This week on MusicThinkTank, we heard about Myspace's musical resurgence, learned why every DJ should have high-end headphones, witnessed ten industry predictions for 2016, and much more.
Regular Hypebot readers know that I generally stay away from self-promotion. Most don't even realize that Hypebot and MusicThinkTank are published by longstanding boutique booking agency Skyline Music, which I helped found and still run. Today, I'm stepping out from under my own code of silence to share some exciting news.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we hear how millennials feel about recorded music, pick up some tips on the best way to behave at a concert, and how indie artists can utilize YouTube, plus much more.
This week in the world of music commentary, SONGS CEO Matt Pincus weighs in on why a two-class system would be harmful to the music industry as a whole, we hear a response to Jimmy Iovine's comments, and explore the logic behind the Pandora/Rdio deal.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we read an open letter to Jimmy Iovine, examine Nielsen's 360 music report, and learn why your current songs probably won't work for film or TV, plus much more.
Alabama State University is in the hot seat after they're caught in a fake Lil Wayne concert scam, Jimmy Iovine alienates half of Apple's customer base, and the Eagles Of Death Metal release their first statement since the Paris attacks. This plus more as we take a look back at the music industry's week that was.