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Why New Music Services Tend To Fail

I spent ten years licensing new music services and yet there are still only 3 music services acheiving discernable success: iTunes, Amazon & Spotify. Why do most music services fail? … Continue reading

March 10, 2012 · 2 Comments

‘Windowing’ A New Release Is The Most Ridiculous Thing I’ve Ever Heard

I saw at the recent Music Tank event on streaming, some old guys were debating ‘Windowing’, where a label hold back a new release on, say, Spotify in the belief … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

iTunes Now Has A “Mastered For iTunes” Section

Source: Mashable Summary excerpt: Audiophiles take note: Apple has quietly added a new section to iTunes called “Mastered for iTunes” that promises music the way “the artist and sound engineer intended.” Very … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Every Social Share Is Worth $12 To A Music Promoter

Eventbrite recently released some results which show that every social share made by someone who bought a music event ticket is worth an incredible $12! For their full analysis and … Continue reading

April 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

How To Turn A Shop In To A Farm

Hackney Council, as part of their ‘Art In Empty Spaces’ initiative, recently asked two artists to turn an unused shop in to a farm. Complete with chickens on the roof … Continue reading

December 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

Eventbrite Put A Value On Sharing

Conventional wisdom is a dangerous thing. What is accepted as ‘a given’ in one era can be regarded as quaint, old fashioned or just plain wrong in another. And so … Continue reading

October 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Secret Garden Party Launch iPhone App

Nice looking app from Secret Garden Party. £3.49? Blimey, bit steep innit? But we’ve been touting these for a while so good to see a festival has invested. Want an … Continue reading

July 20, 2010 · Leave a comment