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Hudlin's Huddle => Hudlin's Huddle => Topic started by: Lion on July 15, 2011, 10:46:41 pm

Title: Moses Avalon: The CNN and Robin Meade "Songwriter Contest" Scam
Post by: Lion on July 15, 2011, 10:46:41 pm
CNN and Robin Meade Scam Songwriters Out of Thousands in Latest “Contest”

Want to help a billion dollar organization find an opening theme for one of their news shows and get paid nothing in exchange? Who wouldn’t!? CNN, the “first in news” brings Song-Sharking to a new low by calling a land-grab for copyrights a “contest.”

Moses Avalon

Want to make your new song the opening theme on a cable news show? Youbetcha! Imagine how much a song played every day on a major news network would earn each year. Think it’s thousands? How about for years on end? Tens-of-thousands? Well, how about $0, if you’re a lucky winner on CNN?

Read the rest of the article here. (http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/8t1V2x/www.mosesavalon.com/mosesblog/2569/music-business/cnn-and-robin-meade-scam-songwriters-out-of-thousands-in-latest-contest/)