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Recording Academy, musicFirst, SoundExchange React To Music Modernization Act Vote
Posted By Bruce Houghton, 26 April 2018

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House Of Representatives passes the Music Modernization Act
By Chris Cooke, 26 April 2018

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It Looks Like Google Will Shut Down Its Play Music Service
By Bobby Owsinski, 26 April 2018

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Direct-To-Fan Payola: Jamz Pro Pays Fans To Discover Music
Posted By Bruce Houghton, 26 April 2018

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Universal signs “strategic distribution” deal with Empire
By Andy Malt , 26 April 2018

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Sonos Files For IPO At $3 Billion Valuation
Posted By Bruce Houghton, 26 April 2018

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French Culture Minister Proposes Web-Block List In New Anti-Piracy Push
By Chris Cooke, 26 April 2018

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YouTube Remix Will Terminate Google Play Music, Sources Say
Daniel Sanchez, 26 April 2018

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SoundExchange

SoundExchange President and CEO Michael Huppe’s Statement on Passage of the Music Modernization Act (H.R. 5447), 25 April 2018

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SAG-AFTRA Statement on Unanimous Passage of the Music Modernization Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, 25 April 2018

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Music Modernization Act Unanimously Passes US House of Representatives
By Ed Christman, 25 April 2018

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Independents Ruled Global Market Share In 2017 – But Universal Was King Of Streaming
By MBW, 25 April 2018

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Breaking: The House of Representatives Unanimously Approves the Music Modernization Act, 415-0, Paul Resnikoff, 25 April 2018

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House Passes Music Modernization Act, 25 April 2018

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House Of Representatives Passes Music Modernization Act, 25 April 2018

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Pre-1972 Music Acts Get a Little Help From Their Friends in Congress
By John D. McKinnon, 25 April 2018

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House of Representatives Unanimously Passes Music Modernization Act
By Amy X. Wang, 25 April 2018

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House Unanimously Passes Music Modernization Act
By JulieGrace Brufke, 25 April 2018

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Major Music Copyright Reform Bill on Brink of Becoming Law
By Nate Rau, 25 April 2018

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The Sound of Music (Modernization)
By Li Zhou, 26 April 2018

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House Passes Bill Overhauling Music Royalties for Digital Age
By Lucas Shaw, 25 April 2018

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Music Modernization Act Unanimously Passes House of Representatives
By Paula Parisi, 25 April 2018

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'It Is a Terrific Result for Songwriters': Music Modernisation Act Passes Key Vote
By Andre Paine, 26 April 2018

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A Bill That Would Modernize How Musicians Are Paid For Their Work Passed Through Congress Unanimously
By Jimmy Andreakos, 25 April 2018

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The Music Modernization Acts Passes The House Of Representatives
By Roger Wink, 26 April 2018

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The Music Modernization Act Passes the House in a Unanimous Vote, 25 April 2018

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House Passes Updated Music Copyright Bill
By Erik Gruenwedel, 26 April 2018

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Music Modernization Act Clears The House Of Representatives With Unanimous Vote
By Ian Courtney, 25 April 2018

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Music Bill Backed by Streaming Services Advances in the House
By Ali Breland, 25 April 2018

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House Bill Would Change How Pandora, Spotify And Others Pay Royalties
By Elizabeth Balboa, 26 April 2018

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Pandora Expanding in Atlanta as Music Modernization Bill Sails Through Congress
By Tim Darnell, 25 April 2018

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iHeartMedia Bankruptcy Filing Brings Questions
By Randy J. Stine, 25 April 2018

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71% Of Spotify Users Need Free Music Says Troy Carter
By Bruce Houghton, 25 April 2018

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The Recording Academy

Recording Academy™ Celebrates The Passage Of The Music Modernization Act In The House Of Representatives, 25 April 2018

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Recording Industry Association of America

Bipartisan Music Modernization Act Unanimously Passes U.S. House Of Representatives, 25 April 2018

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American Association of Independent Music

Statement by musicFIRST Following Unanimous Passage of the Music Modernization Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, 25 April 2018

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National Association of Broadcasters

NAB Statement on House Passage of Music Modernization Act, 25 April 2018

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American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers

ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews Statement on House Passage of the Music Modernization Act HR 5447, 25 April 2018

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Troy Carter Explains How Spotify's Free Tier Upgrade Can Fuel Company's Growth,
By Dan Rys, 25 April 2018

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Universal Music Group, EMPIRE Announce New Distribution Deal,
By Dan Rys, 25 April 2018

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Embracing Blockchain Could Completely Change The Way Artists Sell Music And Interact With Fans,
By Sherman Lee, 25 April 2018

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SiriusXM Reports First Quarter 2018 Results, 25 April 2018

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CMU@TGE Top Questions: How Can We Enhance And Enforce Music Copyright In China?,
By Chris Cooke, 25 April 2018

