Thursday, 16 August 2018 14:01

Facebook to pay Songwriters

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APRA AMCOS - the Australian mechanical copyright and public performance collection society -  has agreed a deal with Facebook whereby the songwriters, composers and music publishers that APRA AMCOS represents (including international songwriters) will be paid for the use of their music on Facebook, Instagram, Oculus and Messenger.

Good news for the publishing community and a giant step forward in educating the public at large in recognising the countless unsung hours that go into writing great songs.  

Monetary details, monitoring terms and just how this works in practice, yet to be confirmed!

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