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What is A2IM?

A2IM is a 501(c)6 not-for-profit trade association representing the independent music community. A2IM focuses on government advocacy, education, and creating community and business opportunities for members. Learn more about A2IM and our work Here.

Who joins A2IM?

A2IM Label Members include but are not limited to Sub Pop, Epitaph, EMPIRE, Ninja Tune, Concord, Metal Blade, and many more. Associate Member companies include Spotify, SXSW,, Bandcamp, Soundcloud, and many more. See our full member list in our directory Here.

What type of membership is available?

A2IM has two membership types: Label Members, companies that own master recordings, and Associate Members, companies that provide services within the music space but do not own master recordings. Membership is company-wide. See more info Here.

How much does it cost?

A2IM is is dues-based organization. Membership is based on a sliding scale regarding revenue from music. Dues begin at $1000 per year per company for Label Members and $2500 per year per company for Associate Members. When you complete the membership inquiry form our team will provide an accurate membership quote.

What are the member benefits?

You can find a detailed list of our Member Benefits by clicking Here.