Fairness Rocks News Record labels have a new target: streamers and gamers


Fairness Rocks News Record labels have a new target: streamers and gamers

Home Industry News Record labels have a new target: streamers and gamers

Author: Emily Gera

Date: July 26, 2019

Original Source: The Verge

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Record labels have a new target: streamers and gamers

On a quiet street in Vancouver, Canada, independent EDM record label Monstercat is carving out a solution to a problem that has plagued gamers and content creators for more than a decade: can streaming culture and the music industry coexist in a world where algorithms are used to track down unlicensed tunes, strip audio from videos, and dole out bans to streamers? Gavin Johnson, head of gaming at Monstercat, believes there can be a middle ground.

Read more: https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/26/8930706/music-labels-twitch-streaming-copyright-strike-monstercat-lost-rings-record-labels