Music industry

Gibson Brands transforms guitar-making into diverse 'music lifestyle' firm

“Technology is a wonderful thing, but technology doesn’t always sit well [with consumers], mostly because there’s not enough marketing dollars to let everybody know what it’s all about.”

The Los Angeles Times

Elon Musk’s Tesla looks set to launch its own music streaming service

US-based luxury car group has reportedly been speaking to major labels.

Music Business Worldwide

The Incredible Shrinking Royalty Check: Apple Music Joins Spotify In Demanding Lower Payments To Artists, Labels

It was inevitable that other music streamers would seek reductions after Spotify negotiated lower royalty payments.

HypeBot

Que vaut un musicien de nos jours (numériques)?

Le partage de la valeur créée est un sujet conflictuel partout, mais dans la musique, on atteint des sommets!

France Culture

How data is transforming the music industry

Fifteen years ago, Steve Jobs introduced the iPod. Since then, most music fans have understood this has radically changed how they listen to music.

The Conversation

Nigeria’s Afrobeats Music Scene Is Booming, but Profits Go to Pirates

Artists across the world battle illegal sales of their work. But Nigeria’s piracy problem is so ingrained that music thieves worry about rip-offs of their rip-offs, slapping warning labels on pirated CDs to insist that “lending is not allowed.”

The New York Times

7 Ways to Make Money as a Musician

Wouldn't be nice to be a full-time musician?

Music Industry How To

‘We have been very disruptive to the music industry’

Napster bosses on the rise, fall and rise of the ‘revolutionary’ music service.

Metro

L’industrie musicale ouest-africaine est en plein boom

A la vitalité artistique répond une vitalité économique. Les grandes « majors » de l’industrie musicale ne s’y sont pas trompées et se ruent à Abidjan ou Lagos.

RFI


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