I recently co-authored a study for the World Intellectual Property Organization that was quoted by leading artists in a letter calling on the UK Prime Minister to support equitable remuneration for streaming.
Please take the Songwriter and Composer Mechanical Royalty Income Questionnaire!
Fair result in Web V for nonfeatured and featured performers, sound recording copyright owners and services.
After the three Nashville songwriters claimed physical mechanical royalties are unimportant, an imaginary cross-examination.
Congress finally caught on to Spotify “payola”
Is it madness for songwriters to bet against inflation?
We remember those who gave their lives for liberty.
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Session players and vocalists get zero from streaming. The International Federation of Musicians wants to change that.
Björn Ulvaeus explains the current plight of songwriters in the streaming economy.