Mudcat Café message #260957 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #23396   Message #260957
Posted By: M. Ted (inactive)
19-Jul-00 - 03:37 PM
Thread Name: Folksongs that will pass for 'Pop'
Subject: RE: Folksongs that will pass for 'Pop'
If you change the basic melody and fundamental character, you've got another song, altogether. Generally, though, I have heard that you will not get much flack from the publishers et al, as long as they get their credit and attendant royalties.