Patrick Joest shared his experience and knowledge in sync marketing & licensing in the webinar series for GEMA members. The audience was fascinated and gave great feedback. https://www.gemaplus.de/en/event/webinar/sync-marketing-licensing-markte-mythen-moglichkeiten-mit-patrick-joest
We are proud to share that one of the wkdj founders, Patrick Joest, was featured on the Redfield Records podcast. In this podcast, Patrick explains the basics of Synch, Publishing and Music Tech while also sharing his personal and professional stories. https://redfield-records.com/en/blogs/redfield-podcast/r-116-mit-patrick-joest-grunder-von-musicwise
On September 12, wkdj‘s Sven Hasenjäger joined one of the series of „Music Market Mirror Sessions“ panels. He discussed opportunities for French music professionals in the German market, which was very insightful for the participants. https://www.musikwirtschaft.org/de/projekte/music-market-mirror-france-x-germany/
Asterix has negotiated a new international agreement for his client Chaël. Now the producer is with Elektra/Warner Music France. https://beta.musikwoche.de/details/474555
The debut album of the German-Danish band Toechter that was released on the label DUR in Collaboration with Dussmann, Daniel Meteo (Random Noize Musick) and wkdj founder Sven Hasenjäger received the “Preis der Deutschen Schallplatten” (German Record Award) in category Electronic & Experimental. The album is also included in “Best 3/2022”
Experienced music lawyer and an indispensable part of wkdj, Asterix Westphal was invited to hold an online webinar for GEMA members on October 15th. In this workshop, he will cover practically applicable basics of music law and the essence of contracts and copyright. GEMA members can sign up here (German only).
wkdj Augment Publishing & Strategy have become members of this new organization: IMPF serves as a global network and meeting place for independent music publishers to share experiences and best practices; exchange information on the legal framework and music publishing environment and to coordinate actions and support projects relevant to songwriters, composers, and music publishers. IMPF represents … Read more
Patrick, one of wkdj’s founders, was asked by GEMA to hold a series of webinars. Starting on March 31 2022, he will speak about sync marketing & licensing, his area of global expertise for 20 years now. The 3-session webinar was fully booked within 24 hours and will be repeated in November 2022. https://www.gema-veranstaltungen.de/event/webinar/sync-marketing-licensing-maerkte-mythen-moeglichkeiten-mit-patrick-joest
As an international expert on rights management & sync, wkdj’s Patrick Joest features in this piece with his take on the topic: https://www.deutschlandfunkkultur.de/recycling-von-songs-wie-ki-neue-musik-generiert-dlf-kultur-90e01124-100.html
Swedish financial institution Bluestep picked the wonderful “Intro” to the Stimming x Lambert album “Exodus” for their “Välkommen som du är” campaign. wkdj co-publishes Stimming with peermusic, and brought the deal over the finish line.