Tagged: independent artists
SoundExchange Royalty Rates, Adele’s Marketing Strategy and Bitcoin Technology News, November 30, 2015
The Register of Copyrights said SoundExchange rates will continue to be the same for indies and major labels. Also, the New York Times outlined why… Read more »
Forbes explored the effects of social media on music retail. Also, Billy Corgan talked about ditching outdated business models in the music industry. And experts… Read more »
Lead singer/songwriter Brad Roberts of The Crash Test Dummies relays the experience of transitioning from major label to independent artist and shares some advice for songwriters that want to succeed in the current climate.
A huge illegal music pressing plant was shut down by police, the industry questioned whether Garth Brooks can successfully forge a comeback, and over 700 indie labels signed the new Fair Digital Deals Declaration.
Indie labels and artists quarreled over YouTube’s new subscription video service, The Guardian explored whether or not fan funding will really transform the music industry, and the (RIAA) said it has now reported 50 million pirated music links to Google.
Emmanuel Zunz of ONErpm talks about how the music distribution landscape has evolved in the Digital Age and shares some tips for indie artists looking to establish partnerships with music distributors that will help them market and sell their recordings.
Brian Shafton, co-founder of RBC Record Label Services talks about how new and emerging independent artists can build solid careers in the music business and offers some examples of artists that are successfully building their brands and businesses.