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The Daily Swarm - Festivals Seem Completely Immune to Touring's Downturn...

The Daily Swarm - Festivals Seem Completely Immune to Touring's Downturn... | music innovation | Scoop.it
USA Today:

The concert industry suffered a serious decline in 2010, but the festival sector is roaring back, seemingly immune to the setbacks that music tours experienced.

“Consumers have shown they crave an immersive experience and the ‘smorgasbord’ of bands that festivals allow,” says Ray Waddell, senior touring editor for Billboard.

Last summer, high-profile tours including the Jonas Brothers and American Idols Live struggled with slow sales, cancellations and postponements. Gross revenue for the top 100 tours dropped 13% from $2.5 billion in 2009 to $2.2 billion, and ticket sales fell 12% from 40.5 million to 35.7 million, according to industry tracker Pollstar. Meanwhile, festivals like Coachella (75,000 attendees a day), Sasquatch!, Stagecoach (50,000 daily), Rock on the Range (60,000 fans) and Lollapalooza (240,000 total) set attendance records…
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Spotify : le freemium devient rentable ? » Article » OWNImusic, Réflexion, initiative, pratiques

Spotify : le freemium devient rentable ? » Article » OWNImusic, Réflexion, initiative, pratiques | music innovation | Scoop.it
Avec une forte croissance des abonnements premium sur Spotify, le service de streaming serait-il en train démontrer la pertinence économique du modèle freemium ? | owni.fr, Digital Journalism : Société, pouvoirs et cultures numériques
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Artist Revenue Streams | Future of Music Coalition

Artist Revenue Streams | Future of Music Coalition | music innovation | Scoop.it
Future of Music Coalition has launched a multi-method research project to assess how musicians’ revenue streams are changing in this new music landscape. We’re currently seeking a small but diverse set of musicians who are willing to participate in the interview stage of this work.
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