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23 September 2020

Music authors and performers strongly denounce Epidemic Sound’s malpractices and its profound disrespect for their rights

AEPO-ARTIS, ECSA and FIM collectively represent over 500 000 composers, songwriters and performers. We feel compelled to speak out against the harmful development of Epidemic Sound for the ability of these professionals to make a living from their creations.
14 July 2020

A call to invest in all our creative futures

European culture is in the midst of a crisis. How decision-makers choose to respond now will set the scene for the next decade of cultural and creative life in our union.
01 June 2020

The European Composer and Songwriter Alliance’s 10 steps on How to implement the Copyright Directive for a more sustainable music ecosystem

Today, European citizens can access music everywhere as they never did before. Many digital platforms have become richer and more popular, but music creators did not reap the benefits of this digital shift. 74% of music authors cannot live from the income from their artistic profession. This situation is intolerable and must urgently change.
02 April 2020

Music sector joins together to call for EU and national investment to address current crisis and promote diversity

26 March 2020

Authors’ organisations Joint statement on Covid-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic ravages our societies, including the cultural and creative sectors, authors’ organisations stand in solidarity with all those affected by the virus and we support measures taken to contain it.
04 February 2020

Press release: At ECSA’s Creators Conference, European creators call for an ambitious and faithful implementation of the Copyright Directive at national level

Creators, EU policy makers and stakeholders gathered in Brussels to discuss present and future policies affecting European creators’ lives.