Anghami

In a region where music is dominated by piracy, Anghami comes to fill this gap by offering a legal music alternative in an enjoyable way while making sure to implement a model that fairly remunerates artists and labels.

Introducing Anghami: the future of digital music consumption and the first service of its kind in the Middle East & North Africa.

Anghami is the leading Music platform in the Middle East which provides a seamless experience to listen to unlimited music on-the-go on your mobile. With millions of songs to search from, stream, download and share, Anghami makes listening to music enjoyable again.

Anghami is your music hub from which you can instantly play any Arabic and International song or album wherever you are – in your car, at the gym, or on the beach. You can also discover new music from your favorite artists, share your favorite tracks in real-time with friends on social networks, and download as many songs as you’d like for offline play. Flights will never feel as long again!

Anghami features licensed content from leading Arabic labels such as Platinum Records, Mazzika, Melody and many others. Anghami also features music from the major International labels such as Universal, Sony, EMI, Warner and is continuously licensing new content to bring you a complete experience from major aggregators to name a few Believe, ArpuPlus, MT2, Info2cell…

Anghami is funded and supported by regional VC firm “Middle East Venture Partners” (www.mevp.com) leading the largest digital music investment ever in the Middle-East.

Anghami, today, is the number 1 Music platform in MENA region with the largest catalog comprising of more than 30 Million songs available for more than 70 Million users.

iMusica

Operating since 2000, iMusica is an important digital content provider for the main mobile operators and music services in Brazil and worldwide, develops download & streaming platforms and create music branding solutions for major brands.

The company manages today a catalog of 18 million tracks and licensing agreements with more than 20.000 brazilian and international labels such as Sony Music, Universal Music, Warner Music, EMI and major copyright organizations in Brazil and in the Latin Market.

iMusica is the White label platform of America Movil digital music service and content provider to mobile carriers and manufacturers, content gateways, retailers, massive brands and record labels in Latin America. Through a partnership with América Móvil and Coca-Cola FM iMusica distributes affordable digital content via mobile phones and computers, tablets and other mobile devices in 18 countries in Latin America, with a range of 230 million users. In Brazil, it is a renowned exporter of Brazilian independent music to international music services like iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.

Brasbeat

Brasbeat is the first Electronic Music Download Store in Latin America. Based in Brazil, it was founded in the year 2017 by DJs and people who really understand the Electronic Music Scene. Each member of our team has extensive industry and music knowledge covering from House to Techno and everything in between. We organize our genres in an easy to browse way that allows users to find the exact music they want to hear.

Our policy is to offer fast and clean access to quality Electronic Music for all our customers, in various levels of the industry ranging from podcasts to pubs, as well as large festivals and clubs.

Brasbeat content is updated daily with new releases from DJs and Producers from around the World. We respect all ethical and bureaucratic Industry Issues in order to provide professionalism, quality, and respect to all our customers and partners. Fair and affordable pricing is structured on all tracks to be purchased economically from anywhere in the World. Brazilians can buy in their native currency, the Real, thus avoiding the need for international credit cards and the payment of taxes like the IOF.

Just as you are an Electronic Music Lover, so we are! We truly hope to impress you with our platform and the special advantages of Brasbeat!

After initially being launched in the U.S, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea a couple of weeks ago, the new streaming service Youtube Music is now also available in 12 new countries including Austria, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Russia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom

YouTube Music is now available for download as an app on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. The service streaming is offering new personalized and all simply organized features in a new app and as a web player at music.youtube.com.

YouTube Premium (formerly YouTube Red) has also been launched in Germany and 16 other countries last monday, providing members with the benefits of Music Premium, plus ad-free, background, and downloads across all of YouTube.

YouTube Premium includes video content produced by YouTube, such as YouTube Originals shows and films, including the hits Cobra Kai and Impulse, as well as new shows starting today: F2 Finding Football, which takes viewers and celebrity guests on a world tour during the FIFA World Cup, and The Sidemen Show.

Besides of a free (ad-supported) model, YouTube Music Premium goes online at the familiar price of 9.99 € / £; those who want to use YouTube Premium additionally pay 11.99  € / £ for the package or 17.99  € / £ for the family option. Interested users can test the service free of charge in the first three months.

Learn more about YouTube Music and YouTube Premium
in the following blog posts (German - English)

In the last weeks we have implemented some new features and functions to improve your workflow with the Content Management Console (CMC):

NEW: Clone Bundle

Bildschirmfoto 2017-04-24 um 13.36.42To simplify the creation of similar products (e.g. for different release strategies or just very similar bundles), you can now clone an existing bundle. The “clone” will contain the same tracks, territories, price tiers and distribution channels, also the complete metadata except from catalogue number, EAN/UPC code and of course the cover artwork.


NEW: Trend Figures Status

As the daily trends in the analytic section are only estimated and not 100% reliable sales figures that we get from the shops by feed, there’s not guarantee that the shops have actually provided us with current figures.

Under Analytics -> Audio -> Trend Status you can see which shop has provided us with daily trends or not (yet).


NEW: Youtube Claims (Beta)

On the product info page you can now see which Youtube Videos have claimed the audio tracks included in your bundle (if your channel is managed by daredo GmbH). Please not that the tab loading time may be a bit longer.

Akazoo

Akazoo is an on demand social streaming music service with various social features.  Users can subscribe for unlimited use of the service; additionally users have the option for a la carte purchases of high quality audio albums and tracks.

The Akazoo platform is entirely integrated with Facebook, hence making the music experience more social, and users can see what their friends are listening to in real time through the social activity feed.

