There is a fundamental difference between people with experience in the vagaries of copyright chain of title research and those who want their data served up in nice neat–very, very neat–packages. So neat that you could eat your lunch off of those packages–one pea at a time arranged in a straight line, preferably. Those who […]
By many measures, YouTube streamripping became the #1 source of music piracy, widening the riff between the music industry and the online giant. But the shuttering of #1 ripper YouTube-MP3 came only after legal action from some injured parties – the major record labels. via Bruce Houghton: Why Didn’t Google Shut Down YouTube-MP3 Sooner? — […]
Tencent Music Entertainment Group, controlled by China’s biggest social network operator, is seeking new funding at a $10 billion valuation ahead of an initial public offering, people familiar with the matter said.
Another outstanding podcast from Portia Sabin’s Future of What podcast, this time with the music credits services Jaxsta and Discogs on the importance of credits. Credits are also known as the moral right of attribution, currently under review at the U.S. Copyright Office. Yet another artist rights area where the U.S. lags behind the rest […]
#CCSongwriters #HurricaneHarvey Relief Benefit at @ExecSurfClub on Sept. 10 feat. some of the best regional songwriters. More coming soon! pic.twitter.com/5UWp3wrYe0 — CC Songwriters (@cc_songwriters) September 1, 2017