The DMDS Team Blog


Christmas Radio Lists Are Back!

Back by popular demand: Christmas music request lists. We asked radio to let us know if they wanted to be included in a Christmas Music delivery list, and the response was again, very strong.

Available now to all DMDS Senders:

Christmas Music (USA) - 50+ radio stations across the US that requested more new Christmas music to be considered for their upcoming seasonal playlist.

Christmas Music (CAN) - 75+ radio stations across Canada that requested more new Christmas music to be considered for their upcoming seasonal playlist.

The stations in each package are actively programming their Christmas music playlists, but they can’t add your music if they don’t have it, so send now!


Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ REVOLT TV Network Selects YANGAROO’S DMDS for Music Video Delivery

REVOLT launches October 21st in Chicago,
Dallas, Los Angeles, and New York

TORONTO – October 17, 2013 – YANGAROO Inc. (TSX-V:YOO, OTBB:YOOIF), the industry’s leading secure digital media management company, today announced that Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ REVOLT television network has selected YANGAROO’s Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) for the delivery of high-definition (HD) music videos to REVOLT for airing. Premiering on October 21, REVOLT will initially be available in 20 to 30 million Comcast and Time Warner Cable homes in major markets like Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, and New York.

YANGAROO’s patented DMDS platform is the standard for music video delivery via the Internet. Web-based and hardware-free, DMDS is user-friendly and integrates with existing production workflows, enabling the delivery of broadcast-quality digital media with a click of a mouse. To access it, existing DMDS users can select REVOLT in the “Destinations” tab. More information and requests for a “video sender” DMDS account can be obtained by visiting REVOLT is now accepting videos for broadcast consideration.


Radio Folks: Get more Christmas and Holiday related music via DMDS

Get more Christmas and Holiday related music via DMDS

How? Simply reply to this email with your station call letters or email!

Also include any genre-specific Christmas/Holiday music you’re looking for. We’ll add your station to our Christmas Music distribution lists so the labels, artists, and promotion companies using DMDS will be able to send you their music.

If you’re already using DMDS to receive new music for airplay consideration, you know the drill. If not, simply watch your inbox for new music notifications. Most will have PLAY NOW and DOWNLOAD buttons to let you access with one click. You can also login for extra features and information. Here’s some examples of Christmas notifications that were delivered in seasons past:


DMDS Brings You the MTV, Fuse, & Centric Music Charts: Week 41, 2013


Top 20 Aired 10/15/2013
1. Katy Perry “Roar”
2. Lorde “Royals”
3. Miley Cyrus “Wrecking Ball”
4. Avicii “Wake Me Up”
5. Drake “Hold On, We’re Going Home”
6. Lady Gaga “Applause”
7. Eminem “Berzerk”
8. Onerepublic “Counting Stars”
9. Mike Will Made-it F/Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J “23” (New)
10. Robin Thicke F/T.I. & Pharrell “Blurred Lines”


Top 20 #922 Results 10/05/2013; Aired 10/12/2013
1. Katy Perry - Roar
2. Lady Gaga - Applause
3. Avicii - Wake Me Up
4. Lorde - Royals
5. Lana Del Rey vs. Cedric Gervais - Summertime Sadness
6. Passenger - Let Her Go
7. Taylor Swift ft. Ed Sheeran - Everything Has Changed
8. Paramore - Still Into You
9. OneRepublic - Counting Stars
10. Capital Cities - Safe and Sound


Top Downloads & Most Active Indies – Week of Oct. 14th, 2013

Top Downloads:

  1. Avril Lavigne f. Chad Kroeger “Let Me Go” (Sony)
  2. Blue Rodeo “New Morning Sun” (Warner)
  3. Pitbull f. Ke$ha “Timber” (Sony)
  4. The Beatles “Words Of Love” (Universal)
  5. Paul McCartney “Queenie Eye” (Universal)
  6. Brett Kissel “Raise Your Glass” (Warner)
  7. John Mayer f. Katy Perry “What You Love” (Sony)
  8. Enrique Iglesias “Heart Attack” (Universal)
  9. Paris Hilton f. Lil Wayne “Good Time” (Universal)
  10. The Road Hammers “Get On Down The Road” (Open Road) *also #1 MAI

*Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles in the given period

Most Active Indies:

  1. The Road Hammers “Get On Down The Road” (Open Road) *also #10 TD
  2. Flash Lightnin’ “One Pill” (Pheromone/RPM Promo)
  3. The Darcys “Pretty Girls” (Arts & Crafts/Canvas Promo)
  4. Raghav “Woohoo” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  5. Paul Langlois “Not Guilty” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  6. Arty f. Jenson Vaughan “It’s All Relative” (Ultra/DMD Promo)
  7. Brooklyn Roebuck “Storyteller” (Indie)
  8. Kaitlin Kozell “Wrong” (Indie/D. Wood Promo)
  9. Black Stone “Push Me” (Indie)
  10. Jacynthe “Music To The Sound” (Whammo/The Heist Promo)

*Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles in the given period on releases not directly promoted by any of the major record companies