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Twitter Is Profitable Again in 1st Quarter, Grows Overseas,
By Associated Press, 25 April 2018

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Sony Music In New Royalty Legal Battle With SiriusXM,
By Bruce Houghton, 25 April 2018

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Recorded Music Revenues Grew 8.1% last year, Despite The Value Gap,
By Chris Cooke, 25 April 2018

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The Car's The Star: Why The In-Car Streaming Battle Will Mean Big Changes For The Music Biz,
By Mark Sutherland, 25 April 2018

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SPOTIFY: ‘We’re The R&D Departments For The Entire Music Industry.’,
By Tim Ingham, 25 April 2018

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For the First Time Ever, Streaming Surpasses CDs as the Largest Music Format Worldwide,
By Daniel Sanchez, 24 April 2018

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Kobalt's Revenue Grows 23.5 Percent, While Net Losses Continue To Widen,
By Ed Christman, 25 April 2018

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Music’s Future Means Even More Ed Sheeran, Drake,
By Tim Culpan, 25 April 2018

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Latest Industry: Live Nation, Spotify, Latin Music, YouTube, Pandora, Gibson, Shazam, Prince, Distrokid, More…,
By Daniel Sanchez, 24 April 2018

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Spotify Boosts Ad-Funded Functionality On Mobile,
By Andy Malt, 25 April 2018

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Music Modernization Act Heads to Vote in House Tomorrow,
By Colin Stutz, 24 April 2018

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Spinal Tap Relaunch Fairness Rocks As Creator Rights Campaign Platform,
By Andy Malt, 25 April 2018

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Spotify Rolls Out A New Interface For Freemium Users,
By Bobby Owsinski, 25 April 2018

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Goodlatte’s Music Modernization Act To Revolutionize Streaming Industry, 24 April 2018

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Goodlatte Legislation Seeks to Modernize Music Industry,
By Michael Pope, 23 April 2018

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Music-Streaming Millennials Eye Smart Speakers, 25 April 2018

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Spotify Unveils Upgrades for Free Users, Sets Sights On Putting a Dent in Radio's Appeal,
By Dan Rys, 24 April 2018

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Jolt: Get AC/DC on the Line. Doug Collins Has Some News,
By Tamar Hallerman, Greg Bluestein and Jim Galloway, 25 April 2018

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International Federation of the Phonographic Industry

Global Music Report 2018, 24 April 2018

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Spotify's Free Service is Getting a Lot Better,
By Edward C. Baig, 24 April 2018

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House Schedules Music Copyright Bill For A Vote, 24 April 2018

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Spotify Launches A Redesigned App With On-Demand Playlists For Free Users,
By Chris Welch, 24 April 2018

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Spotify Unveils Upgrades for Free Users, Sets Sights On Putting a Dent in Radio's Appeal,
By Dan Rys, 24 April 2018

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Streaming Leads Music Industry to Third Straight Year of Growth, But YouTube Remains a Threat: IFPI Study,
By Jem Aswad, 24 April 2018

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Global Recorded Music Industry Revenues Grew 8.1% In 2017 To Reach $17.3BN, Rhian Jones, 24 April 2018

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Google Delivers Strong Earnings Amid Questions About Privacy,
By Natalie Jarvey, 24 April 2018

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‘We’ve got more money swirling around’: how streaming saved the music industry,
By Sam Wolfson, 24 April 2018

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Lana Del Rey, Portugal. The Man, Desmond Child, UMPG Win Big at ASCAP Pop Music Awards,
By Melinda Newman, 24 April 2018

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Meet the Company That’s Paying Artists $9.99 Out of Every $10,
Paul Resnikoff, 24 April 2018

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Spotify’s Big Lie, Streaming Habits Mirror Purchasing Habits, 24 April 2018

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IFPI Global Report 2018: Music Sales Rise for Third Straight Year as Streaming Becomes Biggest Revenue Source
By Richard Smirke, 24 April 2018

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EC Launches Wider Investigation Into Apple’s Shazam Acquisition
By Andy Malt, 24 April 2018

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Who Says Spotify Gets to Have All the Fun? Tencent Music Prepares for an IPO, Daniel Sanchez, 23 April 2018

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Thanks to Streaming & Crossover Hits, US Latin Recorded-Music Industry Skyrockets With 37 Percent Growth in 2017
By Colin Stutz, 23 April 2018

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Apple Music Set To Bulk Up In Nashville As Jay Liepis Moves To Music City
By MBW, 23 April 2018

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The Hollywood Reporter

Major Labels in New Legal Fight With SiriusXM Over Pre-1972 Works
By Eriq Gardner, 23 April 2018

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Reuters

Music Streaming Overtakes Physical Sales for the First Time: Industry Body
By Tom Ball and Eric Auchard, 24 April 2018

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Forbes

Smartphone FM Radio Capabilities Enhance Public Safety at No Cost
By Steve Pociask, 23 April 2018

