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  1. SiriusXM Files Lawsuit Against SoundExchange and A2IM, Alleging Licensing Interference

    March 28, 2012 9:28 AM EDT SiriusXM has filed a lawsuit against SoundExchange and A2IM. The company alleges that the two organizations violated Section 1 of the Sherman Act and acted in concert with other organizations to interfere with the satellite's channel efforts ...

  2. RightsFlow Builds A Business Around Clearing Song Rights

    March 18, 2011 12:00 PM EDT When it launched in the fall of 2007, RightsFlow comprised four people working out of the living room of president/CEO Patrick Sullivan's apartment on Manhattan's Upper East Side.Today, the company has established itself as a disruptive ...

  3. Koch Expands Distro Roster

    January 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST Port Washington, N.Y.-based Koch Entertainment Distribution started the new year with the addition of a handful of indies. Joining Koch's exclusive distribution roster is Bodog Music, Syntax Records, Latchkey Recordings and Indianola Records. ...

  4. Ropeadope Launches Digital Imprint

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST Brooklyn-based indie label Ropeadope will make digital-only releases its focus for 2007, launching an online-only label in February. Thus far, 25 digital albums are planned for the remainder of the year. The label's physical releases will con ...

  5. Ryko-Affiliated MRI Signs Two

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST New York-based label group MRI has entered into a joint-venture with Ropeadope Records. MRI, whose releases are distributed by New York-based Ryko Distribution, has also reached a distribution agreeme LOS ANGELES -- New York-based label group MRI ...

  6. Ryko-Affiliated MRI Signs Two

    February 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST First releases due April 5. New York-based label group MRI has entered into a joint-venture with Ropeadope Records. MRI, whose releases are distributed by New York-based Ryko Distribution, has also reached a distribution agreement with England ...

  7. Fat Possum, Epitaph Sever Ties

    June 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Blues label inks distribution deal with MRI. Fat Possum Records and Epitaph Records have ended their joint-venture relationship. Fat Possom, a left-of-center Oxford, Miss.-based blues label, joined L.A. punk power Epitaph in 1996, following a tumu ...

  8. MRI Lines Up Burning Spear Deal

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST New York label group MRI has signed a deal to distribute Burning Spear's label Burning Music Productions in the United States. New York label group MRI has signed a deal to distribute Burning Spear's label Burning Music Productions in th ...