CATEGORY: PUBLISHING

More Regulations Won’t Help Songwriters [Chris Castle]

A well backed bill going through congress currently would require songwriters and artists to register their works with the government in order to have...



More Regulations Won’t Help Songwriters [Chris Castle]

A well backed bill going through congress currently would require songwriters and artists to register their works with the government in order to have...


Spotify Could Be Forced To Pay Songwriters $345 Million

Spotify was recently hit with a lawsuit for $345 million plus after its failure to fork over cash on mechanical licenses for the Bluewater...


Spotify Could Be Forced To Pay Songwriters $345 Million

Spotify was recently hit with a lawsuit for $345 million plus after its failure to fork over cash on mechanical licenses for the Bluewater...


Radio Faces Big Test In Pennsylvania That Will Affect Whole Country

A new antitrust battle is set to take place between the Radio Music License Committee, representing 10k or so radio stations and Irving Azoff's...


Radio Faces Big Test In Pennsylvania That Will Affect Whole Country

A new antitrust battle is set to take place between the Radio Music License Committee, representing 10k or so radio stations and Irving Azoff's...


SESAC Signs New Broadcast Radio Deal At Rates It Says Are 50% Higher Than ASCAP

SESAC has signed a new deal with U.S. radio broadcasters. The performing rights organization claims that its new deal, the result of arbitration, are...


SESAC Signs New Broadcast Radio Deal At Rates It Says Are 50% Higher Than ASCAP

SESAC has signed a new deal with U.S. radio broadcasters. The performing rights organization claims that its new deal, the result of arbitration, are...


Think It’s Bad For Songwriters Now? Just Wait Until ‘Shiv Bill’ Passes [David Lowery]

The new "Transparency in Music Licensing and Ownership Act" bill introduced by longtime songwriter antagonist Senator Jim Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin sounds promising, but in...


Think It’s Bad For Songwriters Now? Just Wait Until ‘Shiv Bill’ Passes [David Lowery]

The new "Transparency in Music Licensing and Ownership Act" bill introduced by longtime songwriter antagonist Senator Jim Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin sounds promising, but in...