Music income

Why songwriter royalty rates won’t change much

Photo credit: Toa Heftiba The interests of songwriters and their publishers are not aligned. So why is the greatest advocate of songwriters working for music publishers? Tariff hearings for “streaming mechanics” are underway at the moment. As always, the proposals made by the streaming services and the National Music Publishers’ …

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How NFTs Could Change the Music Industry

If you’ve been doing your best to ignore all of this crypto fuss, it’s probably time you started paying attention. At this point, your favorite musician probably knows this stuff better than you do. The Grammy Awards announced this week that next year’s show will be commemorated with, what else, …

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EDUCATION, ARTS AND MUSIC LEADERS SUBMIT CA BULLETIN ACTION PROPOSAL TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR ARTISTIC AND MUSIC EDUCATION IN EVERY K-12 PUBLIC SCHOOL IN CALIFORNIA

The measure would not increase taxes ~ The measure would increase access and equity by providing additional funding to schools that serve students from struggling families, especially students of color ~ Early supporters of the proposed measure include educators, artists, artists and leaders in the creative industry Los Angeles, Nov. …

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Weekly News Summary – 10/31/2021 | eHop

Main Street Corridor Project – Weekly Update • Covid-19 update and precautions • Teachers union ‘disappointed’ in school committee vote for optional trial period for mask at HHS • Covid-19 vaccine booster at the Hopkinton Senior Center • GCOS fuel assistance • WORKING TOGETHER FOR CHANGE: ACTIVE SPECTATOR WORKSHOP FOR …

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Sony Music Q2 FY ’21 revenue leaps on continued streaming growth

In the second quarter of its fiscal 2021 – spanning the three months ending September 30 – Sony Music Entertainment (SME) saw double-digit year-over-year streaming growth from both publishing only recorded music, as well as relatively small quarterly improvements in the larger divisions. The specifics of Sony Music Entertainment’s earnings …

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