Sound Recording & Music Publishing in the UK - IBISWorld Industry Market Research

Sound Recording & Music Publishing in the UK

Sound Recording & Music Publishing in the UK - IBISWorld Industry Market Research
Sound Recording & Music Publishing in the UK
Published Dec 05, 2014
29 pages — Published Dec 05, 2014
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The UK Sound Recording and Music Publishing industry produces, promotes and distributes original sound recordings and manages rights for compositions. In addition to being sold in physical and digital form, music produced or copyrighted by the industry is used in a variety of media, including films, TV programmes and video games. The industry encompasses a range of interlinked businesses in the UK music industry, all of which are in a state of flux as the interference that has disrupted the music retailing industry weighs on demand and profit margins.

Firms in this industry produce original sound master recordings such as CDs and promote and distribute them to wholesalers, retailers and consumers. Music publishers acquire and register copyrights for compositions; promote, authorise and use compositions in recordings, TV and various other media; and publish music and sheet music. Publishers either own the copyright or act as an administrator of the music copyrights on behalf of the copyright owners. Amateur recording is excluded.

The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.

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