MUSIC


Europe Coalition Lends Support To U.S. Radio Royalty Bill

The U.S. music community is reaching across the Atlantic to advocate for passage of the proposed Fair Play Fair Pay Act...

Posted

musicFirst Sees Its Moment in Asking Congress For Royalty.

The music industry has fired off a letter to the leaders of the House and Senate Judiciary Committees asking them to loop a performance royalty...

Posted

Federal Court Finds for SiriusXM in Turtles Suit

In a victory for broadcasters, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals has cited a New York state appeals court's ruling that there...

Posted

New York Broadcasters Applaud Performance Fee Decision

Broadcasters won a court victory in the ongoing battle with artists over compensation for older music played on radio and TV...

Posted

New York Appeals Court Overrules Protection of Pre-1972 Recordings

Early work of the Beatles, Dylan, the Rolling Stones, and other songs authored before Feb. 15, 1972, may not cost satellite radio provider SiriusXM anything to play anymore...

Posted

US Department of Justice appeals court decision on BMI's consent decree

America’s two leading performance rights societies, ASCAP and BMI, will fight the decision...

Posted

Spotify Streams Into Japan

TOKYO—Sweden’s Spotify AB has joined other online music providers trying to crack the Japanese market...

Posted

Mixed response to BMI's 100% licensing court victory

Last week's judgement by US rate court Judge Louis L. Stanton to overturn the US Department of Justice decision to...

Posted

Judge Rules For BMI Over DOJ

On Friday, a federal judge threw out the U.S. Department of Justices interpretation of the BMI consent decree.

Posted

Pandora and Warner Strike a Deal

Pandora has struck a deal with record label conglomerate Warner Music Group, rounding out the streamer’s catalog of music offerings.

Posted
RSS Icon
NEWSROOM