Canada’s RIAA, Music Canada, has asked the Canadian government for a free $160 million handout. Says it’s how to fairly compensate artists for their work.
The Big four record labels is becoming the big three record labels. The deal likely won’t dampen fears of a lack of competition.
The 2017 “notorious markets” is accusing piracy as being a driving force for the spread of malware. It also lists several sites.
It’s a position that may come as a surprise to long time observers. Major record labels and movie studios not expressing interest in extending the terms of copyright.
We are examining what copyright lobbying groups are demanding in the NAFTA renegotiation’s. Today, we are looking at the RIAA’s demands.
For years, YouTube has been a major portal for new talent to share their creations with the world. While more artists and more genre’s of music are finally able to break out into a wider audience, the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America), along with other major corporations, are petitioning the US government to choke […]
this is part 19 of the re-publication of my meta-analysis on what filesharing studies really say.
Part 3 of the republication of my meta-analysis.
We’ve reviewed a lot of music this year. Some music was great. Other music makes us think of nails on chalkboard. This celebrates the latter as we reveal the lowest scoring tracks we’ve talked about this year.
Universal Music is trying to convince anti-trust regulators that buying EMI does not create anti-competitive concerns. Critics argue that having 41% control of the music market (ala ‘super-label’) is cause for concern for competitiveness in the market. It is all part of a debate being held before US law-makers.