Fairness Rocks News Songwriters Around the World Are Fighting For the Same Thing


Fairness Rocks News Songwriters Around the World Are Fighting For the Same Thing

Home Industry News Songwriters Around the World Are Fighting For the Same Thing

Author: AMY X. WANG

Date: October 15, 2018

Original Source: Rolling Stone

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Songwriters Around the World Are Fighting For the Same Thing

Music copyright is shaping up to be a hot topic this year, despite being both historically overlooked and historically extremely confusing. While the actual workings of royalties and licensing policies are still as convoluted as ever, attention on them — and their dysfunctions — has ramped up thanks to the Music Modernization Act’s passage in the U.S. Congress and a controversial copyright policy overhaul in Europe that could dramatically change user-generated content platforms like YouTube.

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