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The alliance is also supported by Gobuz, Soundcharts, and 7digital, and is meant to foster growth in the entire music sector, as well as enable more musical and digital innovation in Europe.
This collaboration comes at a pivotal time for Europe; recently, the European Commission has been exploring ideas relating to modernizing copyright legislation to create a Digital Single Market, which will enable Europeans to access the same streaming content online all throughout the continent. What’s more, the EC has revised copyright framework that will require services like YouTube to pay more to rights holders in an effort to reduce illegal distribution of music and video content online.
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With licensing and policies on streaming becoming increasingly confusing and costly each year, this is one of the first big steps the music industry has taken to transform the legalities that correspond with transforming trends since 2001.
So, what does this collaboration mean for artists? DME states that its effort is to “bring benefits to both artists and consumers,” but they haven’t specifically disclosed how they are going to do that. Up until now, the fear for many musicians is that publishing their work on streaming services will drastically reduce profits, but perhaps this team will create a brighter future for the music industry as a whole.
Natalie Pulvino is a senior at the University of Colorado, Boulder, pursuing a BA in Economics and Spanish. She is also an intern at 7s Management in Denver, specializing in digital strategy and day-to-day artist management. Intrigued by the creative process of music, Natalie plans to advance her career in the music and entertainment industry post-graduation.