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CMRRA president Paul Shaver with staff last fall at the agency's Toronto HQ.
May 5, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency (CMRRA), Canada’s leading mechanical reproduction rights licensing collective, reports Q1 payouts t

April 14, 2020
by External Source

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd. (CMRRA), a SoundExchange company, has announced that Janet A.

Billy Talent Facebook photo
April 10, 2020
by FYI Staff

Billy Talent (pictured) releases a new episode of its multi-part short film, Canada's Great Kitchen Party attracts stars, and more major summer fests are cancelled. Others in the news include CIMA, CMRRA, Neil Young, Ontario Creates, The Spoons, Storry, The Independent Music Awards, Rosanne Baker Thornley, Manitoba Music, and dvsn. With video.

Photo: Dustin Rabin
March 13, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The highly respected music publicist is now the Director of Industry Relations & Communications at CMRRA. Here she reflects upon a fascinating career, her new role, the value of the org for artists, and the just-cancelled Junos,

Paul Shaver pic by Dustin Rabin
October 2, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd.

Rebecca Webster
May 10, 2019
by FYI Staff

The music reproduction rights agency has announced the launch of a new Industry Relations team and the appointment of respected Toronto music publicist Rebecca Webster (pictured).

March 1, 2019
by External Source

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency, Ltd.

January 13, 2019
by External Source

Looking back at 2018, Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd.

 CMRRA President Caroline Rioux
November 6, 2018
by FYI Staff

Licensing agency The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency, Ltd (CMRRA) has announced that Caroline Rioux is stepping down as CMRRA President

October 1, 2018
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Mechanical Reproduction Rights Agency has struck a deal with the just-launched premium music streaming service, Amazon Music Unlimited

CMRRA president Caroline Rioux
September 7, 2018
by FYI Staff

In an almost unprecedented move that underscores the seismic shifts in the rights agencies’ topography, CMRRA President Caroline Rioux has written an open letter to the agency's clients. Her message is reprinted in entirety in FYI today.

August 1, 2018
by FYI Staff

No one wants to say so but there is a turf war over the collection of music rights payments in Canada. SOCAN has traditionally been known as a performing rights agency but it is expanding its reach to include mechanical rights that until this week had been the almost exclusive domain of the CMRRA.