CATEGORY: PUBLISHING & SONGWRITING

Genius Accuses Google Of Stealing Its Song Lyrics

Lyrics annotation site Genius,com says that it has caught Google stealing and using its song lyrics to power some of the tech giant's search...



Live Show Set List Submission: Are You Getting All Your Royalty Money?

As a songwriter, having your songs performed in public presents an opportunity for you to collect royalty money, a valuable source of income. But...


8 Surprising Statistics Shaping The Music Industry

Brant David McLaughlin of Music Industry Insights breaks down eight music industry statistics, revealing some unexpected areas of growth, as well as. some indicators...


Optimistic Delusion and Music Business Version 2.0 Syndrome

In this piece, artist manager Jake Udell analyzes his personal experience of overvaluing his own success, and looks at why too much personal confidence...


Questlove To Keynote ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO, More Panelists Announced

Questlove has been added to keynote this year's ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO. ASCAP Chairman of the Board and President Paul Williams will interview...


Learning How To Fail: An Essential Part Of Success In The Music Business

While some artists may like to believe that they're music industry career will hold nothing but success story after success story, the reality is...


Eat, Sleep, Write: 5 Apps For Every Musician, Songwriter

Apps have been integrated into all aspects of the creative process for some time now, and songwriting is no exception. Beyond simply facilitating the...


Songwriting Workflow: What One Month Of Daily Releases Taught Me

What's it like to release a new composition every day for a month? Composer Martin Fowler recently took on this challenge (and then some),...


Cinq Music Nabs $20 Million From GoDigital For Music Rights Acquisitions, International Expansion

Cinq Music has completed a $20 million Series B rounded funded by GoDigital Media. Cinq will use the funding to purchase music rights, both...


Cinq Music Nabs $20 Million From GoDigital For Music Rights Acquisitions, International Expansion

Cinq Music has completed a $20 million Series B rounded funded by GoDigital Media. Cinq will use the funding to purchase music rights, both...