Court Rules Against Grooveshark Again, EMI Wins Summary Judgment Worth Up To $420 Million
That Grooveshark is still in business is a surprise to many. The music streaming service has fought and mostly lost a series of lawsuits with record labels since 2009. Will. Continue reading
MusicThinkTank Weekly Recap: Pandora: A Change In Priorities & More
Where The Music Industry Thinks Out Loud Mark Doyon: Pandora: A Change in Priorities Tom Dennehy: You Bought It, You Own It, You Should Be Able to Do What. Continue reading
You Bought It, You Own It, You Should Be Able to Do What You Want With It.
After you purchase a song, you have certain rights like the ability to access the file. The First Sale Doctrine gives people the right to lend, resell, or give away. Continue reading
Can The Cloud Satisfy The Demands Of Bit Snobs?
For all the music fans that care about high quality audio, the cloud may not satisfy streaming audio demands. On Music Think Tank, Tom Dennehy explains what factors come into. Continue reading
Research: Young Listeners May Embrace CD Quality Audio, But It Won’t Be On A CD
According to research conducted by Dr. Sean Olive, young listeners choose CD-quality audio over lossy alternatives when given the choice. Listeners may prefer CD-quality audio, but many do not embrace. Continue reading
SpotiWHY? Are Subscription Music Services A Sustainable Business Model?
MUST READ: Subscription music and streaming services have been everywhere lately especially Spotify – a service that many either love or hate. We've covering Spotify’s controversy with artist payments and. Continue reading
Online Music Licensing Resources
Artists are always looking to get more people to listen to their music. One way to get more exposure is through licensing your music for TV, film, advertising, etc. What. Continue reading
MusicThinkTank Weekly Recap: Silver Bullets, Fan Ownership & Crowdsourcing
Where The Music Industry Thinks Out Loud Minh Chau: The Silver Bullet For Music Business Success Chris Stoneman: What Do Music Fans Want To Own, and Why? Benjamin Slayter: Is. Continue reading
What Do Music Fans Want To Own, And Why?
On Music Think Tank, Chris Stoneman discusses the topic of ownership. With the changes in how fans consume music, ownership has changed as well. Chris explains three ways we desire. Continue reading
Should Digital Collections Be Worth Something?
On Music Think Tank, Kyle Bylin ponders the value of digital collections and ownership. Ebooks and music are digital collections that are worth nothing. With the increasing popularity of ebooks. Continue reading