Freyermuth, Cecily Deane
September 2005
Remix;Sep2005, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p68
Trade Publication
Addresses questions and gives advice on how to get royalties for independent musicians in digital music services. Impact of the increased use of online distribution of content on the music recording industry; Ways in which independent artists could get royalties; Process of getting one's music on digital music services.


Related Articles

  • Los artistas colombianos y las plataformas de música digitales: algunas dificultades. PUERTA, MARCELA PALACIO // Revista de Derecho Privado;jul-dec2017, Issue 33, p111 

    The Internet provides new business opportunities for the music industry, especially for both independent artists and record companies. The reason of the latter is the great proliferation and growth of digital music platforms. However, contrary to statistics, artists have not been able to benefit...

  • Make music, make money. Stevens, Suzanne // Oregon Business Magazine;Dec2000, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p54 

    Argues that Napster and other free digital music trading services are shortchanging independent musicians who depend on royalties for a living. Independent artists' lack of the influence and financial power to fight for their intellectual property rights; Proposal of a subscription-based model...

  • Willard Ahdritz. Christman, Ed // Billboard;7/5/2008, Vol. 120 Issue 27, p25 

    An interview with Kobalt Music founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Willard Ahdritz is presented. Ahdritz describes how is he and his company are unique from competitors. Ahdritz provides his assessment of the future of the digital music industry. Ahdritz also assesses the Royalty...

  • THE NEW SKU REVIEW. Garrity, Brian // Billboard;6/17/2006, Vol. 118 Issue 24, p26 

    The article reports on the trends in the retail music sector in the U.S. as of June 2006. Music companies see an unlimited window of revenue opportunity from retail stock keeping units. According to executives from music label companies, digital technology allows record companies to grow revenue...

  • Canadian Online Pact Is Close. LeBlanc, Larry // Billboard;8/30/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 35, p47 

    Deals with the effort to resolve publishing issues that have held back the development of a commercial online music business in Canada. Role of the Canadian Recording Industry Association in brokering an Online Licensing Agreement; Issue over the development of a compatible royalty structure;...

  • U.K. right society updates monitoring methodology. Clark-Meads, Jeff // Billboard;09/05/98, Vol. 110 Issue 36, p10 

    Reports that the United Kingdom Performing Right Society (PRS) is working to clean up the area of performance right royalties. A new method that will produce a more scientific monitoring of public performances; Authors and publishers to receive income that better reflects the popularity of...

  • Brits Want Performance Royalties. LeGrand, Emmanuel; Holland, Bill // Billboard;3/5/2005, Vol. 117 Issue 10, p1 

    Reports that the British music sector are urging the U.S. to ensure a fair deal of performance royalties for music creators and performers. List of organizations included in the British music community; Claims of the British music community against the U.S.; Information on the Fairness in Music...

  • Taylor's Takedown. Kurzius, Alexa C. // Scholastic DynaMath;Nov2015, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p14 

    The article reports on efforts of music performer Taylor Swifts in helping musicians get fair share for the digital format of their work. Topics discussed include music streaming service Apple Music to pay royalties to musicians after Swift's effort, plan of Swift and Irish music group U2 to...

  • Canada Court: ISPs Do Not Owe Royalties. Leblanc, Larry // Billboard;7/10/2004, Vol. 116 Issue 28, p8 

    Reports on the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada that Internet service providers (ISP) may not have to pay royalties to the music industries for files downloaded by their customers. Reason of the court for not imposing legal liabilities on ISP; Situation wherein ISP could also become...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics