SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Songtradr, the fastest-growing music licensing platform in the world, announces today the company is expanding internationally into Southeast Asia, and opening a New York City office, further cementing its commanding presence in the space.
Songtradr's global marketplace delivers commercial music to brands, apps, TV and filmmakers directly from artists, songwriters and catalogs, and provides music creators with all the tools they need to monetize their music in one location.
Since its inception, Songtradr has received $4 million from private investors, and rapidly grown to host music content for licensing from over 30,000 artists, with signups doubling every two months. Users from over 150 countries are uploading thousands of tracks each week, making the platform the most geographically diverse music licensing marketplace in the world.
Songtradr has been extremely successful penetrating the television and film business, working with many of the world's top entertainment companies, and continues to add more customers and content partners to its roster.
Through a new partnership with music marketing company, Homonym PH, Songtradr will now be expanding its footprint in Southeast Asia, to serve the growing demand for music in the region, and support music creators at a local level. Homonym will curate Songtradr's deep selection of music content to fit the tastes of clients and partners initially in the Philippines - both on the brand/agency and creator side, offering a 24/7 service for all of the market's content needs.
"Building our presence in a region so rooted in music culture is natural fit for Songtradr, and a tremendous step in our ongoing expansion, said Paul Wiltshire, CEO, Songtradr, also an award-winning former composer and music producer. "Our global expansion further solidifies our position as a leader in international music licensing, and we look forward to our continued growth across the world."
As part of Songtradr's further expansion, the company is also opening a New York City office, which will be focused on expanding the company's work with brands directly, and their respective advertising and marketing teams.
"We've had great success penetrating the television and film business, and are confident that we will be successful as we expand our work within the advertising industry," said Paul Wiltshire, CEO, Songtradr. "Opening an office in New York will allow us to build upon our industry relationships with leading brands, and pursue new opportunities for growth."
ABOUT SONGTRADR www.songtradr.com is the fastest growing music licensing platform in the world, delivering brands, apps, TV and filmmakers amazing commercial music directly from artists, songwriters and catalogs. Music creators maintain complete control of their rights and are empowered with the tools they need to monetize their music assets. Using Songtradr's proprietary search and variable license pricing technology, music supervisors, brands, filmmakers and other creatives can now easily license music from the world's best emerging artists, bands and composers.