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Scottish Songwriter/Producer/Musician Brings His Magic to Nashville

SESAC Signs REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin

SESAC’s Josh Hoge Feted At No.1 Party for “Think Of You”

SESAC Affiliates Sweep Dove Awards Nominations

SESAC's Kelli Turner & Dennis Lord Named in Billboard’s Nashville Power Players


2017 ASCAP EXPO Pre-Sale: September 13th and 14th

12th ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO Slated for April 13 to 15, 2017 in Los Angeles

The Gibson Foundation Provides a Grant to The ASCAP Foundation to Support Our Summer Guitar Project at the Fresh Air Fund Camps

2017 ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO Slated for April 13 - 15 at Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles


News: Rising Through the Ranks Celebrates its 9th Year With a Performance by Cam

Events: MTV VMAs: New York

Events: BMI Summer Nights: Pasadena, CA

News: Award-Winning BMI Composer Jeff Beal Talks About His Emmy-Nominated Music for Jesse Stone

News: BMI Celebrates Country Star Dustin Lynch and The Writers of ‘Mind Reader’

Digital Music News

Breaking: VMA Ratings Plunge 34%…

Dead Kennedys Founder: “Internet Is a Plantation Share Cropper System”

Surprisingly Fun Facts About Streaming Music Playlists…

Tech Investor Says Songwriters Are Being Deceived. A Publishing Executive Responds…

What Does the Department of Justice’s August Ruling Really Mean?

Billboard Biz

Bebe Rexha Talks First-Ever VMAs and Her Aaliyah-Inspired Style: Exclusive

Music Stars Remember Gene Wilder on Social Media

Karmin Remembers Gene Wilder & His 'Timeless Characters' With 'Pure Imagination' Cover

Cardenas Marketing Network President & CEO: 'Everything Juan Gabriel Did, He Did From His Heart'

Pharrell Williams & Family Announce Product Line With Dean & DeLuca Grocery Stores

US Copyright Office

U.S. Copyright Office, NewsNet Issue 632

U.S. Copyright Office, NewsNet Issue 631

U.S. Copyright Office, NewsNet Issue 630

U.S. Copyright Office, NewsNet Issue 629

U.S. Copyright Office, NewsNet Issue 628


August 4, 2016

August News
  • View Webcasts of Panels – One of the many benefits of membership is our archive of past panels. If you missed the LA July panel on Trailer Music, members can view it, and all archived panels from all 3 chapters here. Select 'HD' for the best viewing quality!  All are welcome to view a sampling of video clips here
  • AIMP - issues a statement regarding the DoJ decision.  
  • NMPA CEO David Israelite -  "The DoJ decision is a disastrous blow to songwriters."  Read the full press release here.  
  • ASCAP & BMI - Announce plans for a bilateral fight against the Dept. of Justice decision.  Read more here
  • SESAC Holdings & SUISA - Launch Mint Digital Licensing.  Read more here
  • US Music Publishers - Are at odds with Sony Music over rates proceedings.  Read more here.   
  • WIPO - Sylvie Forbin is named Deputy Director General for the Copyright and Creative Industries Sector. Read more here.  
  • The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - Announced its new board of governors for 2016-17, which includes director Steven Spielberg and composer Laura Karpman.  Read the full list here.  
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