Musicians Local 47 Vows To Battle Nonunion Work “Done In The Shadows”

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Saying that its contracts have been "put at serious risk" by "work done in the shadows," Local 47 of the American Federation of Musicians is preparing to launch a campaign "to ensure that musicians can earn a livable wage working in Los Angeles." In a recent communique with its members, the local's executive board said more and more musicians "are being asked to record music for major, well-funded projects without union contracts. If union contracts are made irrelevant by…