Bragg backs fight over YouTube deal

Press Association
Billy Bragg gig - Nottingham
Billy Bragg gig - Nottingham

%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Billy Bragg is among figures calling for Europe's ruling bodies to step in to help independent labels get better terms for their artists in a proposed new streaming service being developed by YouTube.

An alliance of bodies representing smaller record firms and musicians themselves is asking the European Commission (EC) to step in with regulatory action to ensure they get a better deal.