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Two Canadian music education funds split $600K NAMM grant – Samaritan Mag
Amazon and Pandora challenge music’s value in the Internet age: Streaming has been stuck at $10 a month or nothing, but that model may soon be challenged by two giants of online media -- NYT
You don’t win in court: YouTube is a transitional product – The Lefsetz Letter
Music platform raises $2.5M for Blockchain-based music rights technology. The drastic efficiency and real-time updating of Blockchain allows Revelator to track the use of digital goods and distribute royalties to their owners when they’re due – Coin Telegraph
Max Martin, Abba’s Björn Ulvaeus form ‘Music Rights awareness’ org: The international debate over creators' rights will soon have a new player, run by songwriters who understand it from the inside – Robert Levine, Billboard
Report: Authorities concealed stockpiles of child porn at Michael Jackson's residence -- Digital Music News