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24Feb/150

Our Network Packages: Save Money When Sending Your Music Video

Whether your video is Pop/Rock, Urban/Rhythmic, or Country,
simply search for the below packages and save money!

We've made it easier and more economical for DMDS Pro members to send videos to music video TV networks that reach the largest audience.

4Sep/140

You Should Read This If You Need Closed Captions: WE’VE TEMPORARILY LOST OUR MINDS!!!

FREE U.S. RADIO SERVICING WITH CLOSED CAPTIONING ORDERS

We're offering complimentary U.S. national radio servicing with every closed captioning order until sanity can be regained. This means that not only are you delivering a broadcast ready music video to TV networks, but you can deliver your single to radio stations across the country... at no extra charge!

Here's How It Works

  1. Contact your account manager, memberservices@yangaroo.com, or 1-855-534-0607 x401 to order closed captioning for your music video
  2. Specify which radio format (eg. Urban, CHR/Top 40, Alt/Modern Rock, Hot AC, Rhythmic, Country, etc.) you'd like to service, and you will be issued a promo code
  3. Enter your promo code to send a single to the radio format list of your choice, FREE!
22May/140

DMDS Brings You the MTV, Fuse, Music Choice, & Centric Music Charts: Week 21, 2014

FUSE

Top 20 Aired 05/20/2014
1. Iggy Azalea F/ Charli Xcx “Fancy”
2.  Pharrell Williams “Happy”
3. John Legend “All Of Me”
4. Nico & Vinz "Am I Wrong" (NEW)
5. Dj Snake & Lil Jon “Turn Down For What”
6. Rixton "Me And My Broken Heart"
7. Paramore “Ain’t It Fun”
8. Calvin Harris "Summer"
9. Katy Perry F/ Juicy J “Dark Horse”
10. Pitbull f/GRL "Wild Wild Love"

MTV

Top 20 #951 Airs 05/17/2014
1. John Legend - All Of Me
2. Paramore - Ain't It Fun
3. Phillip Phillips - Raging Fire
4. Neon Trees - Sleeping With A Friend
5. Ingrid Michaelson - Girls Chase Boys
6. Demi Lovato - Neon Lights
7. Jason Derulo - Talk Dirty
8. Avicii - Hey Brother
9. Calvin Harris - Summer
10. Fitz & The Tantrums - The Walker

Music Choice

Music Choice VOD chart for the week ending 5/11/2014
1. Pharrell ‘Happy
2. Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga ‘Loyal’
3. Katy Perry feat. Juicy J ‘Dark Horse’
4. Jason Derulo feat. 2 Chainz ‘Talk Dirty’
5. Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX 'Fancy'
6. K. Michelle 'Can't Raise A Man'
7. N8 ‘Nae Nae (Holdup ShoNuff)’
8. Beyonce ‘Partition’
9. Demi Lovato 'Let It Go'
10. Bert Baker 'Dark Horse Parody'

Centric

Rotation Report from 5/26/2014 - 6/1/2014

POWER
Beyonce "Partition"
Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne "Loyal"
Jhene Aiko "The Worst"
Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake "Love Never Felt So Good"
Pharrell "Happy"
Usher "Good Kisser"

The complete Fuse Top 20Vh1 Top 20Music Choice and Centric charts, as well as all the other video shows are available exclusively to DMDS Pro membersSign Up Now!

Questions or need help? Please contact us.

17Mar/140

MUSIC PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITIES



PULSE RECORDS “Providing Top Tier opportunities for unsigned artists”

#BeHeard www.pulserecordsusa.com @pulserecords

We’re proud to announce a new and exciting destination for your music videos – Pulse Records. The Pulse Records team will screen your video and if they feel there is a strong opportunity for placement in TV shows, video games, commercials, retail stores, sporting events, etc., will contact you with more information about pitching your video for placement.

