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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.

Sam

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
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Stephen C Leggett" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2007 2:16 PM
> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Terrestrial Radio and Performer Royalties: NAB vs RIAA
>
>
> http://opinion.latimes.com/bitplayer/2007/07/should-local-ra.html
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> http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&ned=us&ie=UTF-8&ncl=1118718392
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> http://www.smartbrief.com/subscriber/view_story.jsp?campaign=NAB%20Headlines&copyid=A02F652B-0084-4D29-8AEE-1A2191195858&issueid=B3455AAF-47F8-48AD-9924-C9CB1CD6CE45&style=
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> http://www.nab.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=News_Room&CONTENTID=9948&TEMPLATE=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm
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> http://judiciary.house.gov/oversight.aspx?ID=363
>