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
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
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
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
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