interview posts

Crilio at Midem Festival 2014, © Desjardins/Image & Co

Interview: Criolo: “Music is an expression of love; that helps people carry on”

We spoke to one of the biggest stars of Midem's focus on Brazil about the industry crisis, new media... and Midem!

CALLmeKAT

Interview: CALLmeKAT: The key to fan interaction? Put yourself in their shoes!

We spoke to one of the winners of the Play Live at Midem competition about D2F and social media

Patrick Walker YouTube

Interview: Patrick Walker, Base79: Labels are “missing millions” on YouTube

For the MCN's head of content, music companies simply need to claim their content to monetise it

Lee Morrison

Interview with Believe Digital’s Lee Morrison: Back to growth?

More promotion opportunities mean more growth potential, says the digital distributor's head of sales & new business

Kevin Arnold, OpenAura

Interview: Kevin Arnold: OpenAura, a new solution for beyond-music assets

midemblog spoke to the former head of IODA about his new venture, OpenAura, in pre-launch here at Midem

Dynamic Duo

Dynamic Duo: “Technology makes it easier for us to connect with fans”

midemblog spoke to the Korean hip-hop act ahead of their performance at Midem Festival

Horst Weidenmuller

Who needs labels? Rather: who’s making the investment, says !K7′s Horst Weidenmuller

Artists will always need labels' structure and expertise, says indie figurehead Weidenmuller

Olly Wood, Black Butter Records

Who needs labels? Black Butter Records’ Ollie Wood answers

For the head of the trend-setting home to Rudimental & more, artists without labels have less time for creativity

Bas Kruijssen

Who needs Labels? Black Hole Recordings’ Bas Kruijssen answers

The new media manager of the Tiesto co-founded dance music label chimes in!

Sat Bisla

Interview: Sat Bisla: A&R in the D2F era

What does A&R mean in the direct-to-fan age? A&R Worldwide's Bisla explains