Mick Lloyd is the Senior Vice President of Licensing at Entertainment One, one of the largest independent music licensors in the world. MUBUTV's Ritch Esra sits down with Mick to discuss the current state of licensing as well advice to songwriters.
He has spent more than 34 years in the Music Industry. Having worked at Trade Magazines, Record Label A&R Depts., as well as teaching courses on the Music Business at UCLA Extension, Trebas Institute, SAE and Musicians Institute.
70% say Future of downloadable music lies in making tracks play on as many different players as possible, 62% say Dropping DRM and releasing music files that can be enjoyed on any MP3 player would boost the take-up of digital music, 54% say Current DRM systems are too restrictive