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Old 06-30-2014, 09:38 PM   #1
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Should I copyright my songs?

Hey, I was just wondering about this... Do I need to copyright my music? Should I?

I write a lot and record it, then upload it to my youtube channel. Not to boast, but some of my music is getting pretty professional. I wouldn't want it to be stolen just because I didn't copyright it... Is that at all likely? Can I still prove it's mine without copyrighting it?
If needed, how do I go about copyrighting it? Is there a fee?

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Old 06-30-2014, 10:40 PM   #2
Awwww.... NOW what?!
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Go to Musician Talk, and from there go to the Bandleading sub forum.

There is a sticky called "Copyright for dummies." It will tell you pretty well everything you need to know to get started.

Could I get some more talent in the monitors, please?

I know it sounds crazy, but try to learn to inhale your voice. www.thebelcantotechnique.com

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Old 07-01-2014, 02:44 AM   #3
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Great, thanks!!!
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