Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday June 18, 2014

YouTube Blocking Indie Artists As It Launches Paid Music Service?

According to this article, YouTube is planning to block videos from indie labels that do not sign licensing deals for its upcoming subscription music service.

WIN claims that the company has signed lucrative licensing deals with major labels Universal, Warner and Sony, while demanding that independent labels sign up to inferior terms or face having their videos blocked from YouTube's free service.