About Pulse Records:

Pulse Records is the “Un-label and Un-Publisher” providing top tier licensing opportunities and promotional placements for unsigned artists from music on television, films, domestic and international outlets, independent radio around the globe to mainstream music video placement for artists worldwide.

Have the quality but don’t have the label? We are the “no strings attached” alliance that acts like your label without any involvement aside from our staff pitching your work. We pride ourselves on educating artists about their rights, how to set up sustainable infrastructures and give them tools to build their own careers, momentum, publicity and revenue streams. We are the home of #BeHeard.

We open the door to artists, managers, song pluggers, publishers and independent labels who seek opportunities where they can maintain their rights, revenue, integrity, values and ability to design their own destiny. We provide tips, tools, advice, opportunities and a community where artists can thrive on their own terms and at their own pace.

The music industry is like a popular party, you must walk in with someone who knows the host. Once you’re in, it’s up to you to mingle. Your success is our success. New fans are omnipresent, how are you going to Be Heard? With decades of industry experience from live play to licensing, we’ve built long standing, deep industry relationships who seek us to out find them top quality independent music, music video’s and more. The best music and video productions are not always mainstream publicized works or label acts.

Through Pulse Records you can move like a major without giving up major rights. Visit www.pulserecordsusa.com for briefs and options, read the Mission Statement, it’s time to Be Heard.

Pulse Records’ recent clients/sync placements:

Includes, but is not limited to: NBC, CBS, Fox Sports, TNT, ABC, Total Access NFL, NFL Films, NBA March Madness /All Game day action and in stadium placement via DJ rotation, American Hero on NBC, NASCAR, Superbowl, BCS Bowls, ESPN, Lured, Discovery Channel, Video Games (5 different studios – myriad titles including EA Games), CTV shows (Bell media Canada) NINE Australia, Seven Australia, X-Games commercial spot, 2010 Olympics – Vancouver promo, NFL pre-game trailers, Dodgers/Pirates pre-game intro, 900 Films, Tony Hawk’s RIDE, AST Dew Tour Toyota Challenge TV spot. E-Sports intro Korea, Bulgarian Moto Cross Finals. NCAA sports, independent films, advertising campaigns, TV pilots, online and in store promotions. All retail clothing chains, high end malls, Denny’s, McDonald’s, KFC, Taco Bell, McDonalds, Arby’s and multi -location outdoor shopping outlets etc. Music video’s selected by producers will be put into rotation for 4-6 consecutive weeks garnering Millions of impressions.

How to Submit:

The submission fee for Pulse records is $20 (per HD video), and they can be added to your next release by searching ‘pulse records’ under ‘Organizations’ on the Destinations tab of your next release (or clone prior releases to send them to Pulse) 

12Dec/130

AXS TV Now Available for Music Video Submissions

We’re proud to announce that AXS TV is now online with DMDS and receiving new music video submissions for possible exposure and airplay consideration for multiple genres (Pop, Rock/Metal, Country, Hip Hop, R&B and more).

ABOUT AXS TV

Bringing music back to television, AXS TV, launched in July of 2012 by visionary entrepreneur Mark Cuban, has created a one-of-a-kind, live television environment for entertainment and other cutting-edge trends. AXS TV delivers relevant, unpredictable and irreverent programming offering an unparalleled experience to a nationwide audience by presenting unfiltered, uncensored and uncut access to entertainers and their performances.

The network is available in the United States via AT&T U-verse, Charter, Comcast/Xfinity, DIRECTV, DISH, Suddenlink, Verizon FiOS, and other TV providers. It is also distributed in Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. The network is spearheaded by a partnership including Mark Cuban, AEG, Ryan Seacrest Media, Creative Artists Agency (CAA) and CBS. For more information, visit the website, www.axs.tv.

To deliver your next music video release, search for ‘AXS’ under ‘Organizations’ to add it to your Destinations tab.

Questions/Comments? Call or email 1-855-534-0607 / memberservices@dmds.com