New Internet radio royalty rate reached

The long standing battle between the RIAA and SoundExchange, and Internet radio webcasters is finally over after a long two-year battle. The parties reached an agreement today on a royalty rate to 2015 (2014 for small webcasters) and retroactive back to 2006 – which includes a discount of rates for large webcasters and percentage-based payment options for small webcasters set […]

Day of Silence

On June 26th, U.S. Internet streamers and webcasters will shut down their services for a day to protest the rise in internet royalty rates webcasters would have to pay to keep the music flowing. As you probably know by now, the Copyright Royalty Board has approved the major rate increase, which would put the majority of webcasters out of business […]