Tumblr launched a live video feature. And Twitter and Vine began allowing videos up to 140-seconds long. Also, a SoundExchange revealed that its payouts have slowed. … Read more »
Casey Rae of the Future of Music Coalition talked about the need to keep net neutrality, the SoundExchange CEO explained the value of the music industry, and vinyl continued to make a comeback at Record Store Day.
Twitter revealed all the details about its music data, indie record label heads questioned whether YouTube is beneficial to small labels and artists, and SoundExchange paid out $590 million to artists in 2013.
DMX won a case against BMI and ASCAP, SoundExchange hit $1billion in royalties and music merchandise entrepreneurs emerged to help DIY artists develop sources of income to support their careers.