Following The Pied Piper
- AM REVITALIZATION. Palmquist, Andrew // Radio World;10/26/2016, Vol. 40 Issue 27, p29
The article argues against the AM Radio Preservation Alliance interfering with Class A stations.
- The global treaty behind your mobile communications. // Telecom Standards;Oct2016, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p14
The article reports on the release of the 2016 International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Radio Regulations on October 1, 2016.
- IRFA Unfair to Musicians, AFM Takes Action. Ponder, Hal // International Musician;Nov2012, Vol. 110 Issue 11, p4
The article discusses the concerns of musicians regarding implementation of the U.S. Internet Radio Fairness Act (IRFA) in the country and informs that American Federation of Musicians has alleged that IRFA is not fair for the content makers of internet radio.
- The Settling of a 'New' Media Technology: Narrative Mimesis and the Early Radio. Walejko, Gina // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2008, p1
Radio history credits the Radio Act of 1912's focus on naval uses to the sinking of the Titanic. However, congressional hearings took place before. If the sinking of the Titanic cannot explain the Radio Act's preference towards ocean-faring and commercial interests, how do we account for it? I...
- Online Royalty Deal Awaits Approval. Holland, Bill // Billboard;4/19/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p7
Reports that the United States Copyright Office is expected to approve a deal worked out between royalty-collection body SoundExchange, Webcast trade group the Digital Media Association and artists' unions on royalty rates and terms for commercial Webcasters and Internet radio. Length of the...
- Web radio bill offers hope. Gibbs, Colin // RCR Wireless News;10/6/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p1
The article reports that streaming-music service providers were hopeful because the U.S. Congress has approved the Webcaster Settlement Act that will permit them to renegotiate royalty rates. The said legislation, which allows the Internet broadcasters to negotiate with SoundExchange Inc., was...
- Will Internet Radio Raise Or Shrink Royalties? PEOPLES, GLENN // Billboard;10/13/2012, Vol. 124 Issue 36, p14
The author discusses opposing U.S. bills that present regulations regarding Internet radio royalties, describing how the bills could either lower or increase the music royalties paid by Internet radio services and satellite and cable services. Topics include the Internet radio service Pandora,...
- ENTANGLED IN THE WEB. Bruno, Antony // Billboard;2/28/2009, Vol. 121 Issue 8, p5
The article looks at the legal issues surrounding royalty rates applied to Internet radio. Although the U.S. Webcaster Settlement Act's set deadline for agreement, February 15, 2009, has passed many are lobbying Congress to extend the deadline to allow for agreements to be resolved. Discussions...
- Pump it up for Web radio. Rapoza, Jim // eWeek;9/10/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 28, p57
The author comments on the controversy on the raging Web radio in the U.S. He asserts that Web radio allows unsigned musicians to easily promote their music to wide audiences. He claims that to listeners it is good but for Recording Industry Association of America Inc., it is very bad and must...
- Congress To Face The Music. PEOPLES, GLENN // Billboard;2/2/2013, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p13
The article discusses various issues related to the music industry that will be addressed by the U.S. Congress in 2013, including the royalties paid to musicians by Internet radio stations, the main focus of the Internet Radio Fairness Act (IRFA), and copyright laws regarding music licensing.