Flood of Inspiration: Creativity springs from difficult circumstances
Sometimes inspiration comes from the most difficult seasons in our lives.
Inspiration VS Deadlines: Two Paths to a Song
Do you write better from inspiration or with a deadline?
The Digital Royalty Fight
How Thom Yorke And Nigel Godrich Pulled Their Solo Recordings From Spotify.
Fair Trade Music embraced at the World Creators Summit
Songwriters Association of Canada (S.A.C.) President Eddie Schwartz travelled to Washington DC earlier this month to participate in the World Creator's Summit. S.A.C. Members can be proud to be part of an organization that has played a pivotal role in bringing together an international network that has brought forth the Fair Trade Music initiative.
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Monetizing Music File-Sharing: Reconciling Consumer Behaviour with a Willingness to Pay
This article does not present an in-depth discussion of the legal merits of either the S.A.C. Model or of collective licensing generally; rather, it aims to merely introduce the nuts-and-bolts of the proposal and stimulate conversation on this issue.
Canadian finds success in the European Country Music Market
Larry Vannatta has been writing songs for over 25 years. He began his first band in the 90s, “Straight, Clean and Simple.” Around the same time, his music was introduced into the European Country Music Market, which proved to be successful, as he was kept busy touring.