Curve Royalty Systems

Curve Royalty Systems announce new US plans

New LA base unveiled and Sam Spainhower appointed to oversee US operations

London & Los Angeles, 16th November 2021 Curve Royalty Systems, the London-based music technology company, has announced ambitious plans for an increased presence in the US with the launch of a new office in Los Angeles, which will serve as a base for its growing roster of clients.

In addition, the company has appointed music royalty specialist Sam Spainhower to oversee its US operations.

Reporting to Richard Leach, General Manager of Curve Royalty Systems, Sam joins the company from NKSFB, where he worked with clients from all the major PRO’s, record labels and publishing companies.

With an expanding roster of clients in New York, Nashville & Los Angeles Curve Royalty Systems is launching its US operation in response to a growing demand for its services.

Used by music publishers and record companies across the global music industry, Curve Royalty Systems was launched in 2019 by former ADA/Warner, Cooking Vinyl and Essential Music executives, Richard Leach, Ray Bush and Tom Allen. Its royalty platform was built to deal with the scale and demands of music businesses in the digital age and now processes billions of lines of data for its clients.

Richard Leach said, “Curve Royalty Systems has enjoyed significant growth in recent times with more and more demand for our services coming from US based music companies. With that in mind our new Los Angeles office will become a dedicated hub for that activity. Sam Spainhower has come on board to oversee our US operations and to apply his experience, energy and local knowledge of the market and the processes required to deliver a world class service.”

Sam Spainhower said, “Curve Royalty Systems is one of the leading providers of independent royalty solutions for the global music industry with a fast expanding roster. I’m looking forward to responding to the increasing demand for its services and to being part of its growing presence in the US.”


Curve Royalty Systems

Curve is a new breed of royalty software that can ingest an unlimited number of income statements each month, collating information from any source.