About Video Distribution

Symphonic is proud to be a provider that works with artists to expand their brand through video. Not only do we focus on Video Distribution, but we can also help create the video content as well. You can view all of our offerings by clicking here.

We want to help artists and record labels to distribute solid and cutting edge video content at a price that is as cost affordable as it is easy to use.

Let Symphonic Distribution do the hard work and deliver your video(s) to the most important video destinations! Upload once, and we’ll deliver it everywhere at once for just $95 per video. You receive 70% of royalties from the monetization of your music videos.

Video distribution is not only limited to Symphonic clients, we welcome ALL artists and labels who have video distribution needs. You also have the option of choosing specific partners for delivery during the video submission process if you do not have a need for a particular platform. We're also able to deliver back catalog music videos; our video distribution service is not limited to only new music video releases.

 
Who are our video partners?
 
BASE Video Platforms

VEVO – Your customizable artist VEVO branded Youtube channel.
VEVO hosts music videos from both Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment syndicated on YouTube, with Google and VEVO sharing advertising and similar benefits. As of June 6th, 2018 VEVO will be phasing out elements of their owned and operated platforms and will be placing their focus more on their partnership with YouTube. After this date, their website and mobile app will no longer be available.
 
TIDAL – All mobile and desktop devices.
Tidal is a subscription-based music streaming service that rivals the likes of Spotify but targets audiophiles who want higher-quality, lossless audio. It also offers high-definition music videos and curated editorial content from big names in the music industry including its owner, Jay Z.

iTUNES – iTunes Store for video sales & downloads as well as Apple Music for Streaming
iTunes is a media player, media library, online radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It is used to play, download, and organize digital downloads of music and video (as well as other types of media available on the iTunes Store) on personal computers running the macOS and Microsoft Windows operating systems. The iTunes Store is also available on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.

AMAZON - Amazon Prime & Amazon Video placement
 
By having your music video on Amazon, you’re on one of the largest and most important video platforms in the world. Symphonic has been able to place music videos, original series, and much more for folks to view if they are Amazon Prime members or Amazon Video subscribers. This is yet another great platform to help promote your music video!
 
 
PLUS Promotional Platforms (curated content only)

A curated experience means that we'll deliver content and their team, whether it be human or algorithmic, will preview and decide if the content will make it onto their platform. Symphonic does not process refunds if a video is not selected for placement on these platforms.

LATIDO MUSIC  - Latido Music is a hybrid 24-hour linear and on-demand Television Network for Latin Music fans in the United States, Latin America, and Spain. Serving the population of over 100 million Spanish-speaking millennials and Generation Z viewers, the channel features music video programs with the biggest hits, hottest music stars, and newest artists, as well as news and original shows that take you deeper into the music, the culture, and lifestyle of popular Latin music.

Latido Music es el canal para los Fans de todos los géneros de la música latina, llegando a una audiencia Millennial y Generación Z de más de 100 millones de seguidores de habla Hispana en Estados Unidos, Latinoamérica y España. Latido Music es parte de Vidaprimo, la red Premium de entretenimiento que llega a la audiencia hispana a través de la música

Available on Smart TV, iOS, Android and Roku devices, and LatidoMusic.com


VIEWLIFT OTT - ViewLift provides a comprehensive suite of technology and services for brands and content owners. ViewLift’s digital platform allows consumers to stream live and on-demand content and offers extensive marketing, data, and analytics tools that will empower us to generate revenue and enhance interaction with audiences all for the benefit of our clients.


XUMO - XUMO delivers over-the-top (OTT) video-on-demand (VOD) and LIVE digital channels direct to consumers through smart TV, mobile, and other streaming device integrations. Through strategic partnerships with LG Electronics, Hisense Company, Ltd., VIZIO, and Panasonic, XUMO has developed one-click access for consumers to stream 100 free channels. Channel Plus, exclusively powered by XUMO, for 2016 and 2017 LG smart TVs with webOS 3.0 and 3.5 presents consumers with OTT content in both linear and VOD formats. XUMO for Hisense will be available as a virtual input in Q3 2017, the first of its kind, on 2017 Hisense and Sharp smart TVs. A step above standard OTT companies, XUMO is also available as a button on the remote control for 2016-2017 VIZIO D-Series and SmartCast smart TVs, the Chromecast build in VIZIO smart TVs.