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Spotify Will Unveil What's Next for the Newly Public Streaming Service at an Event in NYC
By Edward C. Baig, 23 April 2018

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Deezer’s New Flow Tab Creates Daily Personalized Tracklists
By Dani Deahl, 23 April 2018

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Apple's Takeover of Shazam Under Scrutiny in Europe
By Associated Press, 23 April 2018

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Sony Music and Other Majors in New Legal Fight With SiriusXM Over Pre-1972 Works
By Eriq Gardner, 23 April 2018

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Apple Plans for Nashville Expansion as Jay Liepis Moves to Music City
By Colin Stutz, 23 April 2018

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musicFIRST Coalition

Momentum is Growing for CLASSICS, Comprehensive Music Legislation!, 23 April 2018

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Tencent Music Setting Stage for Giant IPO in U.S.: Report
By Billboard Staff, 23 April 2018

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AIM Allies With MUSO On New Anti-Piracy Services For Artists And Labels
By Chris Cooke, 23 April 2018

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Facebook Signs Indie Licensing Deals with Merlin, Beggars, PIAS, Ingrooves
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 23 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

How Streaming Will Continue To Change Everything In The Music Business
By MBW, 23 April 2018

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Pacific Standard Magazine

We're On Life Support': Is Streaming Music The Final Note For Professional Songwriters?
By Jack Denton, 23 April 2018

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TheWaveVR Raises $6 Million Series A Round to Bring Social, Interactive VR Music Experiences to the Masses
By Cherie Hu, 23 April 2018

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The Music Network

Tencent Music gearing up for huge IPO
By Zanda Wilson, 23 April 2018

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Smart Speakers Help Amazon To 100 Million Prime Subscribers
By Bobby Owsinski, 23 April 2018

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PRS for Music Revenues Top $1 Billion for First Time
By Richard Smirke, 23 April 2018

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CMU@TGE Top Questions: Where Will The Fan Conversation Go Next?
By CMU Editorial, 23 April 2018

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How This Startup Is Finding Millions in Unclaimed YouTube Revenue For Artists and Labels
By Nick Williams, 20 April 2018

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Artists Without Label Revenue Up 27%, Industry +$1.4B
By Mark Mulligan, 20 April 2018

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Loudwire

Mastodon Visit Washington To Support The ‘Music Modernization Act’
By Jeff Cornell, 20 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Unsigned Artists Account for Just 2.7% of Global Recording Sales
By Daniel Sanchez, 20 April 2018

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The Wall Street Journal

Tencent Music Plans IPO; Valuation Could Exceed $25 Billion
By Maureen Farrell and Julie Steinberg, 22 April 2018

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Billboard

Congress Should Tweak -- and Pass -- the Music Modernization Act
By Robert Levine, 20 April 2018

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The Hill

World IP Day an Opportune Time to Modernize Music Copyright Protections,
By Seth Cooper and Randolph May, senior fellow and president respectively of the Free State Foundation, 21 April 2018

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Merlin, Beggars Group, [PIAS] & Ingrooves Sign Licensing Deals With Facebook
By Colin Stutz , 20 April 2018

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Billboard

Congress Should Tweak -- and Pass -- the Music Modernization Act,
By Robert Levine, 20 April 2018

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AIM Partners With Muso to Help Indie Artists Sink Pirates
By Billboard Staff, 20 April 2018

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Vivendi considering Universal IPO
By Andy Malt, 20 April 2018

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Music Creators Unite To Lobby US Congress On Music Modernisation Act
By Emmanuel Legrand, 20 April 2018

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Capitol Music Group Launches Music Innovation Center
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 20 April 2018

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A New Hollywood Soundstage Just Got The Green Light To Break Ground In Sun Valley
By Bob Strauss, 20 April 2018

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Engadget

Spotify Voice Control is Coming to UE's Alexa-Powered Speakers
By Mariella Moon, 20 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Why Can’t Artists Link to Their Websites on Spotify?, Lennon Cihak, 19 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

Vivendi Is Exploring Potential IPO Of Universal Music Group, 19 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Latest Industry: UMG’s IPO, A$CAP, Festival Plastic Ban, Spotify, SoundCloud, Apple Music, Amazon, More…
By Daniel Sanchez, 19 April 2018

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GRAMMYs on the Hill Honors Little Big Town, Calls for Change in How Artists are Compensated
By Luke Barr and Geneva Sands, 19 April 2018

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The Hill

Lawmakers Jam with Little Big Town at Grammys on the Hill
By Judy Kurtz, 19 April 2018

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Grammys On the Hill Event Celebrates Little Big Town, Impending Copyright Legislation
By Robert Levine, 19 April 2018

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Politico: Influence

Flying In, By Theodoric Meyer and Garrett Ross, 19 April 2018

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All Access Music Group

Four Members Of Congress, One Senator Join As Local Radio Freedom Act Co-Sponsors, 19 April 2018

