Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Music Licensing…
We get contacted on a regular basis by customers asking very similar questions about licensing music in the UK, we have listed a few of the most common below to save you some time. If you have any questions that aren’t detailed below don’t hesitate to contact us.
QUESTION: Can I license music for use in a film or on television?
ANSWER: Yes you can. This is called ‘synchronisation license’ or ‘Sync’ for short. Contact us with your requirements and we can arrange the relevant license for your project.
QUESTION: How many tracks can I license?
ANSWER: There’s no upper limit, you can have as many as you like.And the more music tracks you license the better deal you will get. We pride ourselves on dealing with our customers as individuals so we can adjust our licenses to suit your requirements and budgets.
QUESTION: How will I receive the track and in what format will it come?
ANSWER: We’ll send the music track electronically once the licensing agreement has been finalised. We can also send the track in a variety of digital formats to suit your requirements.
QUESTION: Can I listen to the track before I license it?
ANSWER: Yes of course, let us know which music track or tracks you are interested in and we’ll send you a clip electronically so that you can hear the quality.
QUESTION: How much does it cost to license a music track?
ANSWER: The price of the license for the track or tracks can vary greatly depending on the use, song, artist, length of contract, terrritories the track is to be used in (e.g. The UK, Europe or worldwide) and also the platform the track is to be used on (e.g. television, online or physical release such as vinyl or CD).
QUESTION: Is it complicated to arrange a sync or digital music license?
ANSWER: No – not at all. We do all the leg work for you and simply send an agreement to sign once terms have been agreed. We aim to make the whole process as simple and cost effective for you as possible.
QUESTION: Who have you licensed music to before?
ANSWER: We’ve been lucky enough to work with companies both inside and out of the entertainment industry – TV and film, advertising, a holiday company and small businesses looking for the right music for their campaigns. As well as album licensing to gift shops and wholesalers.
QUESTION: Is there a minimum charge for a license?
ANSWER: No, each license is different and we have no minimum charge or usage policy. Contact us now to find out just how affordable licensing musc can be.
QUESTION: Do you license tracks outside of the UK?
ANSWER: Absolutely – we have tracks available to license anywhere in the world for all uses.