Why Is Creating Experiences So Important in Live Music

It looks like 2018 will be another record breaking year for the music industry.As summer approaches rapidly, the festival season and summer tours are getting started. Artists are making their final preps before hitting the road and fans are buying tickets to plan their summer ahead. Many music industry analysts say that in the last […]

The Rise of Latin Music and Streaming

This past week I was in Miami during the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Miami is the center of Latin music world today, being the center of a global music genre. Latin music certainly used to be a niche, but it has crossed over to mainstream music world as now it amounts to 2.8 percent of the total $8.7 billion U.S. music market.

How is the Music Modernization Act Helping Everyone in Music Industry

Last Wednesday (April 11),  United States’ House Judiciary Committee voted unanimously (32-0) to approve the Music Modernization Act. It is a big step towards clarifying how musicians, songwriters, producers and engineers get paid in the age of streaming, as the current laws are out of date. The bill has had great support from many musicians and music organizations, and for this blog post I would like to break it down for you: