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The Songwriter's Guide to Collecting Your Performance Royalties (Live Webinar)

Join us for a free webinar where we delve deep into the world of performance royalties. 

Whether you're a seasoned songwriter or just starting out, understanding how performance royalties work is crucial for maximizing your earnings. 

Join Bill O’Hanlon and Nancy Deckant authors of The Songwriter’s Guide to Protecting Your Songs and Collecting Your Money to equip yourself with the knowledge and tools necessary to navigate the world of performance royalties effectively.

Performance royalties are a vital source of income for self-administered songwriters, and they are generated both domestically in the U.S. and internationally. These royalties are earned whenever your song is streamed, performed live, or played in various venues such as radio, television, bars, restaurants, concerts, on social media and more.

Register now for our free webinar to take control of your music career!

During this webinar, we'll cover the following topics:

  1. Performance Royalties Explained: Gain a comprehensive understanding of what performance royalties are and how they are generated.

  2. Choosing a PRO: Explore the options available for selecting the right Performance Rights Organization (PRO) for your needs.

  3. BMI versus ASCAP: Delve into the differences between two major PROs in the U.S. - BMI and ASCAP.

  4. The Publishing Company Option: Understand the role of creating your own publishing company in managing performance royalties.

  5. Song Ownership: Calculating Song Splits: Learn how to determine song ownership and properly split royalties among collaborators.

  6. How To Register Your Songs with Your PRO: Step-by-step guidance on registering your songs with your chosen PRO.

  7. How To Get Paid for Live Music Performances: Discover the methods for receiving royalties from live performances of your songs.

  8. Boosting Royalties from Internet Usage on social media. (Chapter 6)

  9. Sync-Related Back End Royalties flow through your PRO every time a TV, game, etc. (Chapter 8)

  10. How To Monitor Your Royalties: Explore tools and techniques for tracking and monitoring your royalty earnings.

The webinar will be on Wednesday, May 29, 2024 (6pm- Eastern Time, 5pm- Central Time, and 3pm- Pacific Time)

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