THE IMPF NETWORK PROJECT

Communications

(Work Package 7)

2024

Summary

IMPF’s EU Project activity is promoted across social media and key music industry trade titles, as well as on the IMPF website, newsletter and three social media accounts: 

Twitter 

LinkedIn

Instagram

IMPF press releases and statements will be published here throughout 2024.  IMPF will continue to promote its activities, under the Creative Europe programme, via its website, newsletter, social media channels and trade press links.

Activity

Please go to News.

Beneficiaries

IMPF members and the wider industry.

Outcomes/Next Steps

A summary report will be available at the end of the year.

2023

Summary

IMPF’s EU Project activity is promoted across social media and key music industry trade titles, as well as on the IMPF website, newsletter and three social media accounts: 

Twitter 

LinkedIn

Instagram

Activity

IMPF keeps members and wider industry stakeholders informed of its advocacy and lobbying activity via its website, newsletter and social media channels, as well as having direct contact with the music industry press such as Music Week, Record of the Day, CMU, IMI and Creative Industries News.

Beneficiaries

IMPF members and the wider industry.

Outcomes/Next Steps

IMPF press releases and statements were published throughout 2023 (see below).  IMPF will continue to promote its activities, under the Creative Europe  programme, via its website, newsletter, social media channels and trade press links.

Press links to date

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-statement-on-eu-ai-act/

Atlanta Trade Visit

https://www.einpresswire.com/article/658630205/aimp-atlanta-chapter-announces-inaugural-aimp-atlanta-and-friends-creative-and-business-summit-october-30-november-2

Palma Summit 2023

https://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/more-than-350-industry-professionals-attend-impf-summit-and-songwriting-camp-in-palma/088650

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/independent-music-publishers-propose-ethical-guidelines-to-ai-developers/ 

Independent music publishers propose ‘ethical’ AI guidelines

ttps://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/impf-to-share-songwriting-camp-royalties-with-climate-crisis-charity-earthpercent/088605

IMPF Statement on streaming fraud

https://ticker.tv/news/industry-organisations-comment-on-reports-of-criminal-gangs-money-laundering-through-streaming-fraud/37407/

https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/impf-statement-on-streaming-fraud#:~:text=%22Reports%20that%20suggest%20streaming%20fraud,as%20a%20matter%20of%20urgency.

https://completemusicupdate.com/industry-organisations-comment-on-reports-of-criminal-gangs-money-laundering-through-streaming-fraud/

https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2023/09/06/spotify-money-laundering-claims-music-industry-reactions/

https://musically.com/2023/09/06/spotify-hits-back-at-claims-of-fraudulent-streams-by-criminal-gangs/

https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2023/09/06/report-spotify-money-laundering-gangs/

https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2023/09/06/spotify-money-laundering-claims-music-industry-reactions/

AIMP Global Music Summit 2023

https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/633189867/aimp-announces-speakers-for-global-music-publishing-summit-on-june-13-in-nyc

IMPF Statement on UK’s Industry Agreement on Music Streaming  Metadata

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-statement-on-uks-industry-agreement-on-music-streaming-metadata/

Global Market View

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-launches-3rd-edition-of-the-independent-music-publishing-global-market-view/

https://www.synchtank.com/blog/publishing-catch-up-april-2023/

https://composeralliance.org/news/2023/4/news-from-ecsa-april-2023/

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-launches-3rd-edition-of-the-independent-music-publishing-global-market-view/

https://www.rockol.it/news-736730/publishing-indipendente-quota-mercato-2023-impf-intervista-trainini

https://musically.com/2023/04/26/music-copyright-publishes-its-market-share-analysis-for-2022/

https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/all-three-major-music-publishers-gained-market-share-in-2021-report/

https://portalpopline.com.br/impf-setor-independente-de-editoras-musicais-e-avaliado-em-r-106-bi/

https://www.hypebot.com/hypebot/2023/04/indie-music-publishing-grab-27-1-market-share-emmanuel-legrand.html

https://musically.com/2023/04/24/independent-music-publishers-had-a-27-1-market-share-in-2021/

https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2023/04/21/music-publishing-report-2023/

