Digital DJ Tips forum member DJ Beat Lynx writes: “So I have been producing for the past year and a half. Everyone seems to think that I should put my music on iTunes. Is it really worth it? I don’t even know where to begin with copyrights and all that stuff. Can you help?”
While it plays like a daytime kid’s cartoon, this video lays out clearly YouTube’s policy when it comes to copyrighted material being used in content carried on the site. If you’ve ever uploaded a mashup or re-edit of a track for promotion purposes to YouTube, and wondered if what you’re doing is legal or not, you’ll find out by watching this.