The Harry Fox Agency, Inc. (HFA) and indie digital distributor INgrooves have signed a licensing agreement.

INgrooves -- who's client list includes Tila Tequila, Thievery Corporation, Too $hort, and Lady Sovereign -- will be using its proprietary software platform to automate the licensing and payment process with the music rights licensing organization.

HFA represents approximately 35,000 music publishers and songwriters in the U.S.