The header summarizes it pretty well. To date, recordings are exempt
from performing rights. I.e., composers get money for radio play,
record companies do not, for analog b'casts. There' s a big push to
change that, including congressional hearings today.
On 7/31/07, Steven Smolian <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Please give some explanation when listing each link. I have no idea why
> this has appeared on the ARSC site.
> Steve Smolian
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> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Terrestrial Radio and Performer Royalties: NAB vs RIAA