Latest Recording Industry Association of America Stories

2009-01-20 12:45:00

As record sales continue to slump, music industry executives are being forced to make alliances with digital file-sharing services.

2009-01-13 10:56:00

Digital Deal Expands Long-term Partnership NEW YORK, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Entertainment and Wind-up Records have expanded their exclusive distribution agreement to include digital rights, it was announced today by Thomas Hesse, President, Global Digital Business, U.S.

2008-12-21 13:40:00

All across America, teenagers are discussing and praising the complexity of Aerosmith’s “Train Kept a Rolling” - They are mentioning how difficult The Rolling Stone’s “Gimme Shelter” is to play on the guitar.

2008-12-19 17:01:00

Proceeds From the Event to Benefit the Growing Number of Hungry Americans CHICAGO, Dec.

2008-12-19 14:11:36

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has decided to stop suing individuals who download music and instead attempt a new strategy through partnership with Internet service providers.

2008-12-11 12:59:30

On Wednesday, Sony BMG was sued by the US government after being accused of violating federal rules aimed at protecting the online privacy of children.

2008-11-17 08:00:00

A Harvard Law School Professor has started a constitutional assault against a federal copyright law at center stage of the music industry's courtroom campaign against people who share songs online.

2008-11-04 00:00:10

SYDNEY, Australia, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shooting Star Picture Company and Universal Music Australia are pleased to announce the migration of all Universal Music digital servicing to PLAY MPE(R), Australia's new industry standard for the delivery of promotional content to radio and other media.

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