Wow. So what rights do mastering (and--ahem--transfer) engineers get with
On Wed, Jun 1, 2016 at 2:19 PM, Paul Stamler <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> On 6/1/2016 3:56 PM, Leggett, Stephen C wrote:
>> CBS Beats Lawsuit Over Pre-1972 Songs With Bold Copyright Argument
>> "A judge determines that remastered versions of old songs get copyright -
>> and owners of the originals can't stop the public performance of them."
> A look at the story suggests that this decision provides a permanent
> employment opportunity for attorneys. And it looks like future remastering
> engineers will be adding reverb and other effects to older recordings as a
> matter of course, to make them copyrightable. Not, perhaps the best news
> for those of us who prefer our reissues unmessed-with.
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