Music Matters - Music Research & Licensing


Music Matters - Music Research & Licensing for Film & Television. Owned and operated by Kathryn Waugh.

Founded in 2005 by Kathryn Waugh, Music Matters has provided music research and clearance services to a wide variety of clients and productions.  With over 15 years of music industry experience Kathryn has a proven history of providing clients licensing and clearance services in a timely and cost-effective manner.  

In her work as a Music Publisher, Kathryn has worked with a wide variety of artist catalogues including Tom Waits, David Foster, Aerosmith, The Tragically Hip and Sesame Street. Kathryn’s broad network of contacts enables her to secure licenses for clients with differing and complex needs.


  • Entertainment Tonight Canada
    Television Variety - Music Clearances
  • Road to Rock Star Supernova
    Television Special - Music and Clip Clearance Supervisor
  • The Super Dave Osbourne Show
    Television Series - Music Clearances
  • Twelve - (National Film Board of Canada/CBC)
    Television Documentary - Music Clearances
  • Drop Dead Roses
    Feature Film - Music Administrator, Artist Rep
  • Star Hunter
    Television Series - Assistant Music Supervisor

Music Research & Licensing for Film & Television