Recording agreement
Recording agreement

The following TMT guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Recording agreement
  • Parties
  • The ScheduleExhibit 1

This Agreement is made on [date]


  1. 1

    [insert name of Company], whose registered office is at [insert address] (registered in England no [insert number]) (the Company);

  1. 2

    [insert name] of [insert address];

  1. 3

    [insert name] of [insert address];

  1. 4

    [insert name] of [insert address]; and

  1. 5

    [insert name] of [insert address].

  2. (the parties of the second, third, fourth and fifth parts being in this Agreement jointly and severally referred to as the Artists, which expression shall be deemed to include the personal representatives, executors, successors and assignees of the Artists where the context so admits)

The parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      The following definitions apply in this Agreement:

    2. Advance

      1. any and all of those sums payable to the Artists pursuant to Clause 5;


      1. this Agreement and any and all schedules, annexes and exhibits attached to it or incorporated in it by reference;

      Completion of Recording

      1. the completion and delivery to the Company in accordance with the Recording Schedule of fully edited and finally mixed down technically satisfactory Master Tapes of sufficient technical and artistic quality in the entire discretion of the Company to enable the manufacture of Records;

      Live Recordings

      1. any audio or audio-visual recordings of any or all of the Artists with or without others, whether made