"ASCAP billed the county $17,000 for events and performances where music was played on county property dating back to 2002, though no events or songs are specified in the claim. Mostly the music was played at events at teen and senior centers and county festivals, such as the annual fall Senior Expo, which offers every kind of music from big band to rock 'n' roll to country, according to county officials...Liner and Barrett told the council during its work session that there is little for which ASCAP does not expect to receive payment. "DJs, bands - If you hum in our parks, it's the same thing," Barrett said." More here
At least the Girlscouts are still OK . Quick re-fresher.