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The Lie That Fuels The Music Industry's Paranoia

The Lie That Fuels The Music Industry's Paranoia | Music Industry | Scoop.it
We’ve heard it for a decade now. “We’re losing more than half  our music sales thanks to digital piracy,” proclaims the music industrial complex. The problem is that the music industry has freaked itself out so continually over hyped-up numbers attributed to music piracy that it can’t tell the facts [...]
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Yale Scientific Magazine | The Nation's Oldest College Science Publication – The Future of Music Technology

Yale Scientific Magazine | The Nation's Oldest College Science Publication – The Future of Music Technology | Music Industry | Scoop.it
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This is a great recap on how music playing devices have evolved over the last 150 years. From Phonographs and record players, to the iPod and the Internet, the technology we use to play music to our ears is now easily available and extremely diverse. 

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The Future of Music: The Rise of Technology and Global Music - The Good Men Project

The Future of Music: The Rise of Technology and Global Music - The Good Men Project | Music Industry | Scoop.it
With the incredible growth in music technology, music production has been taken out of the hands of the few and placed into the hands of the masses.
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This great read covers how music production and distribution has completely revolutionized the modern music industry through advances in music technology and the Internet. 

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The 13 Most Insidious, Pervasive Lies of the Modern Music Industry... - Digital Music News

The 13 Most Insidious, Pervasive Lies of the Modern Music Industry... - Digital Music News | Music Industry | Scoop.it
It was the future we all wanted so desperately to come true… Lie #1: Great music will naturally find its audience.   The Lie: The...
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This source debunks some of the myths about the modern music industry. 

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So What Can The Music Industry Do Now? | Techdirt

So What Can The Music Industry Do Now? | Techdirt | Music Industry | Scoop.it
The Techdirt Book Club book for September has been The Knockoff Economy: How Imitation Sparks Innovation. Earlier this month, we ran an excerpt about the importance of "tweakers." This second excerpt is actually the final section of the...
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The Internet has allowed for musicians to become famous without going through top music labels. 

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The Future of Music Technology - IEEE Spectrum

The Future of Music Technology - IEEE Spectrum | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Innovations will change the way we listen to - and watch - our favorite tunes
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This read offers great insight into the future of music technology. Our devices will become faster and service providers are already working on bringing this to fruition. 

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The future of music: technology is amazing, but 'music's a human thing'

The future of music:  technology is amazing, but 'music's a human thing' | Music Industry | Scoop.it
Cellist and Twitter composer Peter Gregson tells Tom Lamont about the meeting ground between music and technology
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Although technology has greatly improved an average persons potential to making music, the human aspect to music will always remain solely human... Something a computer can never replace. However, making music with code can produce amazing results and current music students are learning both. 

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Information Technology Jobs in the Music Industry | eHow

Information Technology Jobs in the Music Industry | eHow | Music Industry | Scoop.it
The ways in which music is produced and marketed have changed significantly as technology has advanced. Today, many music careers involve information technology. The broad category of information technology consists of any job in which technology is used to create, store or transfer information, reports "Entrepreneur" magazine. Individuals who are...
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Careers in IT for the modern music industry

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Massive Growth In Independent Musicians & Singers Over The Past Decade | Techdirt

Massive Growth In Independent Musicians & Singers Over The Past Decade | Techdirt | Music Industry | Scoop.it
We've discussed in the past a favorite talking point of the RIAA, claiming a 40% decline in employment for musicians over the past decade or so, which simply isn't supported by the numbers. We've been seeing a lot of people claiming...
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This source presents visual representations of the amount of independent musicians who are becoming successful and growing in numbers. Simultaneously, the number of musicians and singers who are employed by labels has gone down significantly. 

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