leading international classical composers of today.
Over the last 60 years, Budde has become one of the most successful independent publishers in Europe with offices in London, Berlin and Paris. Distinguished by brilliant administration, superb licensing and combined with a young and active A&R team, Budde focuses on new talented writers and producers, as well as on new interesting labels that are looking for a serious and experienced partner for their publishing.
CLOUD 9 MUSIC HOLLAND
In the past 3 years Cloud 9 has been very successful with already over 100 single hits of which Cloud 9 is the publisher, varying from dance to rock and from kids to hip hop as well as being active as music supervisor for several successfully released movies in Holland.
CRC is a new generation music company fundamentally built around artist management culture, invested in long-term artist career development. The team have been responsible and integral in the development and success of huge numbers of international artists careers, with No. 1 singles, No. 1 albums, Brit Awards, Mercury nominations, international festival headliners and Radio 1 A list records to name but a few.
One of the biggest independent publishers in Scandinavia. Cosmos Music (Scandinavian Songs) represent several Swedish writer/producers, administers many Swedish catalogues and is the proud sub-publisher of around 50 foreign catalogues.
Drive Music Publishing
Drive Music Publishing is an Los Angeles based independent company, founded by Ana Ruiz and Joe Rausch. Working with legacy catalogs to new songwriters, DRV takes a dynamic approach across all genres of music to provide the best opportunities worldwide.
DOMINO PUBLISHING COMPANY (UK)
Domino Publishing Company is the music publishing arm of Domino Recording Company, the UK based independent which for over 20 years has been one of the must influential labels in contemporary music.
Elevate Music is Ireland’s most progressive and creative publishing company with a growing catalogue that reflects the modern face of Irish songwriting ranging from Electronica to Rock to World.
ELVIS PRESLEY ENTERPRISES
Elvis Presley Enterprises is a collection of the King’s own publishing companies; Elvis Presley Music, and Gladys Music. This prestigious catalogue includes many of the hits recorded by Elvis during the 1950’s and 1960’s.
Fairsplit Music is a music publishing & master recording company for the 21st century that focuses on music supervision, effective registration and synchronisation as its primary form of income. Co-founded by Vikram Gudi (Elephant Music) and Peter Saville (Carbon Logic), the vision was to choose writers that create vibrant textures and emotions, transcending beyond music into powerful, dynamic audio visual format.
FERMATA DO BRASIL
With more than 50 years of publishing experience, Fermata do Brasil specialise in renowned Brazilian writers, as well as a wide range of international copyrights.
The Heavy Hitters Music catalog is an Emmy award winning collection of over 10,000 tracks of both vocal and instrumental songs created and assembled for the primary purpose of providing hit-quality source music to the film, television and advertising community. It is, in the words of its owners and clients, “The Next Best Thing To The Majors.”
Born from the need to capture and share the crusty analog soul and funk sound of a bygone era with a hungry new generation, the HopeStreet Recordings mission is to share the best most eclectic, retrospective but progressive new sounds that Australia produces.
The Imagem Music banner incorporates heritage catalogues such as Cahn, and CP masters and, proudly represents over 100,000 outstanding copyrights from some of the biggest names in pop and rock, works by classical masters of the 20th and 21st centuries, and timeless favourites of musical theatre.
Imperial is a New Zealand publisher signing masters and publishing on heritage NZ acts.
LONELY PLANET SIX DEGREES
Lonely Planet TV’s flagship series, Six Degrees, screens in over 100 countries. Playful, sassy, streetsmart and unexpected, Lonely Planet Six Degrees connects its viewers to what makes each city special – the people that live in it.
Lucky Number is the London-based music publishing arm of Lucky Number Records. Lucky Number currently represents FTSE, EyeDress, Jake Bullit and Oscar.
Manners McDade Music Publishing Limited is a UK music publisher established in 2006. Their catalogue includes the work of top film and TV composers as well as a select roster of European composers, many of whom come from a classical background.
