What are stems?
Stems are song components such as vocal tracks, drum beats, and guitar riffs mixed and mastered for standalone use
Stems unlock new levels of creativity
Song Creation & Remixes
Leverage stems to create entirely new songs and develop more compelling remixes from the ground up
Take performances to the next level by legally incorporating captivating tracks and iconic sounds.
Incorporate stems into TV, films, games, apps, and advertisements.
is building the leading stem Marketplace
DJs & Creative Producers:
Reach new levels of creativity with access to tracks you never imagined possible
Music Content Owners
Build entirely new revenue streams from your existing music libraries
has the only scalable approach to profitably bring stems to market
We partner with major and independent record labels to access extensive music libraries to ensure the most popular content can be converted into marketable stems
Our proprietary cloud-based stem creation platform outputs high-quality mastered song components, bringing stems with high demand to market while minimizing upfront costs
Our extensive stem libraries are sold by our distribution partners who enable DJs and creative professionals to buy stems as part of their existing content workflows
in the news
"In the stem space, companies like Stemit are in talks with major record labels to help unlock value in their back catalog by providing technology to stem individual songs, then making those stems available to DJs via an online marketplace with secure digital-rights management and tracking built into the files."
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"He also claimed that the indie community in particular could benefit from the growing market for stems, in that deconstructing and monetizing songs based on individual stems and instruments could grow the revenue pie for recorded music even further, disrupting the nature of release strategies for the better."
"Beyond streaming or sync royalties alone, there are a few other passive income sources that could be priced at a more premium level, marketed with a more service-oriented mindset and created in a way that is difficult to replicate by other artists. The markets for song stems and sample/loop packs are a good example, with increasing competition from the likes of Stemifi, Splice Soundsand Native Instruments’ Sounds.com"