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30 August 2016 Read More
August 30th, 2016

Music Publishers pay up for Big Songwriters

Thought this would be of interest : http://www.wsj.com/articles/another-reason-to-court-celebrity-1472376601

29 July 2016 Read More
July 29th, 2016

A Continued struggle for Artist’s rights: writer Ian Pai of Blue Man Group sues for unfair royalty collection

In Another Blow for Artists’ Rights, Blue Man Group was sued for $150 million by Ian Pai.  Ian was the composer or  co-composer of  most of the show’s signature pieces, the artistic and musical collaborator of the original shows  in New York, Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas, the Music Director of many of the shows, and…

27 July 2016 Read More
July 27th, 2016

Songwriter’s Circle Alum Billy Porter Featured in DNC Mashup

Check Out Circle Alum “Billy Porter” singing as part of Rachel Platten’s “Fight Song” Celebrity Mashup!  

27 July 2016 Read More
July 27th, 2016

Led Zeppelin Wins “Stairway to Heaven” Lawsuit by Kory Grow

For all those interested in the much awaited outcome, here is a really great article on Led Zeppelin vs. Wolfe (as the  Spirit band member Randy California), whose estate sued Zeppelin for the instrumental opening of “Stairway to Heaven”.  Wolfe’s estate claimed that it was very similar to the opening of their song “Taurus”. Here…

25 July 2016 Read More
July 25th, 2016

August 1st New York Songwriter’s Circle Showcase

Join Us August 1st for our award winning showcase! The evening will feature – Julia Green Garrett James Cadwallader Cole Bradley Morissa Trunzo Stephen Stavola

17 June 2016 Read More
June 17th, 2016

Welcome to The New York Songwriters Circle

Please welcome these amazing writers to the June 6th show Monday at the legendary New York Songwriters Circle… Pellentesque posuere. Donec venenatis vulputate lorem. Vestibulum fringilla pede sit amet augue. Etiam rhoncus. In enim justo, rhoncus ut, imperdiet a, venenatis vitae, justo. Aenean viverra rhoncus pede. Nulla consequat massa quis enim. Donec interdum, metus et…