ME GUSTA MUSIC
Me Gusta Music is a Nashville-based full service copyright administration company. Established in 2010, it provides publishing administration, record licensing and synch clearance to clients who span a variety of genres – from country and Americana to rap and soul.
MONDO MUSIC PUBLISHING
Mondo Music Publishing was set-up by world leading independent producers who had become frustrated with ‘major’ publishers and the ‘bank’ mentality. Mondo prides itself on its desire to provide an effective pool of creativity where the artist, the writer and the music always comes first.
Next Decade is more than just a music publisher. With a hands-on and service oriented approach, the company share years of experience and knowledge about music and licensing. Founded by Stu Cantor in 1989, the roster of songwriters and catalogues is growing constantly.
NATURAL HISTORY NEW ZEALAND
Natural History NZ is one of the largest factual program producers globally and has built a substantial catalogue of musical scores in a publishing joint venture with Native Tongue. These works are featured in programs screened on National Geographic, Discovery, Animal Planet and numerous other networks around the world.
A London-based independent music publishing, production and artist development company, founded in 2006. Phrased Differently has managed over 1,500 song placements. These include over 60 No. 1’s, 250 Top 10 records, 50 Platinum Records and 60 Gold records around the world.
Native Tongue are proud to work with the Orbison Publishing companies. From developing new songwriters and artists to working classic catalogues of timeless songwriters and performers. Including contemporary songwriters like Liz Rose who co-wrote ‘You Belong With Me’ with Taylor Swift and Tommy Lee James who has written for artists as diverse as Delta Goodrem, Reba McEntire and the Pussycat Dolls to name but a few.
Native Tongue and Outpost Publishing team together to help develop and work Bertie Blackman’s catalogue.
PLUS ONE RECORDS
Plus One Records are based in Brisbane, Australia. Their roster includes Black Mustang, Mexico City, Roz Papparlardo amongst many others.
Pulse is home to more than 70 of today’s top songwriters, producers and artists, including hitmakers Bonnie McKee (Katy Perry, Britney Spears, Cher, Ke$ha), Christian “Bloodshy” Karlsson (Madonna, Britney Spears, Galantis, Miike Snow), Tim Pagnotta (Neon Trees, Walk The Moon), Oliver Goldstein (Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Aguilera), Tony Maserati (Beyonce, P!nk, Lady Gaga, Robin Thicke), and Anne Preven (Madonna, Miley Cyrus).
RALEIGH MUSIC GROUP
Raleigh Music Group provides outstanding creative and administrative service to a select number of music publishing clients including the catalogs of Elvis Presley and George Gershwin. The company, founded in 2015 by music industry veterans Peter Raleigh and Steve Storch, utilizes a high touch approach in order to maximize royalty revenue and protect the long term value and ownership rights of the songs they represent.
Reformation administers the songs of Gary Kemp, the writer behind the hits of Spandau Ballet. From the late 70s Spandau Ballet notched up a run of 20 hit singles and spent more than 500 weeks in the UK charts selling in excess of 20 million albums along the way. Few bands are truly timeless, but the continued popularity of their music is also in part a testament to the legacy of Gary Kemp’s lyrics and melodies.
REEL MUZIK WERKS
Canadian based catalogue primarily containing production music and TV Cues. Highly concentrated on both film and children’s TV music content.
RED BRICK SONGS
Casablanca Media Publishing/ Red Brick Songs is a leading Canadian independent publisher since 2001 and is home to a growing roster of songwriters including The Rural Alberta Advantage, The Fast Romantics, Said The Whale, The Dirty Nil, Dan Davidson, Zanski, Folly & The Hunter, Jeremy Fisher, Aidan Knight, Young Rival, Cuff The Duke, Jeen O’Brien, Nygel Asselin, Swim Good Now, Teen Daze, Psychic Twin, Field Mouse, Sleep Millennium and many more.
