Royalty Collection – Fast, Accurate & Transparent
Missing Link Music has the distinct advantage over other music publishers of having created its own custom-designed royalty and licensing database and administration system that is fully tailored for all our clients’ needs. Our systems were developed around CWR (Common Works Registration), the integrated data system that is recognized by music societies and sub-publishers worldwide. Our proprietary software is designed for today’s digital music transactions, assuring comprehensive licensing and royalty distributions for all our clients.
Whether it’s mechanical, performance, synchronization, digital downloads or streamed usages, Missing Link is there to address the complex royalty tracking required in today’s global music industry—all with the goal of increasing the value of your song catalog and giving you the comfort of knowing you are being paid correctly.
Online Statements – Convenience With 24/7 Access
Your royalty statement can be accessed through traditional delivery methods or via Missing Link’s innovative online portal. In other words, you can review your prior and current royalty statements live–one of the many ways we empower the songwriter with a modern level of convenience.
Simply visit Missing Link’s secure online portal to access and review your past and present royalty statements whenever you wish.
Pipeline Royalty Advances
Looking to invest in new music gear? Need to address debt or tackle upcoming expenses? Whatever the reason, Missing Link is here to help you achieve your financial goals.
We offer advances on pipeline royalty streams using competitive terms, and are happy to provide assistance to help you attain the career success you deserve.
International Royalty Infrastructure
To best help our songwriters, producers, and artists who earn international royalties, Missing Link Music is proud to have cultivated and hand-picked the best resources around the world to provide the fastest, most efficient foreign royalty collection.
We have direct affiliations with the world’s top royalty collection societies in the UK, Canada, Scandinavia and France, which allows for direct and expedient royalty collection without interference from third parties. In addition Missing Link works creatively with the best international sub-publishers in Germany, Holland, South Africa, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia, Israel, Turkey, Greece, Russia and more, each collecting throughout their regions and neighboring territories.
Translation: More foreign royalties are paid more quickly to you.
Creative collaborations can ignite that spark and generate the energy it takes to turn beats, melodies, lyrics, and ideas into successful hits. Missing Link prides itself on cultivating collaboration opportunities amidst our esteemed roster of multi-platinum writers, producers and artists.
Additionally our distributed “Who’s Looking” lists offer our clients the latest up-to-date “insider” information on which top major label recording artists are looking for the next great hit song.
Having established relationships with record company A&Rs and artist managers, our creative team is positioned to help effectively pitch and place your songs, helping you achieve maximum success.
Synch Your Music To Film, TV & Multi-Media
Missing Link’s creative team has forged close relationships with TV/film music supervisors, ad agency executives and video game developers. Once a song placement happens, Missing Link is there to ensure your song is best represented for success in the marketplace.
We have secured placements with hundreds of companies including Toyota, Paramount, Microsoft, Apple, Sony and more. Additionally we have licensed our clients’ songs to digital jukeboxes, electronic toys, ringtone aggregators, retail music services and more.
Flexibility Based On Your Needs
Often clients wish to have their songs represented in a more customized way. Missing Link is proud to offer strategic international-only or US-only collection, as well as song-specific representation.
Simply put: We are here for each songwriter’s individual needs.
We are proud to have aligned with some of the industry’s top songwriters and producers for the benefit of co-publishing partnerships. Not only is it often financially advantageous for a songwriter to enter into a co-publishing agreement with Missing Link Music, it can be beneficial to have our team “work” your songs aggressively as a vested partner. This is often the recipe for the success of a great song catalog.
Our flexible terms in addition to our committed creative support are the keys to Missing Link’s mutually beneficial co-publishing deals.
What Makes Missing Link Music Better Than The Others?
We are established music publishing and rights management experts, with a proud history of exponential growth over the last 15 years. Our modern stream-lined approach to royalty collection is designed to get the songwriter and copyright holder paid quickly, fairly and transparently, utilizing our hand-picked international resources, songwriter-favored licenses and proprietary custom-designed administration system.
Our professional team has established solid contacts throughout the music industry, giving Missing Link a distinct advantage over all others in the field.