Apple to acquire Beats/Beats Music

LabelEngine News, Updates

As you may know (the rumor has been going around for weeks) Apple and Beats have finally officially announced an acquisition. Apple will acquire Beats/Beats Music for 3 Billion Dollars. We received an email from the Director of Business and Label relations over at Beats Music confirming it. It’s unclear how it will affect (or not) our direct deal with …

Label Engine and WDA announce partnership

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We are very excited to announce our new partnership with Mobile Distributor and Marketing company WDA (WirelessDeveloper Agency). This partnership will help us and our distributed labels enter the competitive Ringtone/Playback industry that is still very coveted. WDA will bring over 10 years of experience, flawless relationships with carries and will work hand to hand with us to push releases …

DJs/Recipients can now connect to Dropbox to download promos

LabelEngine News, Updates

We have added the option to connect to Dropbox so DJs/Recipients can download promos directly to their accounts, it will come in very handy! Any questions or feedback feel free to email us to support(at)label-engine.com You can also follow us on twitter at @Label_Engine or facebook at facebook.com/labelengine

Introducing: The Monthly Label Engine Newsletter

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We have decided to start a monthly newsletter to better keep our users informed. It will include 4 sections which we will update accordingly for each month. – Beatport stats: We will mention the top 10 selling labels, tracks and territories for the month ending. We won’t include specific numbers or amount sold but at least you get an idea …

Important: Beatport & iTunes delivery date deadlines for the holiday season

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The Holiday season is upon us, like most companies around those times iTunes and Beatport will close down to allow their employees to spend some quality time with their families. They have recently announced their Holiday schedule so if you have any planned release during those dates it is very important you take notes of the following dates and plan …

Introducing: We Are Electro

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When we introduced our Distribution services one of the first things we did was offer our partners an option to sign what we call “Option B”, Option B is basically a licensing deal for us to be able to release compilations with tracks that are 90 days or older. For those participating not only is it a good way to …

How to sell Merchandise at Trackitdown.net

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(This is a message directly from Trackitdown.net’s Director Ed we are sharing with you, for those who wish to participate) Trackitdown.net wants to manufacture and sell your merchandise this Xmas. With Christmas just around the corner it¹s the perfect time to update your merchandise offering via Trackitdown.net and provide your fans with the ideal gift for any DJ. T-shirts, bedroom banners and hooded …

Lazy Rich discusses Label Engine with Magnetic Magazine

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Label Engine founder Richard Billis aka Lazy Rich took sometime off his busy schedule to discuss Label Engine in an interview with LA based Magnetic Magazine. Have a read to find out more about how Label Engine came about, how he balances his DJ/Producer career with his passion for programming and whats LE’s ultimate goal. “the Label Engine Platform: A platform for …