STIM

  1. STIM Appoints Helena Woodcock as Acting CEO

    February 27, 2014 11:49 AM EST STIM, the Stockholm, Sweden-based collecting society for music creators and publishers, has announced the appointment of Helena Woodcock as acting chief executive officer following the resignation of Kenth Muldin last week. Kobalt/STIM Partnership ...

  2. Kobalt/STIM Partnership Concludes Seven Licensing Deals Since Last March

    January 29, 2014 9:55 PM EST Kobalt Music Group's pan-European licensing partnership with STIM, the Stockholm, Sweden-based collection society, has concluded seven licensing deals since being formed in March 2013. iTunes, Spotify, YouTube, Google, Amazon, Napster and Vev ...

  3. YouTube & Sweden's STIM Reach 'Milestone' Licensing Deal

    October 20, 2013 11:25 PM EDT YouTube and Swedish-based music creators’ rights organization STIM have finally hammered-out a European licensing arrangement. Terms weren’t disclosed on the deal, which allows STIM rightsholders and affiliates to earn revenue when their music i ...

  4. UK's PPL Posts Record Revenues, Lambasts London Olympics, Global Digital Media Owners

    June 13, 2012 2:15 PM EDT Despite announcing its best annual financial results in the organization's 78-year history with total license fee income jumping 7% in 2011, speakers at today's (June 13) annual general meeting for PPL, the licensing body representing U. ...

  5. UK's PRS For Music Says Digital Royalties To Match Physical By 2014

    June 01, 2012 7:43 AM EDT On the heels of yesterday's announcement by the British Phonographic Institute that digital sales have overtaken physical sales comes news from the UK's PRS For Music, Britain's collection society, that digital royalty payments will ...

  6. Report: Spotify Payouts Up Eightfold in Sweden

    June 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Royalties paid to songwriters by the Swedish Performing Rights Society (STIM) for use at Spotify have greatly increased in the last year. Swedish news site the Local reports those songwriters have received more than $512,000 in the first quarter o ...

  7. Spotify Teams With Metric, Responds To Gaga Reports

    April 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT European streaming service Spotify has partnered with Canadian rock act Metric on a promotion for the band's album and tour. The promotion includes a 25% discount on Metric shows for Spotify users, and an offer to buy the current album " ...

  8. @MIDEM: GEMA Forms Coalition Of Authors' Societies

    January 27, 2010 12:00 AM EST German collection society GEMA has formed a coalition of eight European authors' associations in a bid to harmonize administration rights in Europe. The seven authors' associations who have partnered with GEMA and signed the letter for & ...

  9. GEMA Looks Into Joining ICE

    December 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST The German collecting society GEMA, based in Munich, is considering joining the International Copyright Enterprise (ICE). ICE is a joint venture comprising the British MCPS-PRS Alliance and the Swedish collecting society STIM, the aim of which is ...

  10. SGAE Joins Warner/Chappell Pan-Euro Digital Licence

    September 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Spanish authors and publishers collecting society SGAE has signed an accord with Warner/Chappell Music to distribute its English-language catalog via continental Europe on Internet and mobile suppliers. Warner/Chappell Music has issued SGAE with t ...

  11. SACEM Signs-Up To W/C's Pan-Euro Licensing Project

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT France's Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music (SACEM) has joined Warner/Chappell Music's pan-European digital licensing (PEDL) initiative. As a result of the accord, unveiled today, the French Collection Rights Society i ...

  12. Warner/Chappell Strikes Three Pan-European Deals

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner/Chappell Music has signed three separate deals at MIDEM for European collecting societies to grant pan-European licenses for digital uses. The deals follow the publisher's announcement last year at this time that it was talking to coll ...

  13. Senators Take On Performance Right Debate

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Artists and broadcasters today continued their fight over a performance right to play recordings over terrestrial radio during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Singer-songwriter Alice Peacock urged members of the Senate Judiciary C ...

  14. Sweden's STIM Reports Record Royalties Abroad

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Swedish collecting society STIM has reported income generated from abroad reached an all time-high in 2005. Swedish collecting society STIM has reported income generated from abroad reached an all time-high in 2005. According to its preliminary ac ...