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Main royalties in the UK

Here is a quick guide about royalties, this is just to give an idea for artists and producers. Many more factors will affect these royalties and they change in the different countries. 289 more words

Music Industry

Do Songwriters & Composers Receive a Fair Share?

Do Songwriters & Composers Receive a Fair Share?
Diplomat Artist Buzz calling for action to reintroduce the Songwriter Equity Act. Songwriters, composers & music publishers rely on royalty income they earn through 2 separate rights: the right to publicly perform their music works, & the right to make & distribute mechanical reproductions of those works.


Submissions are open for ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO x iStandard Producer & Rapper Showcase


For the seventh straight year, ASCAP is excited to hold the ASCAP EXPO iStandard Producer and Rapper Showcase. This event is specifically for rappers and producers in Hip-Hop, Pop, R&B and Dance to showcase their talents. 256 more words

Music Knowledge

Paul Williams and The Music Connection

When I was a child in the 1970’s, you couldn’t watch a television show without seeing Paul Williams. Whether he was guest starring on an episode of ‘The Brady Bunch’ or ‘The Love Boat’, or showing up on The Mike Douglas Show – he was one of the most multi-talented and ubiquitous performers alive. 577 more words

Monday's Weekend Suitcase

Andrew Tullos on The VU Backstage

Hey y’all!

Callie McFee has been the behind-the-scenes MVP of The VU Backstage this semester.  On occasions when Vanderbilt’s community of student musicians has been unable to provide us with a guest, she’s gone fishing in the Belmont pool and come up with gems almost immediately.   108 more words

The Vu Backstage

14 Karat Dream

Here’s a little poem I wrote, then I decided that I liked it better as lyrics.

(Free mp3 coming soon!!)

14k Dream

Like a salmon swims, 272 more words

Elina Cate