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Lawmakers Introduce Music Modernization Act, Which Simplifies Digital Licensing and Increases Rates

Lawmakers on Thursday introduced federal legislation aimed at simplifying digital licensing and increasing royalty payments to rights holders. H.R. 4706, dubbed the Music Modernization Act, was introduced by Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA) and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY). 570 more words

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Atlwebradio.com Inc. is a legally licensed ASCAP, BMI, SESAC, and SoundExchange Internet Only Radio Digital FM station.

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Court Upholds BMI's Consent Decree Victory Allowing Fractional Licensing

The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday ruled against the U.S. Department of Justice and affirmed BMI’s 2016 consent decree victory, which allows for the practice of fractional licensing. 412 more words

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The Top 25 Holiday Songs For 2017

Good news Christmas music lovers! We play ALL of these songs!

ASCAP has put together a list of the Top 25 Christmas songs of all time… 277 more words

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ASCAP Appoints Stephanie Ruyle, Formerly of Viacom and Pivot, as Head of Licensing

Stephanie Ruyle, formerly an exec VP of distribution and affiliate relations for Participant Media’s millennial television venture Pivot and a 17-year veteran of Viacom previously, has been named exec VP and head of licensing for ASCAP, the American Society of Composer, Authors and Publishers. 255 more words

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Invite to The Grammys

Got my invite to The Grammys:

This is the first year they’re holding them in New York. In January. In bitter cold winter.

Shall I go?

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ASCAP, Music, and Fair Use in New Media

We have come a long way since the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) was founded in 1914. Music industries have blown up so much in the last 2 decades alone; we have gone through phases of new genres, ridden waves of new electronic instrumentation, and been introduced to a plethora of music distribution. 609 more words

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