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Is YouTube paying the music industry enough in royalties?

Sarah Lowther
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Share Radio Breakfast

Is YouTube paying the music industry enough in royalties?
YouTube says its paid the music industry $1bn (£794m) in royalties this year. But that's still not enough according to record companies. They say YouTube does not pay a fair rate to musicians and record labels, and is slow to police illegal and pirated material uploaded by its users. Nine of the 10 most-watched clips on YouTube are music videos, topped by Psy's "Gangnam Style." James Brydges has been finding out more from music law expert Elliot Chalmers.
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James Brydges, Elliot Chalmers


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Author James Craig on the publishing industry and Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money

Morning Money: Author James Craig on the publishing industry and Frankfurt Book Fair 2016
The Frankfurt Book Fair 2016 runs from today until Sunday. It's a meeting place for the industry's experts publishers, booksellers, agents, film producers or authors and it is the most important marketplace for books, media, rights and licences worldwide. Author James Craig talks about the publishing industry in light of the Frankfurt Book Fair 2016.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, James Craig


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Is Brexit bad news for the UK film industry?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money

Morning Money: Is Brexit bad news for the UK film industry?
As the London Film Festival kicks off, one question posed will be how the EU Referendum results will impact the sector. According to the British Film Institute, the UK Film industry contributed over £3.6 billion to the British economy in 2015. So will we see this figure drop, or will a cheaper pound temp foreign filmmakers to use the UK even more? Matt Cox spoke to film critic James Cameron Wilson to find out the state of the silver screen in Britain.
Guests:

Matt Cox, James Cameron-Wilson


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What will the Olympic parade bring to Manchester?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: What will the Olympic parade bring to Manchester?
The Prime Minister says it’s going to be "a celebration fit for heroes". The UK's triumphant Olympians will be parading before the crowds in the UK's second city, Manchester. But why Manchester and what might the Olympians bring to the region? Sports journalist Anil Senghera explained from Manchester.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Anil Sanghera


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: Is social media the new broadcast medium?

Sarah Lowther
Original Broadcast:

Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Is social media the new broadcast medium?
50 million people have watched the Olympic Games on Snapchat since the Opening Ceremony a week and a half ago. At the same time, there have also been rumours that Apple will bring Twitter onto the Apple TV platform allowing users to watch NFL games that the social network will stream. So are social platforms turning into broadcast vehicles, and why are they taking this route? That's the question Share Radio's Joe Aldridge put to Oliver Smith, Senior Reporter at The Memo.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Joe Aldridge, Oliver Smith


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: The 39th Anniversary of Elvis' death, and his staggering posthumous career.

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 8:00

Morning Money: The 39th Anniversary of Elvis' death, and his staggering posthumous career.
For fans of Rock and Roll, August 16th marks a significant day. On this day in 1977 the world learned of the news that Elvis Presley had died. Despite his passing, his music career hasn't ground to a halt. According to Forbes, the Presley estate earned an estimated $55million in 2015. So just how successful has his posthumous career been? Joe Aldridge investigates.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, Joe Aldridge


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: What do festivals bring to Edinburgh’s economy?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: What do festivals bring to Edinburgh’s economy?
The world's largest arts festival, The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, has begun. Yet, the Fringe Festival isn't the only event to have kicked off this weekend in the city. The Edinburgh International Festival and Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo are among many to have begun. So what do these festivals bring to the city's economy? Joe Aldridge spoke with James McVeigh, Head of Marketing and Innovation at Festivals Edinburgh, to find out.
Guests:

Joe Aldridge, James McVeigh


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Sarah Lowther

Morning Money: BT Sport announce YouTube signing after Champions League drop in form

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: BT Sport announce YouTube signing after Champions League drop in form
BT Sport has announced a tie-up with YouTube to broadcast this season's Uefa Champions League and Europa League finals. Despite being free-of-charge, broadcasts on the BT Sport freeview channel have drawn disappointing viewing figures, so Robert Van Egghen looked into how digital technology is changing European football's premier competition.
Guest:

Robert Van Egghen


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Morning Money: Is a downturn in e-Book sales a good or bad thing for the book industry?

Sarah Lowther
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Morning Money at 7:00

Morning Money: Is a downturn in e-Book sales a good or bad thing for the book industry?
Sellers and publishers from across the UK are gathering to discuss all things book-related at the London Book Fair. But how is the climate when it comes down to selling physical books and digital copies? Matt Cox spoke to independent bookseller Mark Thornton and bestselling author James Craig, who explained how they operate in the world of bookselling and how recent trends have affected them.
Guests:

Matt Cox, Mark Thornton, James Craig


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