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Will Digital Aggregators Lead Industry On Transparency With Spotify, Others? [Chris Castle]

After Spotify received some criticism for the somewhat opaque and mysterious nature of its deals with major labels, the question is being raised if...



YouTube Ads For Musicians

Having made a compelling video with potential is great first step to industry success, but getting that video in front of the eyes of...


How To Create The Perfect Thumbnail Image For Your YouTube and Vimeo Videos

When it comes to compelling someone to click on your video, having the right thumbnail image is critical You should always choose your own...


Spotify Shares "How Students Listen 2017" [Eliot Van Buskirk]

In addition to learning, expanding personal horizons and developing a plan for post student life, college is also a place where many shape their...


Heather McBee Talks Startup Accelerator Project Music [INTERVIEW]

In this interview Heather McBee chats about a new music focused startup accelerator, Project Music, how its altered its operations strategy, where the accelerator...


Death Of The MP3 Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Much has been said lately about the alleged demise of the MP3, although many of these stories have gotten the facts somewhat twisted, confusing...


MySpace Plays Dead In Attempt To Avoid Lawsuits

Although Myspace is already considered dead by many, the lawyers of its parent company Time Inc. recently had the company play dead via a...


Effective Music Marketing: The Anatomy Of A Show.co Campaign

This article explores how artists can take advantage of the marketing opportunity provided CD Baby's recently acquired Show.co, a company which makes online marketing...


How An "Oddball" Venue In Brooklyn Became A Haven For Artists

This article explores the phenomenon that is Brooklyn's National Sawdust, a new venue and crew working to make life easier for artists by helping...


How To Slum As A Rock Critic, Like The Rock Critics Before You

In this piece David Gerard looks at the collective state of music journalism today, bemoaning its content and quality, but also looking that potential...