Eric Godfrey


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KIAA Restructures, Re-Launches at Mobile Beat Las Vegas DJ Convention

February 8, 2011 by Eric Godfrey
KIAA re-launched last week at the Mobile Beat DJ Conference in Las Vegas. We have been very critical of how KIAA is operating (or actually was not). Rather than give you "he-said", "she-said" we videotaped their presentation and posted it here for all to see. 1st, the terms and conditions which were posted on their site for about a month prior to the show have totally been scrapped. They were put up by mistake as they re-worked their web-sites and they pulled them when we pointed out many issues with them. New documents and guidelines can be found via their PDF Documents at: http://www.kiaasa... [read more]
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US Karaoke Alliance Karaoke Charts – Updated Top 500 Karaoke Songs of All Time

November 5, 2010 by Eric Godfrey

compiled by US Karaoke Alliance and Karaoke2Night Network Congratulations to Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow on keeping the number one spot for this year! Kid Rock & Sheryl Crow performing Picture

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Karaoke Host (KJ) Training Framework

May 15, 2010 by Eric Godfrey
KJ Hosting tip from Eric Godfrey Eric Godfrey manages: USKaraokeAlliance.com Karaoke2Night.com network StarzKaraoke.com ArizonaKaraokeContest.com KJ Host Training Plan: If you are a KJ or karaoke hosting company and you are training someone, we follow a process so that when that host takes over a show they are not overwhelmed.  It is not rocket science and ... [read more]
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KJ Hosting tip!

May 15, 2010 by Eric Godfrey
KJ Hosting tip from Eric Godfrey Eric Godfrey manages: USKaraokeAlliance.com Karaoke2Night.com network StarzKaraoke.com ArizonaKaraokeContest.com Hey guys, I was writing an email to a couple of new host trainees and thought it would make a decent short article to share with all of you.  In my opinion, this topic is the number one thing in running a quality karaoke show!... [read more]
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FBI serves warrants – Karaoke Piracy has taken a big hit from the good guys!

May 14, 2010 by Eric Godfrey
Karaoke Piracy has taken a big hit from the good guys.  One of the most prolific pirates of Karaoke music tracks has been DanSterns@aol.com.  We now know that he is Major League Baseball’s failed prospect,  Bill Bene of California.  His home has been raided, his records from his AOL account have been turned over and he is awaiting charges to be filed by the FBI and LA prosecutors.  The sting operation has gone on for nearly 4 years.   Fines for copyright violations can be anywhere from $750 on the lowest stated amount up to $150,000 for each incident of willful infringement; Trademark Violations can range from $200,000 to $2 million per incident. Evidence collected shows Bene has sold around 1800 hard drives for a total of $650,000 in sales with over 120,000 ... [read more]
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Phoenix, AZ Takes Center Stage in Karaoke Piracy Battle:

July 20, 2009 by Eric Godfrey
Sound Choice, a leading manufacturer of karaoke discs has filed a federal trademark violation lawsuit against 15 karaoke venues and Karaoke Jockeys (KJ's) in the Phoenix area.  Alleging use of illegally obtained and unauthorized copies of karaoke content on hard drives, Sound Choice is asking for a jury trial to determine damages for lost revenues, "statutory damages per trademark infringed by counterfeiting", and all profits realized by the defendants as a result of their unfair business advantage from counterfeiting of the trademarks.  Intellectual Property lawsuits have been prominent in recent news with the RIAA winning a nearly 2 million dollar verdict for willful infringement and a Blogger being sentenced to a year's probation after leaking a Guns N' Roses album to the internet. Local Phoenix estab... [read more]
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US Karaoke Alliance Karaoke Charts – Top 300 Karaoke Artists of All Time

May 29, 2009 by Eric Godfrey

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US Karaoke Alliance Karaoke Charts – Top 500 Karaoke Songs of All Time

May 29, 2009 by Eric Godfrey