CATEGORY: PUBLISHING & SONGWRITING

Evaride Talks Hustling Their Way To A Debut Streaming Hit [INTERVIEW]

Although already experienced musicians in some unusual ways, the band Evaride here sat down to talk with AWAL about their music and how they...



Merlin Makes Key London, New York Appointments

Underscoring the growing importance of independent music and labels, indie global rights agency Merlin has announced several significant new appointments. Merlin membership includes tens...


8 Ways To Build A Musician’s Marketing Strategy

The music industry is a massive and competitive field, and while it may be chock full of talented composers and performers, somewhat more rare...


Stairway To Nowhere: Court Flips Verdict Led Zeppelin’s Favor

The Ninth circuit recently reversed a preexisting verdict on whether or not the iconic "Stairway to Heaven" had stolen from the slightly less well...


Uploading Your Music Online Doesn’t Get You Tons Of Fans

Putting your music online is obviously an essential part of accruing fans, but a "build it and they will come" mentality does no one...


Teamwork Makes The Dream Work: 5 Reasons It Pays To Collaborate

While people often expound about the value of teamwork, the specifics of why collaboration is valuable are often left out. Here we look at...


Teamwork Makes The Dream Work: 5 Reasons It Pays To Collaborate

While people often expound about the value of teamwork, the specifics of why collaboration is valuable are often left out. Here we look at...


Judge Denies Spotify Motion That Would Have Upended Songwriter, Music Publisher Payments

In an important ruling that would have changed payments to songwriters and music publishers, a judge has denied a motion from Spotify that claimed...


Judge Denies Spotify Motion That Would Have Upended Songwriter, Music Publisher Payments

In an important ruling that would have changed payments to songwriters and music publishers, a judge has denied a motion from Spotify that claimed...


New Spotify Songwriter Lawsuits, Legal Filings Threaten Streaming Driven Music Industry Recovery

[UPDATED] The recorded music industry is in the midst of a renaissance thanks to revenue from a single source - streaming. But a growing...