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New device from Pioneer set to better distribute royalties to artists

SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors, and Music Publishers of Canada, have teamed with Pioneer to better track what is being played in clubs and venues across the country and, in turn, better distribute royalties to the proper artists.Dubbed KUVO, the device plugs directly into the performer’s mixing board and collects the metadata from the tracks […]

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New device from Pioneer set to better distribute royalties to artists

SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors, and Music Publishers of Canada, have teamed with Pioneer to better track what is being played in clubs and venues across the country and, in turn, better distribute royalties to the proper artists.Dubbed KUVO, the device plugs directly into the performer’s mixing board and collects the metadata from the tracks […]

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Guy Pulled Over And Fined For Singing In Car, Demanding ‘Everybody Dance Now’

It seems that the people of Montreal are a proud people, and they don’t like to be told when to dance. At least, that’s one possible reason why 39-year-old Taoufik Moalla was pulled over and given a $149 ticket for “screaming in public.” Moalla was signing along to C&C Music Factory’s 1990 hit, Gonna Make […]

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T-Mobile Dials Back Major ‘Un-carrier’ Perk

After years of floundering, T-Mobile has become a real threat to Verizon and AT&T by offering options that the latter carriers didn’t. One of those options was the Mobile Without Borders plan that provided unlimited LTE data when customers traveled to Canada or Mexico. But now, the “Un-carrier” has announced the end…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Canada Might Soon Make It Legal To Be Drunk And Go Canoeing

In Canada it’s currently illegal to paddle a canoe and be drunk at the same time. Doing so can leave you subject to the country’s strict drunk-driving laws, which can mean fines, driving license suspensions, and vehicle impoundment. But wait! According to the National Post, paddling a canoe while smashed might soon…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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A Canada Man Got A Ticket For Going One KPH Over The Speed Limit After Passing A Cop

A man in Canada tempted fate and could have suffered the consequences if it hadn’t been for a clear-eyed judge. Mathieu Gagne was driving behind a cop on a two-lane road in Alberta, Canada, on Friday when he crossed the broken yellow line in the middle to pass. Gagne told CTV, the officer was driving […]

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