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Join Us for the Inaugural "Minds Behind the Music" Honors #MBMHonors

Minds Behind the Music (MBM) is pleased to host the Inaugural #MBMHonors celebrating a successful 2015 and commemorating industry professionals who have demonstrated professional excellence while giving back to their communities. 323 more words


Marcus's 10-Song History Receives Outstanding Music Criticism Award

Nov 17, 2015: Greil Marcus delivers a brief acceptance speech at the ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor-Virgil Thomson Awards for the Virgil Thomson Award for Outstanding Music Criticism for… 15 more words

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ASCAP Opens Up Its Database

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) is opening up its performance shares database. “By logging onto the PROs’ ACE Database … music users and the public will be able to access what percentage of fractional shares to each copyrighted musical composition is ‘controlled by ASCAP.'”

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ASCAP Adds Share Info to Database as Justice Department Reviews Consent Decree

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers is adding information on the percentage share of performance rights it represents to its database of more than 10 million compositions. 126 more words


Clay Mills: A Man on a Mission

Clay Mills, a Mississippi native, is a prolific songwriter claiming over 3,500 songs in his repertoire. He is a 10 time ASCAP hit songwriter and co-founder of… 126 more words

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Recap: 2015 ASCAP Country Music Awards

The 2015 ASCAP Country Music Awards

The ASCAP Country Music Awards were held last night in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Kicking off CMA Awards week in Music City, the event brought out top country hitmakers and other luminaries including former President… 174 more words

Music Knowledge

Know Your PRO's

What is a PRO and what does it stand for?

A PRO stands for Performing Rights Organization, which is company that collects royalties from songs on behalf of who is able to receive them.

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