View Full Version : Radio music royalty issue put to rest

08-27-2010, 07:26 AM
is this for us to say radio is that just on air radio fm radio or all radios

Radio broadcasters will now have to pay only 2 per cent of their net revenues as royalty to music companies. It’s a judgement that was long awaited. Radio stations are heaving a big sigh of relief as the Copyright Board has passed a judgement which states that radio broadcasters and music companies will follow a revenue sharing model - as done internationally. The new rule entails that radio stations will pay 2 per cent of their net revenues as music royalty fee to all music providers. In most markets where radio has developed well, music royalties are range between 0-4 per cent…… here is the full page

http://www.afaqs.com/news/story.html?sid=28083_Radio+music+royalty+issue+put +to+rest

08-27-2010, 10:25 AM
Good to know but I don't think it's the same in my country (Belgium). We have to pay the stream capasitie.
Let's say your stream has a maximum of 100 listeners you pay an amount of money if you have more than 250 you pay more, if more than 1000 you pay more etc.