Release the Rhythm


Thinking about turning the volume up in your new start-up venture and want to learn more?

Whether you’re turning your passion into a product or your creation into a career, your start up business is about more than just a vision, it’s about your venture!

It’s about creating an atmosphere that feels welcoming, developing a brand that people recognise and creating an experience your customers will remember.

Release the rhythm and create an atmosphere you desire

Playing music can be an important part in helping to create an environment that both your customers and staff enjoy. It can help to enhance the atmosphere, define your brand. It can help to enhance the atmosphere, define your brand and can be highly beneficial to both your business and your workforce.

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to play music in your business with TheMusicLicence

93% of businesses surveyed agreed that music has a positive effect on their business*

88% of businesses surveyed agreed that music lifts the mood and creates a more welcoming atmosphere*

93% agreed that the atmosphere would be different without music*

Thinking about playing music in your new business and want to know more?

What is TheMusicLicence?

TheMusicLicence gives UK businesses and organisations the legal permission required to use music. Under The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, permission is needed from the relevant copyright holders in order to play music in public. TheMusicLicence gives businesses this permission in relation to the vast majority of commercially available music.
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How is the cost calculated?

The cost of TheMusicLicence depends on a number of factors, including your type of venue & how you use music in your day-to-day operations but could cost a businesses as little as 27p per day**
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Where does my money go?

Where does my money go?

After our business costs, music licence fees are distributed to those involved in making music via our parent companies PPL and PRS for Music. This means that by purchasing TheMusicLicence, you are supporting the future of music by helping to ensure its creators are paid for their work.
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*Research performed by PPL PRS in relation to TheMusicLicence, February – March 2020. Figures based on a group of 73 participants belonging to the hair and beauty industry

**An office with 4 or fewer workers could play music for £104.82 providing the music is not audible to customers or other visitors to the premises.


Release the rhythm and put the power of music in your new business with TheMusicLicence.

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