What would the world be without music? We at AKM and austro mechana ensure that music creators – people who compose music, write lyrics, or publish them – get paid when their music is used publicly. Not only is this fair, but it also ensures the creativity and independence of the entire music industry.
Everyone loves music. We also love and appreciate those who make music.
Because music has value, unequivocally.
As a composer or lyricist, you want to make money with your music.
AKM and austro mechana represent your copyright rights.
As an event organizer or venue operator, you want to go about entertaining your customers with music.
AKM and austro mechana provide you with the license to play.
We also take on social and cultural responsibility and in this way further promote Austrian music creation. Check here to see if you are eligible.
AKM and austro mechana do not operate for profit! As non-profit organizations, we only play a mediating role: Those who use music need a performance license. We forward the money for this on to our members, the authors, composers and publishers of music.
Fairness and appreciation. Commitment and passion. Transparency and speed. High-quality service and individual consultation. This is the set list that we’d like to work with and have accompany you ⎯ in a tune that sets a good mood ⎯ for those who create music and those who use it.
Do you have further questions about AKM or austro mechana? Do you need assistance with anything? What can we do for you?
We’re here for you! Don’t hesitate to contact us! We’ll be happy to help!