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#1088078 - 07/16/15 03:31 PM Streaming Payments - Not so bad ?  
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Hey All,

I haven't been doing much in music lately, but got a payment from AudioSparx Radio for streaming, for the quarter.

Reads as follows....

RadioSparx Royalty Distributions - Period Totals 1,197 $11.40184 $4.56074
Earnings Per Stream: $0.00381

Now, as someone who is not promoting, or even bothering to do so, you can see that they take 60%, and the artist gets 40%, and you basically end up with 1 cent per 3 song plays.

To me, compared to the PRO distribution, where you have to be actually somewhere on the radar, it doesn't seem so bad.

Comments ?

cheers, niteshift





#1088086 - 07/16/15 04:37 PM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: niteshift]  
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I had 10,000+ streams - $47.98. I look at this as just an extra perk. Hard to believe that many people stream my instrumentals.

It's all good Nite...

John smile

#1088106 - 07/16/15 08:08 PM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: John Lawrence Schick]  
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Good for you John. apparently you did better than Pharrell. He had "Happy' streamed 43 Million times on Spotify and received a check for $2,700. So it seems you are doing better than most.

MAB

#1088126 - 07/17/15 03:50 AM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: Marc Barnette]  
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Hey John,

You sure beat me. That works out at ..... 0.004798 against my 0.00381

Can you tell us which service ? or PM me if you don't feel comfortable. May as well get the few extra pennies. smile

cheers, niteshift

PS - sideline story, my wife did a sound job for the Sony backed film "Gabriel" 8 yrs ago, and has one (1) share in the film. She received a check for $18.97 yesterday, as the annual payment. NEVER forget to check your residuals, you just never know what may have been happening with your work.

#1088130 - 07/17/15 08:57 AM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: niteshift]  
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Hi Nite,

A quick glance at CDbaby showed my streams vary from $0.0006 to $0.0098

That translates into $20 so far this year. You gotta start somewhere and build up momentum. One of the things I noticed is that one person streamed the same song 20 times in one day.

#1088139 - 07/17/15 12:03 PM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: Doug Barnett]  
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Hey Nite,

Same as yours - Audio Sparx Radio. I'll PM the details.

John smile

#1116715 - 10/03/16 06:17 AM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: niteshift]  
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Originally Posted by niteshift
Hey All,

I haven't been doing much in music lately, but got a payment from AudioSparx Radio for streaming, for the quarter.

Reads as follows....

RadioSparx Royalty Distributions - Period Totals 1,197 $11.40184 $4.56074
Earnings Per Stream: $0.00381

Now, as someone who is not promoting, or even bothering to do so, you can see that they take 60%, and the artist gets 40%, and you basically end up with 1 cent per 3 song plays.

To me, compared to the PRO distribution, where you have to be actually somewhere on the radar, it doesn't seem so bad.

Comments ?

cheers, niteshift




one cent for 3 spins would be a record breaking number.

If you do the math, it's nowhere near that much.

#1116720 - 10/03/16 10:02 AM Re: Streaming Payments - Not so bad ? [Re: Pat Hardy]  
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