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BMI Songwriter Clint Daniels Shares Stories and Songs at Montana Broadcasting Conference


From News, posted 6.19.18. BMI brought a taste of Nashville to the Montana Broadcasters Association annual convention held recently (6/15) in Whitefish, where award-winning country songwriter Clint Daniels played his hits and told the stories behind his songs in front of radio and TV executives from across the state. Daniels, who has written smashes for… Read more...

BMI Comments on Tonight’s RMLC Rate Court Filing


From News, posted 5.17.18. The Radio Music License Committee (RMLC) filed a petition this evening in the federal rate court to resolve its ongoing rate dispute with BMI (Broadcast Music Inc.). Mike Steinberg, Executive Vice President, Licensing & Creative, BMI, made the following comment: “BMI has spent more than two years attempting to negotiate… Read more...

BMI Radio Customers and Association Partners Treated to VIP Experiences at Key West Festival


From News, posted 5.14.18. BMI helped host two VIP receptions for licensing customers and association partners who traveled to the southernmost point in the continental U.S. to enjoy the 2018 Key West Songwriters Festival, held May 9-13. The first event was held in partnership with the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association at the Southernmost House… Read more...

BMI Treats California Hoteliers to a Special Evening of Stories and Songs


From News, posted 3.08.18. The California Hotel and Lodging Association marked their 2018 winter board meeting, which was held recently (3/6) at the Sheraton Grand in Sacramento, by partnering with BMI on bringing in award-winning songwriter Chas Sandford to perform at their annual dinner. Sandford has written some of pop music’s most iconic songs, including… Read more...

BMI Showcases Emerging Artists at Country Radio Seminar


From News, posted 2.09.18. Every year in conjunction with the Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, BMI hosts a private dinner for radio customers and association partners who are in town for the 3-day conference when the country music and country radio industries come together to discuss trends and developments affecting their respective businesses. This year’s… Read more...

BMI, ASCAP & NAB Joint Statement on Deal Resolving Broadcast Concerns With Music Modernization Act


From News, posted 1.26.18. In response to a deal between NAB and ASCAP and BMI to resolve broadcast concerns with the Music Modernization Act, the following statement was issued today from NAB President & CEO Gordon Smith, ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews and BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill: “We are extremely happy to announce… Read more...

BMI Songwriter Keelan Donovan Performs at Kentucky Broadcasters Association Annual Awards Dinner


From News, posted 11.01.17. BMI brought in Big Yellow Dog recording artist Keelan Donovan to perform at the Kentucky Broadcasters Association (KBA) annual awards dinner, held at The Galt House in Louisville, KY, on October 10. The audience, which was comprised of television and radio station owners and industry leaders from across the Blue Grass… Read more...

BMI Songwriters Bring Their Music to Southwest Florida to Help Communities Heal After Irma


From News, posted 10.02.17. The 4th annual Island Hopper Songwriters Fest presented by BMI, the Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel, and iHeart Media’s Cat Country 107.1 wrapped up recently (9/22-10/1) with festival organizers reporting record crowds. The 10-day festival featured 85 BMI songwriters who performed in more than 20 venues on Captiva Island, Fort… Read more...

Rising Through the Ranks Celebrates 10 Years of Helping Women in Radio


From News, posted 8.17.17. BMI helped celebrate the 10th year of Rising Through the Ranks by hosting a dinner recently (8/16) in Nashville for members of the RTTR Class of 2017. Rising Through the Ranks, which is a collaboration between BMI, the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) and the Mentoring & Inspiring Women in Radio organization… Read more...

BMI Honors Carrie Underwood at 69th Annual NAB Dinner in Las Vegas


From News, posted 4.26.17. BMI honored music superstar Carrie Underwood at the 69th annual BMI/NAB Dinner held last night at the Wynn Encore in Las Vegas. Underwood was recognized with the BMI Board of Directors Award for the impact her music has had on the broadcast industry, as well as her many contributions as a… Read more...

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