https://completemusicupdate.com/article/indies-account-for-27-1-of-global-music-publishing-market-says-new-impf-report/

https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/impf-launches-3rd-edition-of-the-independent-music-publishing-global-market-view

https://www.synchtank.com/blog/independent-music-publishing-sector-valued-at-e2-8-billion-says-impf/

https://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/impf-independent-music-publishing-sector-valued-at-2-1-billion/087777 

https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2023/04/impf-estimates-the-global-music-publishing-market-was-worth-e7-68bn-in-2021-with-the-indie-sector-accounting-for-e2-08bn/

https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2023/04/impf-to-hold-its-agm-in-stockholm-april-20-21-and-present-the-third-edition-of-the-impf-global-market-view-report/

10 Year Anniversary 

https://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/impf-marks-10th-anniversary-with-events-in-2023-including-return-of-creative-summit-in-mallorca/087734 

https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/impf-celebrates-10th-anniversary 

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-celebrates-10th-anniversary/

IMPF backs Human Artistry Campaign 

Numerous European music organisations among new backers of Human Artistry Campaign

https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2023/04/06/human-artistry-coalition-25-new-members/ 

https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/as-ai-booms-campaign-defending-irreplaceable-role-of-human-artistry-sees-membership-spike/ 

IMPF backs SIAE in controversy over Meta Music removals 

https://musically.com/2023/03/20/icmp-and-impf-back-siae-in-controversy-over-meta-music-removals/

https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/bullying-tactics-will-not-work-impf-condemns-metas-exclusion-of-italian-songwriters-and-publishers/

 

This report is available to download here below.

2022

Summary

IMPF’s EU Project activity is promoted across social media and key music industry trade titles, as well as on the IMPF website and newsletter. See LinkedIn and Twitter

Activity

IMPF keeps members and wider industry stakeholders informed of its advocacy and lobbying activity via its website, social media channels and newsletter, as well as having direct contact with the music industry press such as Music Week, Record of the Day, CMU and Creative Industries News.

Beneficiaries

IMPF members and the wider industry.

Outcomes/Next Steps

IMPF will continue to promote its activity via its social media channels, website, newsletter and trade press links.

Press links

IMPF to host brand new music business conference https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-to-host-brand-new-music-business-conference/ (The IMI)

IMPF receives EU grant to build capacity of independent publishers
https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/impf-receives-eu-grant-to-build-capacity-of-independent-publishers/ (The IMI)

International publishing community gathers for first IMPF Summit and Songwriting Camp
https://independentmusicinsider.com/press-release/international-publishing-community-gathers-for-first-impf-summit-and-songwriting-camp/ (The IMI)

IMPF hosts music business summit and writing camp
https://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/impf-hosts-music-business-summit-and-writing-camp/086764 (Music Week)

IMPF receives ‘substantial’ EU grant to support members across Europe
https://www.musicweek.com/publishing/read/impf-receives-substantial-eu-grant-to-support-members-across-europe/085315 (Music Week)

IMPF receives EU grant to build capacity of independent publishers
https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/impf-receives-eu-grant-to-build-capacity-of-independent-publishers (Record of the Day)

IMPF to host brand new music business conference
https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/impf-to-host-brand-new-music-business-conference (Record of the Day)

International publishing community gathers for first IMPF Summit and Songwriting Camp
https://www.recordoftheday.com/news-and-press/international-publishing-community-gathers-for-first-impf-summit-and-songwriting-camp (Record of the Day)

IMPF receives grant from European Union to support independent music publishers
https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2022/03/impf-receives-grant-from-european-union-to-support-independent-music-publishers/ (Creative Industries News)

IMPF launches the Music Entrepreneurial and Creative Industry Summit in Oct. 2022
https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2022/06/impf-launches-the-music-entrepreneurial-and-creative-industry-summit-in-oct-2022/ (Creative Industries News)

IMPF Summit will focus on topics influencing the music community

https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2022/10/impf-summit-will-focus-on-topics-influencing-the-music-community/

IMPF’s inaugural Summit in Palma addresses market growth and data issues

https://creativeindustriesnews.com/2022/10/impfs-inaugural-summit-in-palma-addresses-market-growth-and-data-issues/

This report is available to download here below.

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