A Week in the busy life of a Copyright/Royalties manager. Simply put, a music publisher represents the rights of songwriter’s and their repertoire of works, this is the copyright in the music and lyrics. We work to exploit these rights, to generate and collect royalties. Generally speaking, my role as Copyright & Royalties Manager at Native Tongue is to maintain our database of works, effectively administer our claims, ensure payment of royalties and resolve any disputes over copyright ownership. It’s a role that requires patience, attention to detail, effective communication, an investigative approach and a tactful personality.
Matt Tanner is one of the busy team at Native Tongue Music Publishing- an exciting business based in Melbourne doing some great work for their artists nationally and internationally. We begged the perennially busy Matt Tanner to give us a glimpse into his working week, so glad he said yes! Be sure to read through […]