Click here if you’re a fan of Internet radio. It is a brief audio action alert from SaveNetRadio.org.
To read what David Byrne has written about this issue, click here for his April 1 blog post.
Meanwhile, listen while you can to Mr. Byrne’s own hand-picked music stream, currently featuring the sounds of Iceland. (Actually, Byrne says he’ll probably be able to afford the high royalty rates required under the new law. Many other webcasters might not be so fortunate.)
It’s a freaking complicated issue, to be quite honest. If there are any hardcore Internet radio fans out there who can share some insights on the potential impact of the new law, please drop a comment.