The Texas Music Office report on concert safety is required reading for anyone in the concert business on either side of the stage.
A deeper dive on the connection between quantitative easing, inflation, indexing and frozen mechanicals.
A questionnaire from songwriter groups will help decide what the new mechanical rates should be.
We want to know what you think about songwriter royalties when the Copyright Royalty Judges unfreeze the frozen mechanicals! Watch this space!
My oh, my. The rumor is that Universal will propose a 12¢ unfrozen rate on vinyl and CDs and 10¢ on downloads.
Applying the Consumer Price Index to statutory mechanicals is the right thing to do because it is a kitchen table solution to a kitchen table problem.
Apple and Amazon should increase prices for permanent downloads in line with unfrozen mechanicals.
Washington is the only place where losing is winning–are you tired of winning yet? The legal bill for the Phonorecords III remand and other stories — Artist Rights Watch
The major labels engage in pretzel logic to try to get the Copyright Royalty Judges to reverse themselves.