Kobalt offers artists, songwriters, and publishers an alternative to the traditional music business model. Through technology, Kobalt empowers creators with transparency, flexibility, ownership and control. The future of music made simple.
Kobalt Music Publishing is the largest independent music publisher in the world. Using our proprietary technology platform, we provide unparalleled transparency with seamless online copyright administration, royalty tracking, and digital collections.
Kobalt Label Services (KLS) was established in 2012 for independent artists as an alternative to the traditional Major Label regime. We provide the team and expertise, the global network and infrastructure, and the funding that enables artists to achieve the full potential of their releases around the globe.
Kobalt's unique, modern, and transparent approach to Neighbouring Rights is geared to simplify a very complex process, maximize earnings, and speed up payments. Our direct relationships with key global collection societies reduces repetition, minimizes potential errors, and provides a substantial uplift in revenue.
Kobalt and the Berklee College of Music today announced an innovative collaboration for driving growth in the new music industry. Kobalt is providing a two-year grant for Berklee, Harvard and MIT students to work together to review the ways technology and transparency can help address global music licensing issues and bring artists, writers, publishers, labels and DSPs closer together.
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