The latter part of the interview with Sync Summit which is focused on the music licensing business. We delved into the practical side of licensing business and its future.
I had a long and detailed interview with Sync Summit about the music licensing business. I hope this article will be helpful for independent musicians and publishers.
Here are the things you should know before having sync licensing deals with Japanese companies. Be attentive to what JASRAC consider Mechanical Rights are.
Unlike ASCAP & BMI, JASRAC can control a large portion of synchronization rights as well as performing & mechanical rights. That affects greatly sync licensing deals in Japan.
Tatsuya Oe Updated: June 1, 2017