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The SCL Joins with the Wider Music Industry in Support of the HITS Act


On Tuesday, November 15th, 2022, nearly two dozen music creators organizations and industry stakeholders wrote to…

Submissions for the SCL Jury Award Now Open


The entry period forthe SCL Jury Award IS NOW OPEN Tuesday, November 1, 2022 – Sunday, December…

Submissions Open for 4th SCL Awards


Submissions are now open for the 4th SCL Awards and will remain open until December 4th….

Copyright Royalty Board Orders Disclosure of ‘Supplemental’ Agreements on Phonorecords IV


via Digital Music News CRB Orders Phonorecords IV Settling Parties to File All ‘Supplemental’ Written and…

Music Creators Release Joint Statement Backing Songwriter George Johnson/MCNA Request for Transparency on Streaming Rate Proposal


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: “We are elated that the US Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) has today responded…

Phonorecords IV Settlement Agreement Released In Full Following Transparency Demands


Phonorecords IV Settlement Agreement Released In Full Following Transparency Demands via Digital Music News Earlier this…

SCL Announces 2022-2023 Los Angeles Mentor Program Class


THE SCL ANNOUNCES MENTEE SELECTIONS FOR THE LA MENTOR PROGRAM 2022-2023 The SCL Mentor Program serves as an introduction…

Music Creators Demands Phonorecords IV Settlement Transparency


via Digital Music News: In late August, the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) announced a settlement for the…

SCL Members Win at 74th Primetime Emmy Awards


On behalf of the Society of Composers & Lyricists, I’d like to congratulate our members Theodore Shapiro, Cristobal Tapia de…

2022-2023 SCL LA Mentor Program Application Opens


The application has opened for the 2022-2023 SCL Los Angeles Mentor Program. Both composers and songwriters are invited…