BTB Podcast! Episode 118: Songwriters got a raise!; Tommy Darker interview; Should Neil Portnow resign?February 11, 2018 / No Comments / Tags: mechanical royalties, music modernization act, neil portnow, tommy darker, whiise
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This week, Ryan is back from China and spends his first episode back breaking down the recent Copyright Royalty Board ruling increasing songwriter royalties on streaming platforms. This is a win for you, the songwriter. But is it a big win? Ryan also sits down with Whiise founder and friend-of-the-show Tommy Darker to talk about his platform and get some tips on growing and monetizing your audience. Find out more about Tommy’s music entrepreneurship platform Whiise by visiting www.whise.com and www.whise.me. Ryan closes the show by talking about the Grammys and Academy President Neil Portnow’s “step up” comments regarding women in music.
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