Tumblr’s Music Evangelist Nate Auerbach talks about the benefits of marketing through Tumblr and shares a few best practices for artists that want to get the most out of social media sites.
Spotify said it will continue to develop on-demand video. And Music Venue Trust continued to fight for small music venues in the U.K. Also, Spinal… Read more »
Jacob Slichter of the band Semisonic talks about being in a successful touring and recording band, why he was inspired to write a book on the music industry and how the music business has changed in the past 20 years.
2016 Music Industry Boom, Amazon Music Unlimited and Americana Overtaking Country News, October 18 2016
The music industry is headed for its most successful year since 2009. Also, Amazon Music Unlimited launched. And Americana outsold country for the first time… Read more »
GRAMMY Award-winning Songwriter Itaal Shur discusses his career producing and writing songs and about being an artist in his own right.
Potential Spotify SoundCloud Purchase, the Facebook Events App and the Live Nation and Ticketmaster Anti-Trust Lawsuit News October 11 2016
Insiders said Spotify is in serious talks to buy SoundCloud. Also, Facebook released a new standalone Events app. And Live Nation and Ticketmaster were accused… Read more »
YouTube hired a former label executive to ease tensions with labels and artists. Also, PledgeMusic acquired Set.fm. And Pandora’s Thumbprint Radio enjoyed success in its… Read more »
The following is a guest post written by Melanie Kealey that was originally published in July 2015. Melanie is an artist manager, blogger, and support… Read more »
iHeart Radio Subscription Service, YouTube-mp3.org Lawsuit and Music Piracy Prevention News, September 27 2016
iHeartRadio launched a new subscription streaming service. Also, major labels sued a service that rips audio from YouTube videos. And a new study showed legal… Read more »