The information was revealed by music licensing company PPL at its AGM.
To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the release of Sgt Pepper, PPL has published the most played song from the Beatles album.
The new licence represents the first joint initiative between the two licencing bodies for the radio broadcast sector.
Muse and Rudimental have moved to music licensing company PPL for their international neighbouring rights collections.
Keith Harris, Director of Performer Affairs at PPL, is to step down at the end of 2015 after nine years in the role.
General Secretary of the Musicians’ Union, and President of the International Federation of Musicians John Smith is the new Chairman of PPL.
UK music licensing company PPL has announced a 6% uplift in its international revenues in 2014.
Mary Beer and Kate Reilly are joining PPL’s Executive Management Team.
A number of letters have been received at radio stations in America from PPL in London, demanding stations either pay royalties or block their webcasts. (more…)