XUMO brings consumers 100 premium digital channels via applications that are fully equipped with content recommendations, curated programs, and dynamic ad insertion capabilities. XUMO is also available on several other smart TV brands such as Samsung and Funai Electric Co., Ltd. who manufactures and sells Magnavox, Philips, and Sanyo in North America as well as iOS, Android, and Roku devices. Learn more about XUMO at www.xumo.tv.

NOISEPORN – Noiseporn mobile app/Apple TV and Roku Channel TV apps
Noiseporn is our media brand that showcases music news, interviews, editorials, and video content. We've expanded the site to also feature a tremendous amount of video content that can be viewable via an iPhone, Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, and more. Every music video we distribute is placed on the platform if it fits the standards of the platform.

XITE –  XITE aims to offer the best music video experience in the world. Founded in the Netherlands, XITE now reaches 100 million households across Europe and North America through linear networks, interactive TV apps, and on-demand streaming services. The company revolutionized the way audiences experience music videos by allowing viewers to search, like, and skip through its entire catalog, enjoy channels curated by its team of music experts and create their own channel based on a genre, decade style, and mood using its unique Mixer feature. XITE has a full music video catalog through agreements with all major and top independent music labels and distributors.

MOOD MEDIA- Mood specializes in curating experiences for establishments. Whether it be background music and/or music videos in gyms all over the USA and Latin America, Mood Media will receive your videos for potential addition into their curated video portals thus, ensuring the potential for revenue growth and exposure.
 
We're often asked if our Video Distribution service sends to MTV, VH1, Fuse, etc., we don’t have any current partners that offer music videos to television music networks.
 
Many television channels are focused on show programming rather than showing music videos these days. It’s also not guaranteed airplay in that industry while competing with the mainstream artists out there.

Online presence is the more efficient way to go to get your video seen on-demand versus television music channels these days.

Pricing

You receive 70% of royalties from the monetization of your music videos on platforms that provide it (like VEVO, iTunes/Apple Music, TIDAL, and Amazon for example). Aside from this, our rates are:

  • $95 per video delivery, to our BASE video distribution partners, and (if selected) PLUS partners upgrade fee of $55.
  • Changes / Updates are $10 per change, per video prior to go-live date.
  • Takedowns are $50 per video(s) active / live on video platforms.
  • Re-Uploads after a takedown would be paid at the regular rate.
  • All are paid via PayPal.

Go Live Date - This is a reference to your "Release Date". The release date is when your video would be shown on VEVO and other providers.

Other available services
 
Artists and Record Labels are in an ever-evolving and growing music industry. With over 1 billion unique users each month, YouTube has become one of the leading, if not leading providers for music from around the world. This represents a great opportunity for you, the record label and artist to make revenue off YouTube but more importantly, protect your copyrights! By signing up for this service, you will not only be able to monetize your videos but have a fingerprint created for your audio or visual that will pick up anyone that has used that very same audio or visual in their own productions!

Video Marketing
From YouTube to Twitter and Instagram, video is fast becoming an essential part of any artist and record labels’ online marketing strategy. We’ve created some cost-effective solutions that will allow you to promote yourself on these fast-growing and revolutionizing platforms. These include Instagram Promos, Track Releases, Logo Openers, Promo Flyers, and Lyric Videos.  These services are available for clients to purchase after their first music video submission. For more information on Video marketing, click here

Music Video Production
We can produce music videos! These require a bit more planning and can be as involved as building a website or mobile application. If you are interested in getting a music video produced, please feel free to create a ticket and we can discuss to potentially create a custom quote.
 
We recommend during the video submission process that you let us know in the special comments section how you would want your video title displayed if it is in another language.
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