ROUND HILL MUSIC
Round Hill Music is an independent, high-end music publisher with a mission to provide exceptional music. As a boutique size publisher they oversee a small catalogue but including many quality song writers and songs. Including Andreas Carlsson, Charlie Midnight & Randy Goodrum.
Schedler Music is one of the most successful publishers in the German-speaking area. Schedler Music represents many successful international publishing companies and popular catalogues in GSA and Italy.
Founded in 2004, SONGS Music Publishing is touted as the world’s leading contemporary independent music publishing company. With a roster of over 350 songwriters, SONGS creates unique opportunities for its writers via innovative deals with content buyers and a deep commitment to both A&R and Creative Licensing.
SOUTHERN CROSSROADS MUSIC
Southern Crossroads Music is an Americana, Alt. Country, Folk / Accoustic Blues and Country focused music company that owns and controls both master rights and publishing rights. That roster currently comprises producers, artists and songwriters based in the UK and the US. It has presence and/or joint-ventures in London, Nashville, Los Angeles and New York and is represented in Canada, Australia, Germany, France, Scandinavia, Italy and Spain.
Cloud 9 Music has started the new publishing company ‘TousEnsemble Publishing’ (TEP) together with CNR Records Belgium and Regi Penxten (aka Regi). The company will represent amongst others Regi’s copyrights worldwide. Regi is known as a producer, writer and one of Belgium’s hottest exports under past aliases Sylver and Milk Inc. Wim Coryn (managing director TEP), formerly working for a.o. BMG Publishing, will be working alongside Regi.
THINK SYNC MUSIC PUBLISHING
Spawning from a number of ventures in the Licensing world & with offices in both the US & Uk. Think Sync Music Publishing is a wide-ranging catalogue consisting of various contemporary genres, geared towards getting placements in TV, Film & Gaming.
TuneCore is an online music distribution service enabling musicians and other rights-holders the opportunity to sell their music while also giving writers the chance to have their publishing interest represented worldwide.
T.Y Songs (aka Thomas & Young) are a British songwriting production team based between Los Angeles, CA and London, UK. The creative duo, consisting of Owen Thomas and Lily-May Young, write and record for both recording artists and TV & Film on both sides of the Atlantic.
Ultra Music Publishing
Ultra International Music Publishing (UIMP) is the music publishing arm of Ultra Music that represents artists, songwriters, producers and other publishing rights holders from around the world. While Ultra Music is key player in Electronic Dance Music, the publishing company expands genres and has continued success in the Pop, Urban, Dance and Reggae arena. Consistently, Ultra has been placed among the Top 10 Quarterly Airplay chart, released by Billboard each quarter. Even surpassing publishing companies affiliated with major record labels, Ultra’s presence in the market is prevalent.
Founded in 1984, Westbury Music Ltd is an independent publisher of contemporary British music. Currently looking after some 70,000 works spread over several hundred catalogues, it is now one of the most respected independent publishing companies in the world.
Founded in 1945 by the inimitable song-writing duo Rodgers & Hammerstein, the Williamson catalogue includes such famous and well-loved works as ‘The Sound of Music’, ‘Oklahoma’ & ‘The King & I’. In addition to representing their classic copyrights, nurtures new talent with their current roster including writers John Bucchino, Joe DiPietro & Ann Hampton Callaway.
Wixen Music Publishing, Inc.
Wixen Music Publishing, Inc. was formed in 1978 as an alternative channel for publishing administration, copyright management, and royalty compliance review. Founder Randall Wixen has a degree in economics from UCLA and has taken several professional-level courses on law and business aspects of music publishing.
WORDS & MUSIC, INC.
Based in Nashville, Words & Music have been providing a superior catalogue focused on active Country & Western works for several years. With a catalogue boasting many prominent writers within the genre such as Dierks Bentley, Brett Beavers & Waylon Jennings, Words & Music have become one of the leading catalogues in this field.