Kenny Barr

  • Profile

    Project Title: Music Copyright in the Digital Age
    Lead Supervisor: Martin Cloonan
    Second Supervisor(s): Martin Kretschmer and Andreas Rahmatian

    Research Interests:

    • Intellectual property
    • Musical Performance
    • Popular Music

  • Outputs


    Theorising Music Streaming: Preliminary Investigations, Kenny Barr, Scottish Music Review, 2013

    Conference Presentations

    Poster for CREATe Project WP 4C.1 (Music Copyright in the Digital Age), Kenny Barr, CREATe All Hands Conference 2015, House for An Art Lover, Glasgow, September 15th 2014
    "Take it or Leave it!" Copyright, Creators & Commercial Decision-Making, Kenny Barr, IASPM 2014 (Panel - Music and Copyright: Creativity, Diversity and Commerce), Cork, Ireland, September 13th 2014
    Musicians and Copyright: A 'Digital Crisis'?, Kenny Barr, International Association for the Study of Popular Music 2013 , Oviedo, Spain, June 25th 2013
    IASPM Canada, Kenny Barr, Copyright's Division of Musical Labor in the Digital Age, Hamilton, Canada, May 1st 2013
Kenny's Social Stream
Kenny's Posting Activity

Copyright Contracts and the Economics of Music Streaming: How can policy favour more equitable business models?

CREATe has submitted evidence to the Parliamentary Inquiry by the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee into the ‘Economics of Music Streaming’.   In recent years music streaming has become the pre-eminent means for the dissemination and consumption of recorded music. This … Continue reading

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‘Who’s Zoomin Who?’: Music, Copyright and Precarity’, 7pm, Thursday 12 November

As part of the Being Human Festival and ESRC Festival of Social Science, CREATe’s Kenny Barr and Janet Burgess, together with Casi Dylan (SCCA) are holding a great event entitled ‘Who’s Zoomin’ Who?’ Music, Copyright and Precarity. The event is … Continue reading

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