Episode #113 : Unpacking The Music Modernization Act

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What is the Music Modernization Act and how could it impact songwriters? On this episode we hear from people who have worked on this new bill and those whose livelihoods will be affected if it passes. David Israelite, President and CEO of the NMPA explains who the key players are and clears up some common misunderstandings surrounding the MMA. We also hear from RIAA President Mitch Glazier about the timeline of the act, and Blake Morgan (#IRespectMusic) shares pros and cons from an artists’ perspective.

GUESTS:

David Israelite (NMPA)
Mitch Glazier (RIAA)
Blake Morgan (Musician)
MUSIC:

Decemberists “16 Military Wives”
Elliott Smith “Pretty (Ugly Before)”
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