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Radio and Television Business Report

More Congressional Support For LRFA, 19 April 2018

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Radio Ink

Five More Show Love For Radio, 19 April 2018

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The Tennessean

ASCAP Doled Out Record $1B in Music Royalties Last Year
By Nate Rau, 19 April 2018

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The Recording Academy

Little Big Town, Lawmakers Champion Music Modernization Act: 2018 GRAMMYs On The Hill Awards
By Marcus K. Dowling, 19 April 2018

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American Association of Independent Musicians

Music Modernization Act: A Breakdown, 19 April 2018

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The Office of Congressman Doug Collins

Collins Honored At Grammys On The Hill, 19 April 2018

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Music Industry Blog

Global Recorded Music Revenues Grew By $1.4 Billion in 2017

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Billboard

Vivendi Preparing for 'Potential' Universal Music Group Stock Listing
By Colin Stutz, 19 April 2018

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Billboard

ASCAP Revenue Tops $1.1 Billion in Year Marked By Key Licensing Deals
By Ed Christman , 19 April 2018

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Music Week

Global Recorded Music Revenue Up 8.5% in 2017
By Andre Paine, 19 April 2018

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ABC News

'Start Here' Podcast: The Game Plan
By Brad Mike and David Rind, 19 April 2018

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#DeleteFacebook Is Dead: Here's Why
Guest Post By David Deal, 19 April 2018, 19 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Amazon Prime Has Over 100 Million Subscribers, Many Taking Advantage Of Music Streaming
By Andy Malt, 19 April 2018

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Billboard

How Music Generated by Artificial Intelligence Is Reshaping -- Not Destroying -- The Industry
By Cherie Hu , 18 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Peermusic Allies With ICE
By Chris Cooke, 19 April 2018

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Digital Music News

I’m an Award-Winning Cellist and Composer. Want to See My Royalties?
Daniel Sanchez 18 April 2018

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Hypebot

Music Modernization Act Sails Through House Judiciary Committee
By Bobby Owsinski, 18 April 2018

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WTOP

Little Big Town Honored at Grammys on the Hill Annual Event at Hamilton Live
By Jason Fraley, 19 April 2018

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Billboard

Amazon Prime Hits 100M Subscribers
By Colin Stutz, 18 April 2018

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Hypebot

100M Pay For Amazon Prime, 10's Of Millions Stream Music
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 19 April 2018

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Billboard

Warner Classics Signs Deal With IDAGIO Classical Streaming Service
By Colin Stutz, 18 April 2018

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Digital Music News

YouTube CEO Addresses Demonetization, Ignores Frustrated Small Creators, Daniel Sanchez, 18 April 2018

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WJLA

Multi-Platinum Singer-Songwriter Lisa Loeb is in DC for Grammys on the Hill, 18 April 2018

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Forbes

How Copyright Laws Affect Artists' Legacy Planning
By Daniel Scott, 18 April 2018

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Spotify Confirms Hiring of Carl Chery, Apple Music's Former Head of Artist Curation
By Colin Stutz, 18 April 2018

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Billboard

Should Artists Get a Cut When Their Songs Land On Branded Playlists on Spotify?
By Jessica Meiselman

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Music Week

'It Is A Truly Dedicated Service For Streaming Classical Music': Warner Classics Partners With Idagio
By Andre Paine, 18 April 2018

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Hypebot

Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) To Report Q1 Results May 2
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 18 April 2018

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Facebook Adds Privacy Settings to Comply With European Rules
By Associated Press 18 April 2018

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9 To 5 Mac

After adding 2M subscribers in two months, analyst predicts Apple Music will grow 40% per year, 18 April 2018

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Variety

Congress Is Poised to Modernize Music Copyright
By Reps. Judy Chu (D-Calif.) and Doug Collins (R-Ga.), 18 April 2018

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The Wall Street Journal

Apple Faces the Music
By Dan Gallagher, 18 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

BBC Radio 1 Is Paying Songwriters 26% Less Per Minute Than It Was 5 Years Ago
By Tim Ingham, 18 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Guitar Center Faces Imminent Bankruptcy After 59 Years In Business
Paul Resnikoff, 17 April 2018

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Music 3.0

Capitol Records Launches Innovation Center
By Bobby Owsinski, 18 April 2018

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Billboard

B.B. King Blues Club in NYC Is Closing After 18 Years, Citing High Rent
By Billboard Staf, 18 April 2018

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Digital Music News

California’s Landmark Net Neutrality Bill Survives a Major Legislative Hurdle
Danny Sanchez, 17 April 2018

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The Verge

This May Be the New Free Spotify
By Dani Deahl, 17 April 2018

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Los Angeles Times

Coachella Racks Up a Record 41 Million-Plus Livestream Views on YouTube
By Randy Lewis, 17 April 2018

