Music Streaming, New Money Vs. Old and the Market Cap of All Music… | The Cynical Musican

A must read post from The Cynical Musician: “In a hypothetical future that is nothing but streaming (a depressingly real possibility, given that everything but streaming is going down the drain), the size of the industry is capped at 70% of streaming service revenue. There’s no way to grow the industry, because there’s no new… Continue reading Music Streaming, New Money Vs. Old and the Market Cap of All Music… | The Cynical Musican

What YouTube Really Pays… Makes Spotify Look Good! #sxsw

Is this the future of music? We continue to look at more artist revenue streams. We’ve been waiting for someone to send us this kind of data. This info was provided anonymously by an indie label (we were provided screenshots but anonymized this info to a spreadsheet). Through the cooperative and collaborative efforts of artists… Continue reading What YouTube Really Pays… Makes Spotify Look Good! #sxsw

Copyright and Control | The Cynical Musician

Faza at The Cynical Musician explores the question of control in copyright. Copyright “skeptics”, like TechMike, tend to focus on the language of the “Copyright Clause” and construct elaborate theories about what “promoting the progress of science and the useful arts” really means. While they’re at it, they may wish to also consult the dictionary… Continue reading Copyright and Control | The Cynical Musician

Weekly News & Links Sunday September 9, 2012

Grab the coffee! Recent Posts: * Javier Bardem on The Rights of Artisans and Filmmakers * U2 Exploited by United Airlines, Jet Blue, HP, State Farm, Westin, Urban Outfitters… * Trichordist + Facebook = FarePlay * The Trichordist Blogroll – Labor Day 2012 New Blog VOXINDIE provides and excellent guide on how indie musicians and filmmakers can utilize… Continue reading Weekly News & Links Sunday September 9, 2012

The Trichordist Random Reader News and Links Sun Apr 22

Grab the Coffee! Here’s some interesting stories and links we discovered or were sent during the week. These may not be stories OF the week, as we share them as we find them. German Court Rules Against YouTube in Copyright Case: http://news.yahoo.com/german-court-rules-against-youtube-copyright-suit-115708414–sector.html Supporting Copyright Is Not The Same as Opposing Free Speech: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/musicblog/2012/apr/19/copyright-freedom-speech Rapidshare Writes… Continue reading The Trichordist Random Reader News and Links Sun Apr 22