Archives for August 2013

Music DIY goes digital

Anyone who's read at any length about the new, digitally-based music business paradigm knows that it's entirely possible for an artist or group to make a living in a post-label world where album sales … [Read more...]

Streaming music payments: how much do artists really receive?

Musician Zoë Keating earned $808 from 201,412 Spotify streams of tracks from two of her older releases in the first half of 2013, according to figures published by the cellist as a Google Doc. The … [Read more...]

Germany’s Recorded Music Biz Reports Growth In First Half

First-half revenue from physical and digital music formats rose to a total value of €660 million ($881 million), up 1.5% compared to the first-half of 2012, according to the Assn. of the German Music … [Read more...]