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TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

This week's most read on Hypebot: A new poll suggests trouble for Spotify, some tips for mastering Apple Music, and list of winners from 2015's AP Music Awards. 4 Things Successful Musicians Do Differently Alternative Press Music Awards 2015 - Complete List Of Winners Poll Of 17,000 Apple Users Spells...

This Week in Music Commentary

This week in music commentary, a revealing poll regarding Apple users, the Bitcoin Blockchain, and the value (or lack thereof) of music services recommending new music. Do Streaming Music Exclusives Matter? Poll Of 17,000 Apple Users Spells Trouble For Spotify Are Music Services Wasting Time Recommending New Music? The Bitcoin...

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

Some unique ways of peddling merch, advice for touring in the Eurozone, techniques for maintaining interest in your music post-release, and how not to describe your music to journalists. It's our weekly guide to getting it done. 4 Things Successful Musicians Do Differently Top 5 Ways To Master Apple Music...

Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Getting Featured • The Art Of DJing • Music Videos On A Budget

This week on MusicThinkTank.com we examine how you can get your music featured, explore the art of DJing, and share some tips for filming a high quality music video on a budget. _______________________________ Jorge Brea | Increase The Probability Of Getting Featured Partrick Gerald | The Art Of DJing Dartsya...

REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

Significant growth from both Rhapsody and BandsInTown, the founder of Grooveshark is found dead, and we question whether or not music streaming exclusives even matter. This and more in our look back at the week in music. The Bitcoin Blockchain Might Save The Music Industry How To Get Your Music...

Bitcoin Can't Save The Music Industry If The Music Industry Continues To Resist Transparency

Yesterday music business scholar and entrepreneur George Howard laid out the basics of what Bitcoin Blockchain is and how it could save the music industry. Today, in Part Two of this must read series he looks at the obstacles Guest post by George Howard. Here’s a strawman that I believe...

Talking Artist Management With Adina Friedman [Megan Trainor, Lindsey Sterling]

In this installment of Tunecore's Artist Management Series they speak with Adina Friedman, who was involved with the management of, among others, Meghan Trainor and violin sensation Lindsey Stirling. ________________________________________ Guest Post by Kevin Cornell on Tunecore.com As we continue to plow through the month of July, we’re thrilled to...

US Government Seeks To Steal Kim Dotcom's Assets

While now infamous internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom is battling extradition from New Zealand, a separate lawsuit has been filed by the US Government aimed at seizing Kim's assets. _______________________ Guest Post by Mike Masnick on TechDirt.com Earlier this year, we covered a very troubling situation involving Kim Dotcom and the...

Tips For Touring Europe As A Musician

Touring can be a difficult experience no matter where you are, but these difficulties are often magnified when said tour takes place in a foreign country. Here are a few tips for saving money and reducing stress when touring across the pond. ____________________________________ Guest Post by Stephen Simmons on The...

Music Publishing News Roundup 7.14.15: Spotify Discover • Grooveshark • YouTube's Paid Service

Grooveshark co-founder Josh Greenberg was discovered dead at his Florida home on Sunday. Police say there are no signs of drug use or foul play. His mother reported that Greenberg had no known health problems and was faring well after Grooveshark, the streaming service he and Sam Tarantino founded in...

Live Nation & Yahoo Renew Concert Streaming Partnership

Yahoo and Live Nation spent the past year live-streaming a concert every day and with the first year drawing to a close on July 14th, the numbers are in and a new deal has been struck According to Billboard, Yahoo and Live Nation online concerts logged 135 million live streams...

AM NEWS BRIEF: Strong Q2 @ Pandora, Amazon • YouTube Evolves, Labels Restless • Soundcloud Tips Paid • Guvera? • More

T.G.I.Friday 7.24.2015 Must Read Music Business News & Views From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News tab. CLICK HERE

5 Omissions From Berklee College/Rethink Music’s Report

Berklee College of Music/Rethink-Music/Kobalt Music put out a report criticizing various rights/publishing organizations within the music industry for not providing artists with sufficient transparency or pay, although this article posits that the report should have delved deeper. Show More Summary

Amp Up Your Production Value With YouTube Spaces

Will YouTube see a return on its latest investment? In an effort to assist its creators in making original content with high production value, YouTube has begun opening resource centers to be used by its filmmakers, free of charge. ______________________________ Guest Post by Kevin McAdoo on The Daily Rind Just...

The Bitcoin Blockchain Might Save The Music Industry...If Only We Could Understand It

In an era when income is measured in the fraction of a penny earned as music is streamed, shared and otherwise exploited across the globe, proper compensation of creators is an issue of growing urgency. But there may be an answer, if we can understand and embrace it, says music...

Don't Miss Hypebot's #Chicago Music And Tech Meetup

After hugely successful Hypebot sponsored music and tech meetups in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York City, we're expanding to Chicago on August 5, 2015. Details on how to register are below. ______________________________________ Hypebot presents our first Chicago meetup for readers to network with their peers. You are invited...

Amazon Now Selling Concert Tickets Without The Extra Charges

As part of its attempt to get into the ticketing business, Amazon is selling tickets to an upcoming festival sans the obnoxious service charge. _________________________________ Guest Post by Bobby Owsinski on Music 3.0 One of the things that everyone hates is the service charge attached to a concert ticket when...

International Songwriting Competition Announces 2105 Judges Panel

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) has announced an impressive judges panel of top artists and music industry executives for the 2015 edition of the competition. _______________________________________ The panel for theShow More Summary

How To Get Your Music Featured On iTunes, Beatport

Looking to get your music featured on Beatport or iTunes? Here are some different rules and techniques to utilize that will help to draw increased attention to your music, whatever service it may be on. __________________________________________ As an increasing number of labels and artists seek to become producers as well,...

Major Executive Shakeup At EDM Giant SFXE

Much like its founder Robert Sillerman, EDM giant SFX Entertainment has been constantly shifting and somewhat volatile since birth. Now, just days before Sillerman is set to take the public SFXE private, there's been another shakeup in the company's upper management. SFX Entertainment has. announced changes to their organizational structure,...

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