Performer’s Right to Public Performance Royalties
Whether you are a featured artist, session musician (including remixers), or performing producer, if any tracks that you have performed on are broadcast on the radio or played in public, subject to qualifying rules laid down by phonographic performance collection societies, you are entitled to (public performance) royalties from the broadcast plays of your recorded performances (also known as “Neighbouring Rights” outside of the UK).
Regarding US resident performers and Neighbouring Rights. Unless the performers have performed on recordings made outside the USA there are limited rights available.
The Blues & Soul Family Affair July 30th – August 2nd
Atlanta based Jus’ Blues Music Foundation, Inc. (JBMF) is hosting their 14th summer event spectacular, the 2014 Jus` Blues Music Awards Conference. This year the Jus` Blues Music Awards Conference is energized with a renewed vitality at the fabulous Horseshoe Casino Resort in Tunica Mississippi for four remarkable days of festivities. July 30th August 2nd 2014. Join artist, managers, label owners, radio personnel, and executives, publishers, booking agents, festival organizers and Blues & Soul lovers.
The Jus’ Blues Music Foundation mission statement is simply to promote Blues music's cultural heritage. We protect the legacy of the originators of the Blues and showcase America’s finest African-American Blues & Soul music talents.
http://www.jusblues.org/ - for more information
AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION
Initial Consultation $100