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AIM Sync Conference 2016 November

AIM Sync Conference 2016 AIM’s annual sync licensing master class is to returned to London on 14th November 2016 in association with Music Gateway, with a host of top industry figures from the worlds of TV, film, advertising and games lined up to speak. Panelists on the night were: Ariel Sommer, Music Supervisor (synch2it) Louisa […]

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Added: 10.02.17
Synchronisation Licensing

AIM Sync Conference 2017

The evening opened with a special keynote interview with Zach Cowie, Emmy-nominated Music Supervisor on hit shows and films including Master of None, Celeste & Jesse Forever, The Little Hours and State Like Sleep. Zach began his career working for independent labels including Touch & Go, Drag City and Sub Pop, so brings a unique […]

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Added: 27.11.17
Synchronisation Licensing

AIM’s Digital Training

AIM has developed this daylong course to incorporate a higher level of essential digital marketing tips and tricks, online advertising, digital tools and campaign building to make up the AIM Digital Training Day. If you’re serious about your digital business, then this is the event to take you to the next level. Over the course […]

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Added: 20.10.16
Digital

Anti Piracy

Protecting your releases from illegal downloading AIM Members have access to the industry anti-piracy unit, Friends of AIM offers and a range of further paid for services that will protect your content on the internet. Anti-piracy best practice guidelines Audiolock have created a best practise guideline for protecting your music against piracy, which looks at […]

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Added: 20.10.16
Digital

Anti Piracy Special Offers for Members

AudioLock If you use Believe Digital, FUGA, Ci, PromoPush, SynchTank or AMPSuite you can now benefit from one-click anti-piracy protection of your music thanks to AudioLock’s integration with these DSP’s. Contact your DSP to discover how this simple, free integration can save you time and money. AIM members can benefit from an exclusive one month […]

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Added: 20.10.16
Digital, Special Offers
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Added: 19.10.16
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Artist Applications

UK & EUROPE 10-17.11.2018 | Iceland Airwaves | Apply by: ASAP 09-11.05.2019 | The Great Escape | | Apply by 11.02.2019 Ongoing | NTS Work In Progress | Apply by 30.09.2018 Ongoing | Pirate Live | Apply ASAP Monthly | Metropolis Rising | Apply ASAP via Music Glue   CANADA & USA Spring/Summer/Fall annually | Joshua Tree Music Festival | California, USA | Apply ASAP 08-17.03.19 | SXSW Festival | Texas, USA […]

Audiolock – Anti Piracy Best Practice

This guide was produced by AudioLock, who are proud to be a “Friend of the Association of Independent Music” and an official partner of the Association For Electronic Music.

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Added: 20.10.16
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Digital

Barcodes

A UPC barcode is needed to sell your music in shops and in the major online music stores. A UPC barcode (or Universal Product Code) is used to represent and track your music as an entire physical or digital product. Whether you are selling your CD in a shop or on iTunes and other digital stores, […]

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Added: 20.10.16
Manufacturing
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Marketing & Promotion, Radio

BBC Agreement – 1. Overview

The AIM/BBC Agreement(s) These are two agreements which exclusively allow AIM members to relicense BBC-recorded performances of their signed artists from the BBC for subsequent release and exploitation, without paying an advance and at a very low royalty rate. While each AIM member is in a direct contractual relationship with the BBC on a case-by-case […]

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Added: 20.10.16
Legal, Music Licensing, Opportunities, Special Offers

BBC Agreement – 2. User Guide

The document available for download from this page is the User Guide to the BBC Framework Agreement, which sets out an overview of the agreements themselves, setting out the criteria, main deal terms into a more digestible form.  This guide should not be taken in place of the agreements themselves, which will be binding once […]

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Added: 20.10.16
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Legal, Music Licensing, Special Offers

BBC Agreement – 3. Letter of Engagement

This letter is to confirm your companies intention to make use of the AIM/BBC Artist Performances – Framework Agreement and side agreement to cover “Archive Performances”

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Added: 20.10.16
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Legal, Music Licensing, Special Offers

BBC Agreement – 4. Agreements

The documents available for download on the next few pages together make up the ‘AIM-BBC Framework Agreement’, setting out the criteria that recordings must meet to be available for re-licence under this agreement.  The documents also set out the full terms and conditions that AIM members agree to upon signing the Letter of Engagement and […]

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Added: 15.02.17
3.96 MB [pdf]
Legal, Music Licensing, Special Offers

BBC Agreement – 5. Archive Performances Agreement

The documents available for download on the next few pages together make up the ‘AIM-BBC Framework Agreement’, setting out the criteria that recordings must meet to be available for re-licence under this agreement.  The documents also set out the full terms and conditions that AIM members agree to upon signing the Letter of Engagement and […]

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Added: 20.10.16
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Legal, Special Offers

BBC Agreement – 6. BBC Store Sideletter

The documents available for download on the next few pages together make up the ‘AIM-BBC Framework Agreement’, setting out the criteria that recordings must meet to be available for re-licence under this agreement.  The documents also set out the full terms and conditions that AIM members agree to upon signing the Letter of Engagement and […]

Added: 05.10.18
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BBC Agreement – 7. BBC Licence Request Form

The document available for download from this page is the BBC’s Licence Request Form template, which AIM Rightsholder Members (labels and self-releasing artists) must complete and submit by email to the BBC licensing team for approval on a project by project basis.  Once filled in, a scan should be emailed to Simon Gurney, Head of Licensing […]

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