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A Legal Look at Artificial Intelligence and Copyright

artificial intelligence and copyright law

M Music “as we know it” has been prematurely pronounced dead several times over. The cassette tape, MIDI digital synthesizers, Napster, Auto-Tune and streaming were all received with apocalyptic hysteria. The current existential threat is artificial intelligence (AI), a software leviathan with a voracious appetite for copyrighted works, and a prolific capacity for human-free creative… Read more »

State of Live Music In 2022 With Covid-19 Still Here

Every musician has a story to tell when it comes to bad show experiences. Disastrous tours, shady venue owners and promoters, and unruly audiences abound. Low pay and a lack of respect for musicians are the most common occurrences that musicians share. A lot of negative live music experiences are rightfully chalked up to inexperienced… Read more »

Tips on how to Hire a Band or Act for your Event – 3 Easy Steps

Music has a huge impact on how we feel and behave, something which brands have known for decades. There is a reason why certain commercials pull at our heartstrings or make us feel jubilant or joyous. It’s the combination of powerful, emotional sound with perfectly paired visuals. This is exactly the same when it comes… Read more »

If You Work In Events you’re in the Entertainment Business

The word conference has become so laden with negative connotations that we‘re going out of our way to avoid it. We’re awash with – fests, camps, stocks, meet-ups, and of course unconferences. Somewhere along the line ‘conference’ came to mean boring. Why? Probably because all too often no one thought that they were meant to… Read more »

Planning Your Corporate or Company Holiday Party

Planning Your Corporate or Company Holiday Party As the holidays approach, our minds are cluttered with the many upcoming things we have on our to-do list.  Likely included on that list are holiday gift shopping, decorating, traveling to see friends or family, celebrating at the many events you will be invited to and the numerous… Read more »

How to Hire a Band for your Wedding.

Research Your Musicians Popular bands may be booked as many as 12 to 18 months in advance, so begin your search as early as possible. Consider the kind of celebration you’d like to have. What are your favorite styles of music? What do you believe your guests will respond to? Would you like an affair… Read more »

Fort Lauderdale’s Own CK Entertainment Wins a WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award® 2015

Fort Lauderdale, FL – January 25, 2015 – WeddingWire, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, named CK Entertainment as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2015 for Band in Fort Lauderdale! The WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2015 recognizes the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence… Read more »