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Mathieu Santos of Ra Ra Riot talks about how the band started, what he has learned about touring and building up as an artist and gives some advice to those that want to make music their career.
Singer/songwriter Jason Reeves talks about co-writing, the process of building a touring base and why you need to stay focused on your unique vision as an artist in order to have a long-lasting music career.
The BPI worked with ISPs to create punishment for UK music piracy, an article presented four partnerships between music and brands, and Zoe Keating wrote an op-ed piece about her 10 years as a DIY artist.
Pandora sued ASCAP to lower the royalty rate it pays to music publishers and songwriters, analysts discussed how the results of the November 6 elections could impact the music industry, and Rolling Stone explored the many challenges for major label artists as they go the DIY route.
Editor in Chief and bio writer Julia Rogers shares some press release tips for DIY artists that will help them successfully build excitement around memorable events, attract music journalists and build personal relationships with their fans.
New York Magazine presented a breakdown of the industry’s new music metrics, David Byrne released his latest book How Music Works, and Rdio announced its new Artist Program.
The Entertainment and Media Outlook showed music industry has finally learned how to manage online music, the new Digital Music News infographic showed that DIY artists are faring well, and DIY Music released an improved platform to drive sales through social media.
Rob Reid, author, entrepreneur and founder of Listen.com/Rhapsody talks about his background in the technology, Internet and music space, his first novel and how writers, artists and musicians can connect personally with their audience.
A study revealed that DIY artists that hire a professional team are most profitable, digital music sales surpassed physical sales in the first months of 2012, and an RIAA EVP revealed the problems with Google’s methods of fighting online piracy.