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Momentum Is Building for Music Creators in Congress

It’s been a busy few weeks in Congress for music creators. The introduction of two bipartisan pieces of legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives demonstrates support for performance rights for artists has never been stronger and momentum towards real…

Music History May 12

BORN ON MAY 12 1928 – Henry Cosby, American songwriter and producer (d. 2002) 1940 – Norman Whitfield, American songwriter and producer (d. 2008) 1942 – Ian Dury, English singer-songwriter and actor (The Blockheads and Kilburn and the High Roads)…

Music History May 11

BORN ON MAY 11 1935 – Kit Lambert, English record producer and manager (d. 1981) 1941 – Eric Burdon, English singer-songwriter, actor, and painter (The Animals and War) 1943 – Les Chadwick, English bass player (Gerry and the Pacemakers) 1947…

Music History May 10

BORN ON MAY 10 1909 – Maybelle Carter, American autoharp player (Carter Family and The Carter Sisters) (d. 1978) 1920 – Bert Weedon, English guitarist (d. 2012) 1946 – Dave Mason, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Traffic) 1946 – Donovan, Scottish…