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ALL ACCESS: Interview with Richard Burgess

A2IM’s CEO Richard Burgess spoke with ALL ACCESS’ Roy Trakin for an in-depth interview; focusing on everything from how he came to lead A2IM, the “Fair Play, Fair Pay” bill, lobbying in DC, and his hopes for an economically healthier music industry.

Be sure to read the full article on ALL ACCESS.



About A2IM:
A2IM is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit trade organization headquartered in New York City that exists to support and strengthen the independent recorded music sector. Membership currently includes a broad coalition of more than 700 Independently-owned American music labels. A2IM represents these independently owned small and medium-sized enterprises’ (SMEs) interests in the marketplace, in the media, on Capitol Hill, and as part of the global music community. In doing so, it supports a key segment of America’s creative class that represents America’s diverse musical cultural heritage. Billboard Magazine identified the Independent music label sector as 37.32 percent of the music industry’s U.S. recorded music sales market in 2016 based on copyright ownership, making Independent labels collectively the largest music industry sector.

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