The Mastering of a Music City

A report published by Music Canada and IFPI, in partnership with Midem, looks at how a vibrant music economy can generate a wide array of benefits for cities, from economic growth, job creation, and increased spending to greater tax revenues and cultural development.

Click here for the full press release.

Click here for the report infographic.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Other resources from IFPI and IFPI partners



  • Information for parents/teachers

    Helping parents and teachers ensure that young people enjoy music legally.

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  • ISRC

    An international identification system for sound recordings and music video recordings. ISRC provides the means to automatically identify recordings for royalty payments.

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  • GRid

    GRid provides a system for the unique identification of “Releases” of music over electronic networks, so that they can be managed efficiently.

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  • Digital File Check

    Digital File Check is a free, easy to use software designed to help people enjoy music and entertainment safely and legally.

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News

  • Youtube's payment to the music industry - no reason for celebration

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  • IFPI'S 'Investing in Music' report shows record labels invest us$4.5 billion annually in A&R and marketing

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Pro Music

  • All you need to know about music online

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