Whichever side of the fence you’re on in regard to the issues of music piracy, as artists creating music for public consumption, it’s a topic of special concern. Here, Alex Jacob of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) talks about
Record labels, producers and management from around the globe share their views on piracy and the affect it is having on the business. Select an article below to read more. Perhaps you have a story to share with us, click here.
It’s Not Easy - Who knew it would be so difficult? Or so complicated. Children are the joy of one’s life and the bane of one’s existence--all at the same time.
In other words, if a radio station plays a Carole King/James Taylor duet – and Carole King wrote the song – Carole King gets paid a royalty, but there is nothing in existing law that says James Taylor has to get paid as well.