Welcome to the Library of Congress’s free Hip-Hop sampling tool

You heard that right, the Library of Congress are making a world of new hip-hop sampling available to everyone for free. This new tool allows you to explore a wealth of free-to-use sounds from orchestras…

YouTube Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Facebook, SiriusXM and Tidal donate to the Recording Academy’s COVID-19 fund to help music professionals

MusiCares Foundation, the non-profit charity from The Recording Academy, has received “millions” of dollars from music services to help artists and other music professionals affected by COVID-19. The fund provides up to $1000 each to…

Spotify Got Congress To Make Playlists Of Their Fave Tracks

What kind of music do the members of Capitol Hill all listen to? Spotify are here to answer that question for you with the playlist of Congress members. We’ve already had Spotify playlists from the…

Pandora Plea For Lower Royalty Rates Falls of Death Ears in Congress

Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy told Congress in the US that they need lower copyright royalty rates or Pandora will be in trouble. It seemed like these pleas fell of deaf ears. At a hearing before…