Merlin on YouTube music payouts: ‘Their figures are by far the worst’ | Music Ally

“The ironic thing is that the service that pays the least is the service that’s the most well funded and run by the biggest company in the world: their figures are by far the worst, whether you measure them on a per-stream basis or a per-user basis. I tend to get myself in trouble when… Continue reading Merlin on YouTube music payouts: ‘Their figures are by far the worst’ | Music Ally

Merlin on YouTube music payouts: “Their figures are by far the worst” | Music Ally

No surprise to us… “The ironic thing is that the service that pays the least is the service that’s the most well funded and run by the biggest company in the world: their figures are by far the worst, whether you measure them on a per-stream basis or a per-user basis. I tend to get… Continue reading Merlin on YouTube music payouts: “Their figures are by far the worst” | Music Ally

Billy Bragg and Beggars Group Rethink YouTube & Streaming… | MusicAlly

We wonder if this is the future of music and artist revenue streams? While Wheeler was positive about subscription streaming services, he opened both barrels on YouTube. “If YouTube launches a subscription service and it eats Spotify and Rdio, you’ll look back at these times as great days,” he cautioned. “They want to eat all… Continue reading Billy Bragg and Beggars Group Rethink YouTube & Streaming… | MusicAlly