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AFM, Media Convergence and Performance Rights, Pt. 3

In part three of this series, we discuss how revolutionary systems in digital media production and distribution have converged, disrupting existing business models. (Part One and Part Two).

New Media—Game Changer for Capital, Consumption

For as long as there have been cameras and photographs, phonographs and recordings, movie screens, radio and television broadcasts, entertainment lovers the world over have consumed media. From the earliest displays of public media, the AFM set employment standards and conditions by negotiating constructive agreements covering the work of professional musicians in the production and use of film and phono recordings, and for radio and TV broadcasting.

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