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musicFIRST Coalition

It’s Time to Honor All Music Creators from All Generations, 16 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

ICE Venture Rejigs To Become One Entity
By Chris Cooke , 17 April 2018

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Hypebot

Canadian Music Industry Confirms (Again) Enough Is Never Enough For Copyright Companies
Guest Post By Glyn Moody 17 April 2018

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Billboard

Why the Music Modernization Act Is Important for the Music Industry (Guest Column)
By Richard James Burgess, 16 April 2018

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Music Week

'We Are In a very Competitive Environment': SACEM CEO On Record Results And Digital Deals
By Andre Paine, 17 April 2018

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Hypebot

Hi-Rez Streamer Qobuz Names CEO, Plots Summer US Launch
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 17 April 2018

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Music Week

Deezer launches SongCatcher for Android
By Andre Paine, 17 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Mixcloud Raises New Funding
By Andy Malt , 17 April 2018

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Techcrunch

iHeartRadio Opens Up Its Playlists To All Users With Launch Of Playlist Radio, Sarah Perez, 16 April 2018

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Digital Music News

The European Music Managers Alliance Can Say ‘F—k You, Pay Me’ In 17 Different Languages, Marsha Silva, 17 April 2018

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Variety

Apple Music’s Hip-Hop Programming Head Carl Chery Exiting for Spotify
By Shirley Halperin, 16 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Latest Industry: Spotify’s Chery, Lamar’s Pulitzer, Lil Wayne, SoundCloud, Sony/ATV, Mixcloud, Conchita Wurst, Danny Sanchez, 17 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

Lil Wayne Recieves Backing From Artist Finance Firm Sound Royalties, Rhian Jones, 16 April 2018

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Billboard

Who's Who Among the Music Industry's Advocates on Capitol Hill
By Robert Levine, 16 April 2018

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Billboard

Recording Academy Celebrates 20 Years of Advocacy In Washington D.C.
By Robert Levine, 16 April 2018

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Roll Call

Coming Up: Grammys on the Hill
By Alex Gangitano,16 April 2018

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Broadway World

Little Big Town To Be Honored At Grammys On The Hill Awards 4/18, 16 April 2018

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Inside Radio

iHeartRadio Opens Up ‘Playlist Radio’ To Non-Subscribers, 16 April 2018

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The Verge

Spotify Will Reveal the Future of its Mobile App Next Week
By Dani Deahl ,16 April 2018

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Billboard

Soundtrack Your Brand, the Spotify for Background Music, Launches Wide as It Secures Direct Licensing Deals
By Marc Schneider, 16 April 2018

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Music Week

SoundCloud reveals £61m loss
By Andrew Paine, 16 April 2018

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Hypebot

Spotify-Backed 'Soundtrack Your Brand' Cuts Direct Deals
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 16 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Record industry’s MegaUpload Litigation Postponed Yet Again
By Chris Cooke , 16 April 2018

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Billboard

Australia's Recorded Music Market Posts Highest Annual Growth Since 1996,By Lars Brandle, 16 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Setlist: MMA, Spotify, BPI
By Andy Malt and Chris Cooke , 16 April 2018

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Music 3.0

Music Modernization Act Passed By The House Judiciary Committee
By Bobby Owsinski, 16 April 2018

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Hypebot

Mixcloud Lands $11.5M, Plots Global Expansion
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 16 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

PRS Confirms Over-Payment Email To Members Is Genuine
By Chris Cooke , 16 April 2018

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Billboard

New Jersey Gov. Proclaims 'Bon Jovi Day' for Rock Hall Inductees
By Associated Press , 16 April 2018

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Hypebot

Music Cities: State Of The Union, Guest Post By Shain Shapiro, 16 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Do We Still Need AM Radio? Absolutely! Though Not Absolutely
By Chris Cooke , 16 April 2018

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Bloomberg

Spotify-Backed Muzak Streamer Boosts Catalog to 26 Million Songs
By Kim McLaughlin, 16 April 2018

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Ad Age

Ad Tech Streams into Audio, 16 April 2018

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Omaha World-Herald

The Public Pulse: Price of Music Licensing
By Pat Kelly, 16 April 2018

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West Orlando News

The Most Significant Update To Copyright Law In A Generation Passes Committee, 14 April 2018

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Las Vegas Journal-Review

Technology is Giving Radio New Life, NAB Speakers Say
By Todd Prince, 14 April 2018

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Electronic Dance Music

Industry News Round-Up: Music Modernization Act, Spotify Obtains Loudr, & More
By Lennon Cihak, 14 April 2018

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CNET

Anybody Out There Still Listening to Music on AM or FM Radio?
By Steve Guttenberg, 14 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Fraud Detection Software Is Coming to the Music Industry — And It Will Change Everything
By Paul Resnikoff, 13 April 2018

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Bloomberg

Spotify Acquires Rights Company Loudr While Congress Weighs Pay Act
By Meghan Genovese, 12 April 2018

