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What is Internet Radio?

Internet radio is an audio service transmitted via the Internet. Broadcasting on the Internet is usually referred to as webcasting since it is not transmitted broadly through wireless means. 1,191 more words

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ASCAP scraps exclusivity clauses as it settles for $1.75m with DoJ 

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has reached a $1.75m Settlement Agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice addressing two specific concerns raised during the Department’s ongoing review of the ASCAP Consent Decree. 44 more words

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ASCAP Settles With Justice Department for $1.75 Million Over Exclusive Contracts

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will pay $1.75 million to settle a Department of Justice civil contempt claim over 150 contracts the performing rights organization entered into with songwriters and publishers for exclusive licensing rights to their works. 303 more words

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Grand Rights and the Zappa Family Trust Revisited

As the case between Dweezil Zappa and his brother Ahmet reaches a new level of public debate, I thought I would document a few thoughts on Grand Rights.When I… 493 more words

Musicology

LA: The ASCAP Expo

Hey friends! I have quite the story to share for my first blog post. It’s a little lenghty, but hang in there. I promise it’s worth it. 602 more words

Melissa Etheridge, Priscilla Renea share songwriting secrets

HIDDEN HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Melissa Etheridge and songwriter Priscilla Renea had never met before sitting down to discuss their craft, and within an hour, they were spontaneously harmonizing together. 785 more words

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Performance Royalties Explained

In the last blog I talked about mechanical licenses and how they help generate revenue for songwriters. While mechanical royalties are probably one of the more well-known type of royalties, there are other lesser known royalties that are important to a songwriter. 459 more words

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