November 8, 2022Uncategorized 42

Songwriter Streaming Royalty Rate Increased

Good news for songwriters! Just a few months ago, a new increase in songwriting royalty rates was announced. Here’s what it means… If you think that streaming royalty rates for artists are low, until recently songwriters and publishers make far less. They’ve been arguing for a raise for a while now with a lot of pushback from the big streamers, but …

September 29, 2022FLSW News 179

FLORIDA SONGWRITERS ASSOCIATION HAS PARTNERED WITH CGVT (THE CONSULTING GROUP AT VIRGINIA TECH) TO DEFINE AN OPTIMAL GO-TO-MARKET STRATEGY FOR THE SALES AND MARKETING OF MUSICAL NFT’S

Florida Songwriters Association and Digital 1 Media Services, Inc. is expanding into the NFT business, revealing plans to release ‘music NFT’s’ direct – to fans NFT’s. Digital 1 Media Services, Inc. announces dba Digital 1 NFT to release a set of fully licensed direct-to-fan NFTs”. In a media statement, Steve Lane, Digital 1’s CEO, said that “we are …

September 9, 2022FLSW News 82

Songwriters, Artists and Producers – Meet us at the Roundtable!

ORLANDO, FL  – On Friday, January 20 – 21, 2023., Florida Songwriters Association and Orlando Songwriters Society will lead a roundtable with Songwriters, Artists and Producers to meet us at the Roundtable. Florida Songwriters Association’s mission is to foster creative songwriting minds. We work with songwriters from all genres of music, ranging fr …

August 18, 2022FLSW News 93

Florida Songwriters Association is sponsoring several kids for the Exodus United Inc. teen studio program for youth.

Florida Songwriters Association is sponsoring several kids for the Exodus United Inc. teen studio program for youth to learn about recording, producing, engineering , etc. as a way of helping them express themselves in a positive environment. “We’re all about educating and motivating kids to stretch their limits in the music industry, so coming to …

August 12, 2022FLSW News 94

Recording Academy District Advocate

Florida Songwriters Association is registered to meet locally with our representative in Congress during  District Advocate Day  on  October 6, 2022  to discuss the importance of the creative community. We’ve seen tremendous success in past years – from the House passing the CASE Act just weeks after District Advocate in 2019, to successfully urging Con …

July 29, 2022FLSW News 102

Florida Songwriters Association’s First Upcoming Single Release!

On July 23, 2022, Songwriters, Producers and Artists gathered at the Roundtable and collaborated. They were given a task of using their creativity to collaborate and work together to come up with a hit for an upcoming single to be released the 2nd quarter of 2023. Florida Songwriters Association have narrowed down the creatives to 8 selected artist …

June 21, 2022Music News 73

Celebrating World Music Day: How Music Benefits The Planet — And How The U.S. Government Can Improve Music People’s Lives

This World Music Day, the Recording Academy is taking time to celebrate the role music plays globally. But also, it’s reflecting on the ways the United States government can continue to make improvements for the music community. These take the form of key pieces of legislation that would have positive ramifications for music creators around the worl …

May 2, 2022FLSW News 2350

Songwriters, Artists and Producers – Meet us at the Roundtable!

ORLANDO, FL  – On Friday, July 22 – 23, 2022., Florida Songwriters Association will lead a roundtable with Songwriters, Artists and Producers to meet us at the Roundtable. Florida Songwriters Association’s mission is to foster creative songwriting minds. We work with songwriters from all genres of music, ranging from professional to amateu …

March 18, 2022Music News 78

President Biden Just Signed The Consolidated Appropriations Act Of 2022 — And It Contains Millions For The NEA

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2022 — better known as the Omnibus package — was signed by President Biden on March 15 after Congress passed the $1.5 trillion spending bill on March 11. This package covers funding for the entire government for the current fiscal year (through September 30) after more than a year of budgets set based on FY202 …

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