At its 29th annual Film & Television Music Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Wednesday night, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers decided to introduce a little drama into…
The Department of Justice will conduct a review of the 73-year-old consent decrees that govern how music rights organizations set rates for licensing songs. ASCAP and BMI have been pushing the DOJ to…
Behind every hit song there are the songwriters, and on Wednesday night they were recognized at ASCAP's 31st annual Pop Music Awards at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. Legendary rocker and songwriter, Tom…
Tom Petty will be honored by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) with the Founders award during the org's 31st annual Pop Music Awards. The event, which celebrates the…
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers has reason to celebrate on the eve of its 100th anniversary. The performing rights and advocacy group reports jumps in both distributions and…
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers -- better known as ASCAP -- turns 100 on Feb. 13. The performing rights organization reportedly got its start when operetta composer Victor…
Now in its 25th year, ASCAP's annual monthlong workshop climaxes with each student given 16 minutes to conduct a full 60-piece orchestra.
There were nods to the future as well as the past at ASCAP's 28th annual Film and TV Music Awards. The performing rights org's Paul Williams encouraged those in attendance June 20 at the BevHilton to…
ASCAP's I Create Music Expo has been on a roll since its inception in 2006, rising in attendance by 5%-7% each year.
Fast-multiplying streaming services are beautiful music to fans' ears -- but can produce earaches for some in the larger music industry.