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SoundExchange

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SoundExchange relies on DMCA to shutter Webcaster

SWCast was five years late paying royalties, so by waving the DMCA before its ISP, SoundExchange was successful in taking the Webcaster offline.

By April 25, 2011

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Artists: Label your songs, or you won't get paid

Executive director of SoundExchange, which handles royalty payments for streaming music online, explains what artists and copyright owners need to do to get paid.

By February 26, 2010

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Pandora's success means more bucks for artists

SoundExchange nonprofit collected $51 million in quarterly royalty payments from Webcasters, satellite radio, and cable music services. Why doesn't over-the-air radio pay?

By April 9, 2010

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No doomsday for Net radio...yet

SoundExchange has agreed to postpone a rate increase on Net radio stations and conduct talks. But the legal situation remains murky.

By July 13, 2007

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Net radio bill blasted by royalty collectors

SoundExchange, the non-profit entity that collects royalty payments on behalf of musicians, opposes a new congressional effort to overturn fee increases.

By April 27, 2007

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Music labels sue SiriusXM over unpaid royalties on oldies

The lawsuit accuses the satellite radio company of not paying royalties for music it plays that was recorded before 1972 when federal protections kicked in.

By September 11, 2013

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Internet radio gets a second wind

The Digital Media Association and SoundExchange, collectors of royalty fees for record labels, have reached an agreement that will save internet radio for the time being.

By August 24, 2007

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Maroon 5, Missy Elliot among artists opposing Pandora subsidy

The 125 artists who signed the letter, including 40 Grammy winners, say they're "big fans" of Pandora but don't want it to cut their royalty payments.

By November 14, 2012

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Digital radio royalties top $1 billion

The milestone reflects the industry expansion and growing popularity of Internet radio and other digital music services.

By June 18, 2012

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Net radio repreive

Under pressure from fans of Internet radio, royalty-collection group SoundExchange will not raise royalty rates until the end of 2008, but the threat could still staunch the growth of Net radio.

By July 3, 2007