Music Biz posts

Taylor Swift

Melina Druga: Taylor Swift’s $2.9m per concert… & more top live music stats

The money is still very much in live music, as these latest figures from Reportlinker show...

Fair Music

Fair Music: Transparency and Money Flows in the Music Industry

Transparency, cash flows: music monetisation is facing many challenges these days - but they can be overcome, says Rethink Music

Doug Morris, Sony

Midem 2015 Day 3 Wrap: Sony’s Doug Morris and freemium vs. premium

Music videos, successful independents and how creators avoid issues caused by gentrification

music city

The Mastering of a Music City – exclusive report from IFPI & Music Canada

Music cities can generate economic growth: find out why in this report, revealed today at Midem!

Palm trees Cannes

How to follow Midem 2015, live!

Midem 2015 kicks off tomorrow, June 5. New summery dates, stunning speakers, a fantastic festival... here's how to follow it all!

Sammy Andrews

Interview with Sammy Andrews: “There’s never been a better time for artists to monetise fanbases”

Welcome to our latest Midem Label Ambassador, Cooking Vinyl’s Head of Digital!

Irwin Z. Robinson

Interview with Irwin Z. Robinson: “It all starts with a song”

This year's ICMP Ralph Peer II Award winner shares insight on publishing issues and challenges

global music funding trends

Global funding trends for popular music – exclusive Sound Diplomacy white paper

How is popular music funded across the globe? Discover the latest trends pre-Midem, with Sound Diplomacy!

US music copyright law

Dina LaPolt: Why music copyright law is at a turning point in the US

Here's everything you need to know about music copyright in the US ahead of Midem, according to leading US music lawyer LaPolt

Sam Lee Deezer

Interview with Sam Lee: “We’ve built up a strong editorial voice for Deezer”

How important are playlists for driving listening to streaming platforms? Deezer's editor gives us some insight