The EDM industry has exploded into a lucrative business platform. Attendance at the top twenty global festivals jumped from 1.9 million in 2009 to over 3.4 million in 2013. As well, digital...
Vladimir Putin, leader of one of the most powerful governments in the world, has found himself scared of a 24-year-old girl. Her name is Nadezhda Tolokonnikova. Tolokonnikova, a Russian...
The Economics of EDM1
Rebel Music: Dangerous2
A Copyright Extension for EU Recordings3
Musician and businessman Jayce Varden co-founded PledgeMusic a few years ago. The company’s practice of crowdfunding is novel because it emphasizes an unprecedented customer service and targets direct-to-fan sales internationally. PledgeMusic features the crowdfunding capabilities of...Read More
Crowdfunding is surpassing record label funding in the modern artist’s lexicon and is now used for tours and recordings, album art, and music videos. For independent musicians, a crowdfunding campaign is a career stepping-stone. It helps that entrepreneurship is the rave and is encouraged...Read More