“All the world’s a stage,” wrote Shakespeare in As You Like It, and he said as much in other plays. The public performance of creative works, including the work of songwriters,...
After the music industry was shocked in the early 2000s by the growth of piracy and file sharing, many investors were skeptical about the future of music publishing assets, worried that the...
Copyright in Public Places1
Song Catalog Finances2
The Power of False Pretense3
Nearly two months ago, and after a ten-year hiatus, Brazil witnessed the return of the Rock In Rio Festival. The event, considered the biggest of its kind in the world, has developed its own international profile, with Madrid and Lisbon editions in Europe. Roberto Medina, one of the most...Read More
by Kaylee Hyman
Auto-Tune is the reason why some pop stars sound amazing on a record but terrible in real life. It corrects pitch in a vocal performance and disguises off-key inaccuracies and mistakes. As well, it makes artists like T-Pain, Ke$ha, and The Black Eyed Peas sound special. The use of technology to...Read More