"Music Modernization Act" Emergency Episode

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Aug 1, 201831m
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"Music Modernization Act" Emergency Episode
Aug 1 '1831m
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The "Music Modernization Act", which has enormous consequences for how songwriters and copyright holders will be compensated for streaming music, passed the US House of Reps unanimously but is now hamstrung in the Senate due to an eleventh hour change by SESAC.  Both sides of the argument are presented on this episode, and then our resident expert Brendan Anthony from the Texas Music Office calls in to help explain the situation as it stands now.

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