Songwriters aren’t asking Uncle Sam for help. So why are you?
Last year Spotify hired a former political strategist in the Obama administration and some of Pandora’s lobbyists to protect its untenable and money-losing business model. I predict that the end goal of these efforts will leave artists and songwriters worse off.
The ex-Obama hand is called Jonathan Prince. Spotify’s lobbying activities appear to have three goals:… [Read more on The Register]