Getting the proper visas to tour in the US has always been tough for
The MMF-US, in association with Aura, BMI, the Recording Academy, SoundExchange, IMMF and CMJ celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a special reception honoring Barry Bergman, Founder and President of the MMF-US, an outspoken supporter of artists rights and public service.
In The City of New York,
For Immediate Release
Negotiations Form Independent Organization for Digital Royalty Collection
Sean Agnew / Blue Metallic Entertainment Group
BMG is eliminating standard deductions on royalty payments to artists in an apparent response to artists' unrest over what they see as antiquated business practices.
American Federation of Musicians
The terms of the current Board of Directors were due to expire on December 31, 2001, but nominations are being held open until January 31, 2002 due to recent interest from certain MMF members in running for the Board.