03/07/2014

"S&W" - LABEL is committed to the FAIR DIGITAL DEAL DECLARATION

"S&W" is one of around 700 independent record labels worldwide that hav joined together to sign a "Fair Digital Deals Declaration," which calls for evenhanded accounting for the labels' artists with regard to digital sales and streaming.
According to the music industry organization Worldwide Independent Network (WIN), the document seeks to fix inequities in music licensing deals that include payouts covering unshared compensation and minimum revenue guarantees. The organization claims that current practices have been causing issues with digital licenses between services and labels.
Read more on Rolling Stone online.