Archive | January, 2014

PAM Panelist David Lowery Testifies Before Congressional Subcommittee Regarding Fair Use

28 Jan

Musician and MBUS adjunct professor David Lowery is in D.C. today testifying before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet. The topic of today’s hearing, which will be streaming live at 2 p.m., is “The Scope of Fair Use.”

Lowery’s written testimony can be downloaded from the  House Judiciary Subcommittee website.

PAM is looking forward to hearing Lowery speak at our “Demystifying Digital Revenue Streams” panel on Mar. 5!


Show Your Support for PAM with a Protect Athens Music sticker!

22 Jan

For a limited time only! Donate $1 (plus the cost of a stamp) to PAM and we’ll mail you a 4-inch square sticker with our fancy new logo!



PAM 2014 Schedule

22 Jan

3:20 p.m. Demystifying Digital Revenue Streams
Panelists: David Lowery (MBUS, The Trichordist); Casey Rae (Future of Music Coalition); Deborah Gonzalez (Georgia Lawyers for the Arts);

4:30 p.m. Healthcare for Artists
Panelists: Danielle Bowker (MusiCares); Tatum Allsep (Music Health Alliance); Alex Maiolo (musician and health care reform advocate)
Moderator: Bob Sleppy (Nuci’s Space)

5:45 p.m. Athens Music Scene Town Hall
Panelists: Kelly Girtz (ACC Commissioner) and more TBA

More panelists will be announced very soon on our PAM 2014 page! This event is FREE and open to all.