Entercom, Glassnote Ink Music Licensing Deal
December 10, 2012 at 5:18 AM (PT)
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS has inked a music licensing deal with GLASSNOTE ENTERTAINMENT. The deal, which follows ENTERCOM's recent deal with BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP, gives the radio group licensing rights to GLASSNOTE artists, including PHOENIX, THE TEMPER TRAP, TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB, MUMFORD & SONS, GIVERS, CHILDISH GAMBINO, OBERHOFER, DAUGHTER, ROBERT DELONG, LITTLE GREEN CARS, and FLIGHT FACILITIES, with the label getting paid with a share of ENTERCOM revenues.
“This agreement between GLASSNOTE and ENTERCOM represents another important step forward to establishing a new business model that aligns the interests of artists, labels, radio and listeners. We look forward to working closely with DANIEL GLASS and his team and their artists, including Grammy nominees MUMFORD & SONS, in the years to come,” said ENTERCOM President and CEO DAVID FIELD.
“DAVID FIELD and his programming team led by PAT PAXTON share our vision and philosophy that Radio and Music should naturally complement each other and work hand and hand,” said GLASSNOTE founder and CEO DANIEL GLASS. “We both have ambitious plans for the growth of our companies and great respect for Artists and their Music. We are excited to be working towards the same goals in our future endeavors. We respect the level of programming and taste of the ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS and look forward to a great future together.”