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Twitch strikes a deal with the National Music Publishers’ Association to be “more flexible and forgiving” regarding copyrighted music

"We recognize that not all unauthorized uses of music merit the same treatment, and it is our hope that we can, as part of our agreements with music rights holders, take a balanced approach that supports creators on Twitch."

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Major music organisations pen open letter to Amazon, criticising Twitch for using unlicensed music

Twitch, and its owner Amazon, have received an open letter from major US music organisations, slamming Twitch for its recently-launched Soundtrack tool (via Variety). The letter was signed by multiple major US music organisations, including the RIAA, the Recording Academy, the National Music Publishers Association, the Music Managers Forum, the …

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