Inspiration v. Infringement – Blurring the Lines

Inspiration v. Infringement – Blurring the Lines
Michelle Wahl warns that musicians and other music industry personnel must tread lightly when acknowledging inspiration and influence, find out why right here. Read More

Hurry Up & Wait….Is the Music Modernization Act in Trouble?

Hurry Up & Wait….Is the Music Modernization Act in Trouble?
With a 415-0 vote of approval in the House of Representatives, many anticipated the Music Modernization Act (“MMA”) would achieve a similar, swift vote in the Senate and finally, we would see an update to archaic laws to reflect how artists and songwriters should get paid today. To nearly everyone’s surprise, however, it came to fruition that the opposition to... Read More

Seemingly Simple Ways to Make Money on Your Musical Works

Seemingly Simple Ways to Make Money on Your Musical Works
Photo by Lukas from Pexels The DIY era has its pros and cons. Musicians are able to take initiative, protect their works using seemingly simple/user-friendly instructions to do so, generate royalties from various streams, and do so while keeping more money in their own pockets. The downside, however, is that there is a plethora of music platforms available and unfortunately,... Read More