Most Congressional hearings are like watching paint dry, and the recent US House Judiciary Committee hearing on music licensing was no exception. Predictable industry players advocated for predictable positions. Today's hearings, which will be streamed live starting at 10AM Eastern, could be more interesting. Alongside the usual executives from the RIAA, the National Association of Broadcasters and other old-school trade groups, will come testimony from SoundExchange CEO Michael Huppe, an outspoken critic of the current system and the smart and often blunt singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash. Most interesting could be Darius Van Arman (pictured above), the Co-Founder of the Secretly Canadian...

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