Music Industry Misc.

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What is The International Standard Music Number (ISMN)?

This is important to know if you music has been printed to sheet music!
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What is the Quebec Collective Society for the Rights of Makers of Sound and Video Recordings (SOPROQ)?

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What is the Music Publisher's Association (UK)?

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What is the Audio Home Recording Act?

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What is the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers & Authors (BASCA)?

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What Are First Recording Rights?

Do you know that as a songwriter you get to decide who records your music for the first time?
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What Are Master Recordings?

Think of it as the audio file.
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What is Cross Collateralization?

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What is a Distributable Event (DE)?

This applies to Australia and New Zealand.
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What is the Music Modernization Act (MMA), and what does it mean for me?

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What are "Grand Rights"?

This relates to dramatic works.
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What is the Criteria to Have a Song Certified "Gold" or "Platinum" in the US?

The RIAA issues these certifications, so how do you get one?
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What is an International Standard Name Identifier (ISNI)?

Is it different than an IPI#?
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What is the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA)?

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What is an Aggregator?

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What is the Canadian Private Copying Collective (CPCC)?

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What are the Exclusive Rights Entailed to a Sound Recording Owner?

As a Sound Recording Owner has 4 distinct, exclusive rights
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What Does it Mean to be an "Arranger"?

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What is "Bootlegging"?

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What Are Master-Generated Royalties?

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What's the difference between Songtrust and Audiam?

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