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Billboard

Spotify Buys Licensing Firm Loudr to Help Track and Pay Royalties to Publishers
By Marc Schneider, 12 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Spotify Is About to Receive a Giant Gift from Congress. Which Might Explain Their Latest Acquisition
By Paul Resnikoff, 12 April 2018

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Radio World

Consensus Music Licensing Bill in Play
By Randy J. Stine, 12 April 2018

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Hypebot

New Antitrust Chief (Positively) Complicates MMA Songwriter Calculus
By David C. Lowery, 13 April 2018

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Billboard

Ingrooves' New 'Trends Now' Tool Helps Labels Sort Through Streaming's Data Dump
By Ed Christman, 12 April 2018

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Digital Music News

What YouTube, Pandora, Spotify, Apple Music & Amazon Are Paying Artists In 2018
By Daniel Sanchez, 12 April 2018

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Billboard

More Music Tech Companies Mulling IPO After Spotify's Smooth Debut -- But Is It Really a Good Idea?
By Cherie Hu, 12 April 2018

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The Hollywood Reporter

MoviePass Bundles Subscription With iHeartRadio Streaming Service
By Etan Vessing, 13 April 2018

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EDM Tunes

Music Modernization Mega-Act Will Be Introduced To Congress
By Julian, 12 April 2018

Press Release

Spotify

Spotify Acquires Loudr, 12 April 2018

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Billboard

Death By a Thousand Papercuts: How Streaming Services Protect Themselves From Lawsuits by Burying the Copyright Office in Paperwork
By Robert Levine, 12 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

House Of Representatives Judiciary Committee Green Lights Music Modernization Act
By Chris Cooke , 12 April 2018

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Billboard

More Music Tech Companies Mulling IPO After Spotify's Smooth Debut -- But Is It Really a Good Idea?
By Cherie Hu , 11 April 2018

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Music Week

'Many Of The Current Conversations Are Lacking The Manager's Voice': Music Manager Bodies Unite To Launch EMMA
By James Hanley , 12 April 2018

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Hypebot

HD Vinyl To Hit Stores In 2019 After $4.8M Investment
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 12 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Oliver Schusser To lead Apple Music Globally
By Andy Malt, 12 April 2018

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Hypebot

Spotify Acquires Music Licensing Platform Loudr
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 12 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Spotify Expands Hulu Bundle, Planning Improvements On Free Level
By Chris Cooke, 12 April 2018

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Music Week

Spotify Acquires Licensing Service Loudr
By James Hanley , 12 April 2018

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Billboard

European Managers Alliance Established to Protect Artists' Rights Across Digital Services
By Richard Smirke , 11 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

European Artist Managers Form New Alliance
By Chris Cooke, 12 April 2018

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The Tennessean

Music Modernization Act Gets Bipartisan Boost, On Fast Track to Becoming Law
By Nate Rau, 11 April 2018

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National Public Radio

Sweeping New Legislation Highlights Just How Much Music And Tech Need Each Other
By Andrew Flanagan, 11 April 2018

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Politico

Morning Tech, Facing The Music Modernization Act, By Li Zhou, 12 April 2018

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Variety

Music Modernization Act Approved by House Judiciary Committee; Steven Tyler, Execs Weigh In, 11 April 2018

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Pollstar

Committee Passes Music Modernization Act, Would Close ‘Pre-1972 Loophole'
By Ryan Borba, 11 April 2018

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Law 360

Big Music Copyright Bill Heads To House Floor
By Bill Donahue, 11 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

Music Modernization Act Passed By US House Judiciary Committee, 11 April 2018

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Radio Ink

Judiciary Committee Passes Music Modernization Act, 11 April 2018

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IP Watchdog

The Music Modernization Act is Introduced Into U.S. House, Would Create Blanket Licenses for Streaming Music Services
By Steve Brachmann, 12 April 2018

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Radio and Television Business Report

‘Music Modernization Act’ Gets House OK, NAB Approval, 11 April 2018

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Vintage Vinyl News Music

Music Modernization Act Introduced; Closes Pre-1972 Royalties Loophole, 12 April 2018

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Broadway World

NMPA Praises House Judiciary Committee Unanimous Passage Of Music Modernization Act, 11 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Latest Industry: MMA, Apple Music Worldwide, GEMA, Live Nation, Amazon, TickPick, Royalty Flow
By Daniel Sanchez, 11 April 2018

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Bloomberg Government

Music Copyright Bill Sails Through House Panel
By Anandashankar Mazumdar, 11 April 2018

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The Washington Post

‘Yodeling Walmart Boy’ Thrusts 1949 Hank Williams Classic to Spotify’s Top Charts
By Samantha Schmidt, 11 April 2018

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Reuters

Apple Music Appoints New Head, Hits 48 Million Subscribers
By Stephen Nellis, 11 April 2018

