Tag Archives: music licensing

LEGO and Universal Music Group unveil first product line-up for LEGO VIDIYO

The LEGO Group has today unveiled the first range of products to arrive from its new LEGO Vidiyo platform, a collaboration with Universal Music Group that will enable kids to create their own music videos using LEGO Minifgures, new LEGO kits, and augmented reality technology. Teased last month, LEGO Vidiyo …

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Stern Pinball partners with Led Zeppelin to launch new range based on the band and its music

The lifestyle brand, Stern Pinball, has struck up a new partnership with the iconic rock band, Led Zeppelin, to launch a range of themed pinball machines each inspired by the brand and its music. Formed in London in 1968, Led Zeppelin consisted of vocalist Robert Plant, guitarist Jimmy Page, bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John …

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Bravado partners with Alibaba to bring its artists’ merchandise to Chinese consumers

Bravado, the merchandising and brand management arm of Universal Music Group, has partnered with Alibaba Group today to launch a new means of bringing music artists’ merchandise and collaborations to Chinese consumers. Under the new partnership, Bravado will launch its own store on Tmall Global, the largest cross-border business-to-consumer marketplace …

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US metal band Deftones celebrates 20 years of White Pony album with Belching Beaver IPA

The American alternative metal band, Deftones has extended its partnership with the Belching Beaver Brewery for another collaborative launch, this time celebrating the 20th anniversary of the band’s third studio album, White Pony. Available in the US only and for a limited time, the launch – a Double Dry Hopped …

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The Rolling Stones to open world-first flagship store on London’s Carnaby Street

Rock ‘n’ roll legends, the Rolling Stones are to open a world-first flagship store on London’s Carnaby Street, featuring exclusive new fashion and merchandise under the RS No. 9 Carnaby brand from this September. The new store has been created in partnership with Bravado, Universal Music Group’s merchandise and brand …

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Universal Music Group strikes partnership with Soundtrack Your Brand

Universal Music Group has signed up another global licensing deal, this time with a pioneering business-to-business cloud-based music streaming service called Soundtrack Your Brand. The new deal will allow the music platform offer tracks from the library of music produced by Universal Music Group’s own artists. The aim of Soundtrack …

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Warner Music Group signs deal with Lickd to give online content creators access to millions of pop tracks

The global service that provides video creators with access to chart music, Lickd, has detailed its new partnership with Warner Music Group that will witness the roll out of commercial tracks to online content creators, removing the risk of copyright infringement. Warner Music’s deal with Lickd now enables millions of …

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Royal Mail celebrates five decades of the iconic rock group Queen with new stamp collection

The Royal Mail is issuing a set of 13 special stamps to celebrate one of the UK’s most influential rock groups, Queen, the iconic rock group who has managed to sell more 300 million records across five decades. Eight of the new stamps will feature images of some of the …

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