• What copyright permission do musicians need?

    When permission is needed from copyright owners.

    It’s true. The vast majority of copyright lawbreakers get away with it. Like speeding while driving. Just because SO MANY get away with it doesn’t make it right. Or legal. So, what to do? Below is a layman’s approach to copyright, based on being caught and fined in the past. I am not a lawyer and the content of this article does not constitute legal advice – you should seek a professional legal expert to advise on your specific circumstances. First, assume this: Permission is needed to reproduce in any format work protected by copyright law. From there, life is so much simpler. So let’s think of some more common…