Streaming

Now who said downloads were dead? Producers reveal to this blog exactly how much they made on Traxsource recently – and there’s still money to be made if you play your cards right…

There's no money in downloads anymore. It's all about streaming now. People don't want files cluttering up their hard drive. These are some of the things I've read and been told over the past few years. What isn't so clear is whether any of these statements are actually true. Well,…

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And whose side are you meant to be on? Music Business Worldwide publish editorial slamming UK’s “outwardly hostile” attitude towards the major labels – and just end up looking like fools…

Some people aren't easy to defend, but someone has to do it. That's why we have solicitors in the world. And it's apparently in this spirit that Music Business Worldwide decided to publish an editorial late last week accusing the UK of having an "outwardly hostile" attitude to the three…

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Breaking into the 0.1%, anyone?

Spotify is guilty of many things. It's guilty of not paying proper royalties to artists and labels. It's guilty of having enormously expensive HQs around the world. And now we can add another charge to the sheet. It's basically made it even harder for musicians to break through to the…

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