Last week, the new royalty rates for streaming radio stations were announced. A station with 1000 listeners will now have to pay $150,000 a year in royalties. This effectively forces independent webcasters off the air. The worst part: the rates are effective retroactively to the beginning of 2006!
Help get this senseless policy overturned: http://savenetradio.org/
Sign the petition: http://www.petitiononline.com/SIR2007r/petition.html