MI2N
Music Industry News Network
THURSDAY, JULY 27TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Label News (more headlines) 10-18-2004

V2 RECORDS NEXT CUSTOMER FOR MUSICRYPT

Bookmark and Share
Email: jmonaco@sympatico.ca
Website: http://www.musicrypt.com
Musicrypt Inc. is pleased to announce that it has reached agreement with Sir Richard Branson's V2 Records in Canada for use of Musicrypt's Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS). V2 Records is the first of the "Major Independent Labels" to sign on as a customer for DMDS. Musicrypt expects to begin testing with V2 Records in London England later this month.

With EMI Music, Warner Music, BMG Music, and Universal Music also using DMDS, it is now the secure digital delivery service of choice for more than 85% of the Canadian music industry. Major Canadian broadcast chains representing 100% of all chart monitored radio stations now use DMDS, including Standard Radio and Rogers Media Broadcasting on an exclusive basis.

Sid McCain, Director Marketing & Operations of V2 Records Canada, said, "The speed, lower cost and improved security DMDS provides for delivery of new releases to radio, and for internal distribution, will be of great benefit to V2. As an international independent label, it is vital that we provide service for our artists that is comparable to the major labels but with fewer resources, and DMDS enables us to do that efficiently and effectively."

John Heaven, President and CEO of Musicrypt said: "We are very pleased to have V2 Records sign up for our DMDS service. We anticipate that they will be the first of several customers from the "Major Indie" segment of the music business. V2 represents several significant artists and it is important that they be able to deliver their music in a secure and efficient manner like the major labels. Usage of DMDS is growing rapidly, as shown in September when we made over 36,000 deliveries."

V2 Records is an independent label launched in 1997 by entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, the founder of the very successful Virgin label. The company is committed to developing a formidable roster of new and established musical talent. V2's artists include White Stripes, Moby, Underworld, Stereophonics, The Datsuns, Mercury Rev, Grandaddy, Katy Rose, The Crystal Method and Josh Ritter.

Musicrypt's Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is the leading secure B2B digital delivery solution for the music industry. DMDS is a web-based delivery system that pioneers secure digital file distribution by incorporating biometrics, high-value encryption and watermarking. The first application of DMDS replaces the physical distribution of new musical recordings by record companies from the studio, internally, and to radio stations with more secure, more effective and less costly digital distribution of broadcast quality media via the Internet. Musicrypt trades on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol MCT. Visit www.musicrypt.com

Contacts:
Musicrypt Inc. - John Heaven, President & CEO, 905-763-3553, Suite 300, 225 East Beaver Creek Road, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada L4B 3P4

V2 Records - Sid McCain, Director Marketing & Operations, 416-542-1400, 317 Adelaide Street West, Suite 1004, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5V 1P9

Media - James Monaco 416 686 3395 or jmonaco@sympatico.ca


The statements contained in this release that are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause such statements to differ materially from actual future events or results. Such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

The Village People's Iconic Cowboy Randy Jones Sets Summer On Fire With A Cascade Of Remixes For Single 'Hard Times'

Versatile Haitian American Singer/Songwriter Natalie Jean Releases New World Album

Sound Behavior Troupe Take A Swipe At Bay Area PC Culture In Latest Single

Handshake & Ice Cream Helps Artists Monetize Their Facebook Followers

NABIHA Comes Good On 'IOU' To Fans

Joe Deninzon & Stratospheerius Sign To Melodic Revolution Records

First Acts For ADE LIVE Announced: Hercules & Love Affair, Fatima Yamaha, Anna Of The North, Phlake, Vessels And More



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» Merlin Member Survey 2017
» Baserock Launches Immersive Bass-Frequency Backpack
» Killer Tracks Launches GUM Tapes
» MusicDish Review: Kenn Rowell Music Video "It's Good To Be Back"
» Edison Research: Broadcast Radio Controls More Than Three-Fifths Of Canadian Listening
» China Music Licensing Pioneer Mathew Daniel Moves To NetEase Cloud Music
» IndieNinja, An Artist Services Marketplace, Launches At A2IM Indie Week In NYC
» THE BIRTHPLACE OF COUNTRY MUSIC KICKS OFF A SUMMER OF PERFORMANCES, CAMPS AND WORKSHOPS
» Suzann Christine's New Single "Dope Queen"
» Legendary Musician Proud To Be Named New Animals Asia Ambassador


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» Music Streaming Service: The Next Frontier For Tesla And Elon Musk
» Generation Z: Meet The Young Millennials
» MusicDish Review: Xi'an Post-Punk Band FAZI 3rd Album "Heart Of Desire"
» Aloft Hotels And MTV Spotlight Top Asia Pacific Music Talent
» Canadian Sounds In China (CSC)
» QQMusic: From Streaming Service To Integrated Music Content Producer
» Music Works International Expands Team, Roster And Global Reach
» BMG Partners With Chinese Social Network Momo
» MusicDish Music Releases In China: SLC, HearIM, Tom Ricci, Voodoo Swing
» ASCAP And YouTube Reach Multi-Year Agreement For US Performance Rights
» Supreme Court Rules Unanimously In Favor Of The Slants
» Longtail Music Provides An Alternative To The On-Demand Algorithm

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2017 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.