Users have the option to use their personal cloud based library and listen to their purchases in offline mode from any device.  The service is accessible and optimized for the web, mobile devices, tablets and Smart TVs.  The supported options of the service include standard, premium and mobile only models.

Valleyarm

Valleyarm is a music industry company that is specialized in digital distribution, publishing and online marketing of music and video content. The company’s headquarters is in Melbourne, with offices in Berlin, Brisbane and New York and partners based in China, Japan, Fiji, South Africa, England and Jordan.

As a digital distributor, Valleyarm works largely with independent artists and record labels to make content available online through various international digital music stores including iTunes, Spotify, Amazon MP3, Nokia Ovi, Telstra Bigpond Music, Guvera and Chinese bilingual digital music store Wawawa. For their digital distribution services, Valleyarm uses a flat-fee business model for its distribution which is unique to the Asia-Pacific region. In 2012 Valleyarm were presented an iAward for New Media and Entertainment recognising the companies pioneering method of content delivery

Pandora*

is a music streaming and automated music recommendation service powered by the Music Genome Project. The service, operated by Pandora Media, Inc., is available *only in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States. The service plays musical selections of a certain genre based on the user’s artist selection. The user then provides positive or negative feedback (as “thumbs up” or “thumbs down”) for songs chosen by the service, and the feedback is taken into account in the subsequent selection of other songs to play. The service can be accessed either through a web browser or by downloading and installing application software on the user’s device such as a personal computer or mobile phone.

The daredo company with its affiliated companies daredo media and uptrax and its departments digedo, daredo distribution, deeep.net and CiNENET wishes you Happy Christmas holidays and a good start in 2017!

A big “Thank You” goes out to all of you for the support and the help and for the interest in our artists, labels, producers and customers, to our distribution partners for the great job, to our international partners for the great support and the strong partnership and, of course, to our producers, artists and directors who provide us with great new music and movies.

We hope you get some time to rest and wish you all the best for the upcoming year!
Take care,
Yours daredo Crew

Breaking news:  YouTube finally subscribes a licensing deal with GEMA to host music videos in Germany. 

We’re excited to let you know that the German music rights collection society GEMA and YouTube have come to an agreement, which will be effective as of November 1, 2016. This agreement benefits the entire YouTube community as well as songwriters, composers and music publishers represented by GEMA.

Bildschirmfoto 2016-11-02 um 12.02.50Most importantly, it will also benefit you and your artists. Music content that was previously blocked in the absence of an agreement with GEMA can now be viewed by the German, Austrian and Swiss YouTube audience. Additionally, this will bring more revenue opportunities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland for your music content.

Please check if you have already delivered the correct ownership information for Germany, Austria and Switzerland on your Music Video and Sound Recording assets. If not, please make sure that you update your assets as soon as possible or get in contact with our Youtube Music Manager Jadranka Celik

 

We are very happy to announce our collaboration with KANJIAN, a brand new internet music company based in Shanghai.

The Chinese music industry is booming right now. IFPI statistics show a 63.8% increase in 2015, with digital revenues growing from 90.1 million in 2014 to $ 151.9 million$ in 2015.

Thanks to the broad network of partnerships and direct contacts of Kanjian with all important DSPs listed below, they can offer efficient, transparent and professional music business services.

Key Facts:

  • The biggest catalog of Indie Music in Asia.
  • Covers the widest in mainland China.
  • Provides service for 5000+ labels, 40000+ musicians and hundreds of music-related institutions.

Distributing to:

  • Kanjian
  • VIVO
  • Xiami Music
  • Xiaomi
  • Asia Pacific Telecom
  • Chunghwa Telecom
  • FETnet
  • Heart Music
  • Jeou Tai
  • Mymusic
  • Omusic
  • T Star Telecom
  • Taiwan Mobile
  • Walkgame
  • KKBOX
  • Soliton
  • Baidu Music
  • China Mobile
  • China Telecom
  • China Unicom
  • Discjam
  • Duomi Music
  • JD.COM
  • KTV
  • Kuwo
  • Lizi FM
  • Netease Music
  • QQ FM
  • QQ Music
  • Toutiao
  • TTPOD
  • Yinyuetai
  • 360 Music

We are back, proudly presenting a new version of the Content Management Console, the “CMC V3.0 Yavin“!

WHAT’S NEW:

New Menu Layout – completely drop-down arranged
– Direct delivery to shops without intermediate steps
– Deactivate Streaming option in each bundle
New Content Manager and Producer-section: direct access to Labels, Bundles and Tracks
More Track options like price tiers and instant gratification (iTunes only)
…and more to discover and to come!

www.deeep.net | www.digedo.com

This is an important information for our customers:

From 2016 we will relaunch the deeep.net / digedo Content Management Console (CMC) and add many new features that you have been waiting for:

  • Indivudial release date for streaming-portals 
  • Streaming rights can be selected and de-selected 
  • single track pricing
  • new menu structure
  • brand new delivery system
  • improved traceability of product delivery to portals

and many more.

For this update the Content Management Console will be offline for a complete update of the CMC System from December 28th 2015!

On Tuesday January 5th 2016 the new CMC will be online including new features and design. During this time the system will be down. Already delivered products are not concerned by the relaunch.

The daredo company with its affiliated companies daredo media and uptrax and its departments digedo, daredo distribution, deeep.net and CiNENET wishes you happy Christmas holidays and a good start in 2016!

A big “Thank You” goes out to all of you for the support and the help and for the interest in our artists, labels, producers and customers, to our distribution partners for the great job, to our international partners for the great support and the strong partnership and, of course, to our producers, artists and producers who provide us with great new music and movies.

We hope you get some time to rest and wish you all the best for the upcoming year!
Take care,
Yours daredo Crew