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The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t

The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
In the digital economy, it was supposed to be impossible to make money by making art. Instead, creative careers are thriving — but in complicated and unexpected ways.
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The Golden Age of Music

The Golden Age of Music | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Why should music, which is beloved by people in every culture, be anything less than an economic powerhouse?
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Five ways Taylor Swift is changing the world - BBC News

Five ways Taylor Swift is changing the world - BBC News | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
As Taylor Swift persuades Apple Music to reverse its payment policy, the BBC News website looks at other ways the star has impacted the world in which we live.
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How the compact disc lost its shine

How the compact disc lost its shine | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
It’s 30 years since Dire Straits’ Brothers in Arms began the CD boom. How did the revolution in music formats come about and what killed it?
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How Hip-Hop Conquered Streaming

How Hip-Hop Conquered Streaming | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Though it's second fiddle in digital and physical sales to rock and pop, hip-hop has long been the most popular genre on music streaming services. BuzzFeed News spoke to music industry experts to f...
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Articles: How Much Is Music Really Worth?

Articles: How Much Is Music Really Worth? | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
With the music business in an especially volatile state right now, Marc Hogan puts the industry’s woes in perspective by ...
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Portishead made just $2,500 off 34 million streams

Portishead made just $2,500 off 34 million streams | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Geoff Barrow shares rough estimate of a crappy deal.
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Your Ultimate Music Discovery Guide

Your Ultimate Music Discovery Guide - Medium
61+ different places to discover new and interesting music from the curators of asongaday.co, and how to incorporate the…
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Big Music Labels Want to Make Free Music Hard to Get, and Apple Says They're Right

Big Music Labels Want to Make Free Music Hard to Get, and Apple Says They're Right | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Spotify and YouTube say they're wrong.
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5 Things the Music Industry Needs to Stop Bitching About  - MTT - Music Think Tank

5 Things the Music Industry Needs to Stop Bitching About  - MTT - Music Think Tank | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Managers, agents, publicists, artists, we love to b**ch! I’m the first one to admit t...
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The Ultimate Top 100 Music Industry Blogs List

The Ultimate Top 100 Music Industry Blogs List | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
A couple weeks ago I posted an article called, Top 100 Music Blogs . So what's the difference? Well Top 100 Music Blogs focused more on the actual music and reviews. In other words they were geared more toward actual music listeners where these blogs might be something you would be interested in for staying on top of changes in the industry, learning how to market your music, and learning the name of some of the key players behind the scenes.
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Starbucks Stops Selling CDs, Because CDs Are Finally Over

Starbucks Stops Selling CDs, Because CDs Are Finally Over | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
There's reason to mourn: Once upon a time, people thought the coffee chain could be the future of music.
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Articles: Up Next: How Playlists Are Curating the Future of Music

Articles: Up Next: How Playlists Are Curating the Future of Music | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Through interviews with the people behind services like Apple Music, Spotify, and Google Play Music—as well as IRL experts at ...
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Taylor Swift Is a Music Business Genius: A Reading List

Taylor Swift Is a Music Business Genius: A Reading List | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Taylor Swift has done it again, this time getting Apple to change its streaming deal with artists. Here's a collection of stories on how the pop star runs the music industry.  * * * 1. The Future o...
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"If you want to use music, you've got to pay for it": Music's crisis, and how to fix it

Why the music industry should be tackling three major problems: infrastructure, transparency, and technology.
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We talked to an exec from Tidal to find out what it's like to work with Jay Z

We talked to an exec from Tidal to find out what it's like to work with Jay Z | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
This is what it's like to work inside Jay Z's streaming music company.

Via Benjamin DEBUSSCHERE
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Revenge Of The Record Labels: How The Majors Renewed Their Grip On Music

Revenge Of The Record Labels: How The Majors Renewed Their Grip On Music | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
While Jay Z's streaming service grabs headlines, music's majors are quietly hijacking the multibillion-dollar digital revolution.
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How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online - 2015 Remix - Information Is Beautiful

How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online - 2015 Remix - Information Is Beautiful | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
How many CD sales, downloads or streams does a musician need to get to make minimum wage? Are musicians best off with Spotify, Tidal, or going old-school?
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Spotify Unveils A Bold New Brand Identity

Spotify Unveils A Bold New Brand Identity | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
The new look signals an identity shift: "We're a music brand, not a tech company!"
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Streaming with the Fishes

Streaming with the Fishes - Cuepoint - Medium
Modern music industry tactics feel like tricks from the old neighborhood
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Is new music killing the record industry?

Is new music killing the record industry? | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
As Brit award nominations show, the music industry has chosen to counter declining sales by pouring money into new acts, most of whom never make it. But the key to success may be a return to the old-fashion model of nurturing talent
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Top 100 Music Blogs 2015

Top 100 Music Blogs 2015 | The New Business of Music | Scoop.it
Want to get heard by dedicated music listeners in your genre? Here's a list of the top 100 music blogs. They're in no particular order or sequence of being the best, but I did list them according to their genre to help you sort through them.

I added a brief description, and if you want to send a press kit or track check out their site first and maybe even try to contact a certain writer. (That is how I would do it.)

Music lovers support these sites and a pre-qualification for the list is that
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