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I didn’t expect to write a nearly 5,000-word story about Paul Williams, the songwriter who seemingly scored a good chunk of the 1970s. But his story resonated with me. 5,020 more words
An interview published in ASCAP’s national member magazine, Playback.
Interview conducted and transcribed by Laura Thomas.
This video is a live music performance edited from raw footage of the 2012 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO. It has accumulated over 64,000 views on YouTube. 18 more words
At the 32nd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards at the Loews Hollywood Hotel on Wednesday night, it was all about legacy and leveling the playing field. 440 more words
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) honored KISS, the Doobie Brothers and St. Vincent on Wednesday during the 32nd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. 315 more words
Is the Songwriter Equity Act a good idea? Or just another weapon in the record industry's fight against Pandora?
It’s no mystery that streaming music companies and major constituents within the record industry are at odds. Many musicians, whether they’re songwriters, performing artists, or both, feel they are not compensated fairly for their work — and a lot of them aren’t. 1,788 more words