03 Jan A Welsh Radio Station and a Royalties Battle
Welsh Radio Station Forced To Play Classical Music, English Songs After Royalty Talks Stall
by Tim Cushing
January 3, 2013
From Tech Dirt
Another battle between artists’ representatives and an outlet for these same artists to be heard has resulted in… one less place for these artists to be heard. Radio Cymru, the Welsh arm of BBC Radio, has cut its broadcast day by two hours and drastically altered its playlist after losing its right to use a catalog of 30,000 Welsh songs.