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Legends

This week we talked about legends in class. However you don’t want to get too big too fast. Here watch Dave Grohl original drummer with Nirvana and frontman of the...
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http://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/prs-is-working-with-google-to-build-a-shazam-for-public-licensing/

On the one hand, that will be music to the ears of songwriters and publishers. Such a device, if cost-effective, could enact a small revolution in terms of public performance collection.

On the other hand, songwriters and publishers are typically not known for their love of the word Google (although, again, in this case it’s the well-liked Google Play Music brand that’s involved, rather than a direct project with its parent – the big search leviathan).

http://www.forbes.com/sites/georgehoward/2016/01/28/prs-for-music-ceo-robert-ashcroft-discusses-challenges-and-innovations-in-music-collection/#48dd1adc63fc

 

Enrichment

Location Notting Hill Arts Club is where Lucien Freud used to hold court at the bar, Amy Winehouse and Mark Ronson’s relationship grew, where the Libertines formed and George Ezra performed...
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