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The New York Post

This Is When Apple May Pull the Plug on iTunes for Good
By James Cox, 12 April 2018

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Bloomberg

Apple’s Stumbling HomePod Isn’t the Hot Seller It Wanted
By Mark Gurman, 12 April 2018

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American Association of Independent Music

musicFIRST Applauds Introduction of Comprehensive Music Reform Legislation, 10 April 2018

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Recording Industry Association of America

New Music Modernization Act Unanimously Approved By House Committee, 11 April 2018

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The Recording Academy

House Judiciary Committee Approves Music Modernization Act, 11 April 2018

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Billboard

Car Wars: Spotify Faces Stiff Competition as Music Streaming's Battle to Conquer the Road Heats Up
By Cherie Hu, 11 April 2018

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Music Week

Spotify Bundled With Hulu In Subscription Offer
By Andre Paine, 11 April 2018

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Billboard

Spotify Planning Revamp of Mobile Free Service: Report
By Marc Schneider, 11 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

All-New Music Modernization Act Glues Together American Music Proposals
By Chris Cooke, 11 April 2018

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Music Week

'A Great Step Forward': US Trade Bodies Back Music Modernization Act
By Andre Paine, 11 April 2018

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Billboard

Music Modernization Act Introduced in Congress With Bipartisan Support
By Robert Levine, 10 April 2018

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Hypebot

Facebook Is Least Trusted Tech Company By 1100%
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 11 April 2018

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Music Week

Post-Spotify, Could Deezer's IPO Be Back On?
by Mark Sutherland, 11 April 2018

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Telegraph

Streaming Boom Is Sweet Music For The Record Industry As Revenues Rise By 10.6pc
By Christopher Williams, 11 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

UK Record Industry Saw 10.6% Growth Last Year, Woo!
By Chris Cooke , 11 April 2018

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Hypebot

Copyright Infringement Lawsuits Empower 'Troll' Rightscorp, Says Mike Masnik, To End Users."
By Mike Masnick, 11 April 2018

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Billboard

FCC Chairman Recommits to 'Modernizing' Media Rules
By Carolyn Giardina, 11 April 2018

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SoundExchange

House Introduces Comprehensive Music Licensing Reform Legislation, 10 April 2018

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Music 3.0

Under The Radar Amazon Music Adding Millions Of Subscribers
by Bobby Owsinski, 11 April 2018

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Billboard

Digital Agency WMA Opens Office in Australia
By Lars Brandle, 10 April 2018

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Digital Music News

A Supersized Music Modernization ‘Mega-Act’ Is Being Introduced Into Congress
By Daniel Sanchez, 10 April 2018

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Billboard

Mark Zuckerberg Battles Ted Cruz Over Bias, Agrees Facebook May Have to Be Regulated
By Paul Bond, 11 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Latest Industry: Ikea, Google, YouTube, Hackers, Congress, Live Nation, Deezer
By Daniel Sanchez, 10 April 2018

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ABC News

The Music Modernization Act Introduced in the House Could Change How Artists are Paid for Streaming Services,
By Luke Barr, 10 April 2018

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Bloomberg

Congress Attempts to Overhaul How Tech Companies Pay Songwriters
By Lucas Shaw, 10 April 2018

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All Access Music Group

Both Sides Laud The Goodlatte/Nadler Music Modernization Act, 10 April 2018

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The Hollywood Reporter

Music Publishers Win Major Copyright Fight Over Streaming of Legendary Rock Concerts
By Eriq Gardner, 10 April 2018

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Radio Ink

House Introduces Music Modernization Act, 10 April 2018

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Pollstar

Lawmakers Introduce Music Modernization Act, Would Close ‘Pre-1972 Loophole'
By Ryan Borba, 11 April 2018

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The Fader

New Legislation Will Rework How Songwriters and Producers are Paid
By Lily Puckett, 10 April 2018

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The Standard Republic

The Music Modernization Act Launched to the Dwelling, 10 April 2018

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Bloomberg

Spotify Is Planning a New Version of Its Free Music Service
By Lucas Shaw, 10 April 2018

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The Verge

Now You Can Get Spotify and Hulu Together for Just $12.99 Each Month
By Chris Welch, 11 April 2018

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Forbes

Facebook's Smart Speaker: Is This It?
By Paul Lamkin, 11 April 2018

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musicFIRST Coalition

musicFIRST Applauds Introduction of Comprehensive Music Reform Legislation, 10 April 2018

Press Release

The Recording Academy

Music Modernization Act Delivers Recording Academy™'s Vision For Unity, 10 April 2018

Opinion

The Hill

Congress Must Update Music Licensing for the Modern Era
By Sasha Moss and Meredith Rose, 10 April 2018

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The Verge

Vevo’s YouTube Account Hack Hits Popular Music Videos, Causes Biggest Video Ever To Disappear
By Tom Warren 10 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

