Indie Songwriters Feeling Left Out as the 'Music Modernization Act' Moves to the Senate

Indie Songwriters Feeling Left Out as the 'Music Modernization Act' Moves to the Senate

The ‘Music Modernization Act’ is being heralded as groundbreaking legislation for music and tech.  But indie songwriters and publishers feel like they’re getting the shaft. Most music industry bills face brutal deaths, outmatched by stronger, smarter opponents.  The RIAA has been flopping on the Hill for decades, despite seven-figure salaries and pricey DC fices. Somehow, opponents like Google and broadcast […]

Comcast Substantially Increases 2018 Rates, Says Customers 'Getting More for Their Money'

Comcast Substantially Increases 2018 Rates, Says Customers 'Getting More for Their Money'

Comcast and Xfinity customers face monthly increases more than $10 a month, depending on the package.  The company says customers are getting a better deal. As promised, Comcast has now substantially increased rates across a number its internet and cable TV packages.  The increases are part a broader number rate increases from a number major US-based broadband and paid TV […]

Meek Mill to Spend Christmas In Jail After Judge Calls Him a 'Flight Risk'

Meek Mill to Spend Christmas In Jail After Judge Calls Him a 'Flight Risk'

Meek Mill will spend Christmas behind bars after being denied bail by a Philadelphia judge.  The rapper has been judged a serious ‘flight risk’ given multiple parole violations. The following is a developing story.  Please check back for ongoing updates.  Meek Mill has been denied bail by a tough Philadelphia court judge this morning.  The development means that the rapper […]