SACEM and IBM Join Forces to Deliver New Global Online Music Copyright Management Platform

[Editor Charlie sez: What? No blockchain?] IBM and Sacem, one of the world’s leading cultural and creative collective management organizations, announced today a 10-year strategic alliance to develop URights, a world-class copyright platform on IBM Cloud designed to track and capture the value of online music for both creators and publishers. via @SACEM and @IBM […]

GhostShip: Mourn the Dead: Fight Like Hell For The Living- Guest Post by Marc Ribot — The Trichordist

Marc Ribot is an American Musician a member of NYC artists rights group MusiciansACTION http://musiciansaction.org/. Photo by Webb Traverse at English Wikipedia (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons The initial horror evoked by Oakland’s GhostShip fire is now turning into self questioning and anger at those who placed the victims in […]