FROM ARTIST & ECR MUSIC GROUP FOUNDER BLAKE MORGAN:
BOWING TO PUBLIC PRESSURE, INTERNET RADIO GIANT ABANDONS LEGISLATION THAT WOULD LOWER MUSIC ROYALTIES
If you spoke up about this, if you posted about it on Facebook or Tweeted about it to your friends, if you added your voice to the courageous chorus who stood up and spoke out, you helped win this fight.
This victory belongs to you.
Onward. Yours, in music…
READ THE FULL POST FROM BLAKE MORGAN HERE:
Posted in Artists Rights Watch, IRFA, Music Streaming, Musician's POV, Pandora Royalty Rates
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FIGHT FOR MUSIC
Posted in Artist Rights, Artists Rights Watch, Musician's POV
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In just about every other country in the world musicians are paid a performance royalty for terrestrial radio airplay. The United States is one of a few countries that does not, along with China, Iran and North Korea.