CATEGORY: MUSIC BUSINESS

This Week In Music Commentary

This week in music commentary, industry insiders weighed in why music and tech shall forever be intertwined, the importance of not simply treating your...



Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. and Indie Music

We have a plethora of tips for independent and DIY artists this week, as we offer advice on accessible and affordable marketing, provide a...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Songwriting • UK Festival • The Business Of Sync, Music Supervision • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, contributors shared articles on some unconventional tips for writing music, how the UK festival scene has evolved over time, what...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this flip back through the past week's music industry news, we revisit the play gap in men's vs. women's performance on the charts,...


TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts

This week readers went wild over Festify, Amazon launched a free ad supported music service, Live Nation Urban announced a series of events designed...


Amazon, YouTube Just Launched Free Music Services But Neither Is A ‘Spotify Killer’

Amazon and YouTube each just launched free music streamers. Like Spotify's free tier, both offer free ad-supported music. But despite the media hype, their...


Breaking Down The Gender Play Gap: Men vs Women’s Performance On Music Charts

While a recent Billboard headline proclaiming...


Convergence In Music Industry as Managers Become Labels, Distributors Become Marketers and More

In this piece, Jake Udell reflects on the how music companies are increasingly converging to become the same thing as they try to wear...


17 Accessible and Affordable Music Marketing Tips

Music marketing changed almost entirely in the last decade, and while variety of new tools and techniques are now available to artists, many of...


Why Music And Tech Can Never Be Separated

In 2019, music and technology have become more linked together than ever, with new tech advancement now part and parcel of every aspect of...