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2. If he sets one of the clips to a song available for purchase, that he paid for and downloaded, that is a song recorded by the band the footage is of, does that cross any legal lines?
Yes it does cross several legal lines. All that buying a song gives you is the right to listen to it and nothing else.
As Jack said, consult an IP attorney to protect your boss.