Can Apple Music And Amazon Catch Spotify's Subscriber Base By The End Of 2018?, 10 April 2018

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Billboard

German Rights Body GEMA Tops a Billion in Revenue for Second Year
By Wolfgang Spahr, 10 April 2018

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Music Week

Ringo Starr Signs Worldwide Publishing Deal With BMG
By James Hanley, 10 April 2018

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Billboard

Florida Georgia Line Is First Country Act to Top Radio Songs Chart Since Lady Antebellum in 2010
By Jim Asker, 10 April 2018

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Billboard

'I'm Sorry': Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Faces Congressional Inquisition on Privacy Scandal
By Associated Press, 10 April 2018

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Hypebot

Vevo, YouTube Hacked, Top Music Videos Affected
Posted By Bruce Houghton, 10 April 2018

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Music Week

IMPALA Joins Dozens Of Creative Organisations In EU Funding Call
By Andre Paine, 10 April 2018

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Billboard

Music Modernization Act Expected to Be Introduced in Congress Tuesday
By Robert Levine, 9 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

One Liners: BMG, Coalition Agency, Eric Whitacre, More
By Andy Malt, 9 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Would You Pay $15-a-Month for Spotify in Your Car?, Daniel Sanchez, 9 April 2018

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Billboard

Royalty Flow's Plans to Go Public Spoiled by Reg A+ Failures, Says CEO
By Ed Christman, 9 April 2018

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Hypebot

Every Minute On The Internet... The Futility Of Trying To Be Everywhere
Posted By Bruce Houghton, 9 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Latest Industry: BMG, The Commodores, Radionomy, Spotify, MelodyVR, Live Nation, Daniel Sanchez, Daniel Sanchez, 9 April 2018

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Variety

Music Modernization Act to Be Introduced Tuesday
By Paula Parisi, 9 April 2018

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Inside Radio

Smart Speaker User Experience: New Ways To Interact With Content, 9 April 2018

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The Wall Street Journal

Eminem Won’t Be a Public Company After Shortcut IPO Plans Collapse
By Ben Eisen, 9 April 2018

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Tech Node

Tencent to Launch its Own Smart Speaker, Enabling WeChat by Voice Command
By Frank Hersey, 10 April 2018

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Public Knowledge

Blog: A Payday Built on Bad Policy
By Meredith Filak Rose, 9 April 2018

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Music Week

Qobuz contemplates float after successful Spotify IPO, By Mark Sutherland
by Mark Sutherland, 9 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

Will Spotify Launch Its First Hardware Product This Month?
By Rhian Jones, 9 April 2018

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Music Business Worldwide

After Spotify's NYSE Debut, Another Music Streaming Service Mulls Stock Exchange Flotaton, 9 April 2018

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Billboard

YouTube Will Exclusively Stream Coachella 2018
By Gil Kaufman, 9 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Most Net Firms Back Web-Blocking In Canada, Though There Are Some Detractors
By Chris Cooke, 9 April 2018

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Billboard

Apple Co-Founder Protests Facebook By Shutting Down Account
By Associated Press, 9 April 2018

Opinion

The Hill

Comprehensive Legislation on Verge of Bringing Music Copyright Laws into the 21st Century,
By Chris Israel, executive director of musicFIRST Coalition, 9 April 2018

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Forbes

In Music's New Era, Streaming Rules, But Human Factors Endure
By Bill Rosenblatt, 8 April 2018

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Music 3.0

Spotify’s Market Cap Shows Just How Powerful Apple Really Is
By Bobby Owsinski 9 April 2018

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Complete Music Update

Disney developing High Fidelity TV series
By Andy Malt, 9 April 2018

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Hypebot

Ice Cube, Jeff Kwatinetz File $1.2B Lawsuit Against Big3 3v3 Basketball Investors
Posted by Bruce Houghton, 9 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Turns out Stephen Hawking Had a Refined Taste In Music, Marsha Silva, 8 April 2018

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Billboard

John Williams to Receive Namesake Honor at BMI's Annual Film, TV & Visual Media Awards
By Melinda Newman, 9 April 2018

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Digital Music News

Apple Is Shutting Down iTunes Music Downloads on March 31st, 2019, Sources Say
By Paul Resnikoff, 6 April 2018

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Investopedia

Amazon Music Subscriptions Doubled in Six Months
By Donna Fuscaldo, 5 April 2018

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Wired

Spotify And The Triumph Of The Subscription Model
By Erin Griffith, 3 April 2018

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Forbes

Spotify's Market Cap Shows Just How Powerful Apple Really Is
By Bobby Owsinski, 8 April 2018

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The Verge

Spotify’s First Hardware Device Might Be This Music Player for Your Car
By Chris Welch, 6 April 2018

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The Trichordist

New Antitrust Chief’s Comments (Positively) Complicate Songwriter Calculus on MMA
By David C. Lowery, 8 April 2018

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