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Music Execs Want to Kill Free Streaming on YouTube, Spotify

Separate sources from major music content groups are reporting that the "free streaming" available on Spotify and YouTube may come to an end one...

RIAA Continues Pursuit of Mixtape Site Spinrilla

The Recording Industry Association of America is continuing it's legal claims against mixtape-sharing website Spinrilla. The organization filed it's copyright infringement lawsuit on behalf...

Music Fans More Willing to Pay for Music

It's being reported that music fans are more willing to actually pay for the music they consume. The news comes from MusicWatch's Annual Music...

39% of Americans Don’t Care About The Consequences of Piracy.

Piracy is known to cost artists and content creators millions of dollars in revenue but when it comes down to it, a big chunk...

UK ISPs to Begin Sending Warning Letters to Suspected File-Sharers

Back in 2010, the UK parliament passed a Digital Economy Act which had a little provision forcing ISPs to send stern warnings to suspected...

Google Kicks Mega.NZ Out Of Search Results

Google just recently kicked Mega.NZ out of its search results due to piracy violations. Mega.NZ is a popular cloud storage website. Apparently, Google received a...

U.K. Music Pirate Gets Year-Long Prison Sentence

A British court that just handed an Everton man a hefty one-year sentence after he admitted to uploading and distributing pirated songs. Something that's...

Music industry Pens Open Letter To Donald Trump

First, it was just the National Music Publishers Association. Now, it's pretty much the entire American Music Industry. Yep, it's yet another wish list to...

FBI Shuts Down Massive Music Sharing Site

That's right - ShareBeast.com (the largest illegal music sharing site in the US) has been seized and shut down by the FBI. The takedown notice...