Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016


U.S. Trade Representative Condemns Stream Ripping in New ‘Notorious Markets’ Report New York City’s Tech Community Is Getting A $250 Million Home Base At Union Square YOU CAN NOW SEARCH APPLE MUSIC BY COMPOSER Apple predicted to post best holiday quarter revenue ever on strong iPhone 7 sales

The Orchard Gets Involved In “Monkey Business”


If you were curious about The Orchard’s 2017 film slate, just wait until you hear this: We’ve acquired worldwide rights to documentary Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George’s Creators.  From director Ema Ryan Yamazaki and narrated by Sam Waterston (Law & Order, The Killing Fields), Monkey Business traces the colorful story of Curious George authors/illustrators Hans and Margret Rey. When… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Tuesday, December 20th, 2016


U.K. Government Launches Yet Another Investigation Into Secondary Ticketing ASCAP seals partnership with Nielsen Capitol takes safe harbour on pre-1972 recordings case to Supreme Court Facebook Accused of Misleading EU in WhatsApp Takeover Probe Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Journey Among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Vine’s six-second looping videos aren’t going away after… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Monday, December 19th, 2016


As radio industry prepares for fight with Global Music Rights, announces new deal with ASCAP All Shook Up: Kobalt Strikes a Deal to Administer Elvis Presley’s Catalogue CMA launches investigation into secondary ticketing market U.K. Music Pirate Handed Year-Long Prison Sentence Facebook Revamps Its Messenger App For Our Image-Driven Culture