The DDEX MLC RDR Message Suite Standard is relevant for the communication with and between music licensing companies. In the past, a variety of different and largely incompatible formats were used with and between MLCs.
The DDEX MLC RDR Message Suite Standard is for use by:
Comprehensive implementation of the DDEX MLC RDR Message Suite Standard will improve the efficiency and the accuracy of the distribution of revenues to rights holders.
The following processes are supported by the DDEX MLC RDR Message Suite Standard:
- Record companies send information about sound recordings to a MLC;
- MLCs share repertoire information between each other;
- MLCs exchange sales and revenue data; and
- MLCs send revenue information to the owners of the sound recordings, i.e. the labels.