Big Money Music Finance

Big Money Music Finance

Once upon a time, music companies could afford to spend a great deal of money on artist production and development through the revenue generated by…

Music and Poverty in Mexico

Famine and colorful cd covers pave the streets of downtown Mexico City. In stand after stand, pirated product is being sold to feed poverty-struck families.…

Editorial 2011

This, our final spring release, is brought to you with the warmth of summer sunlight peaking over the horizon. Clouds are parting, but not for…

Friction in Live Music

Over the last decade, there has been a shift in artists’ revenues. While recorded music sales have dropped substantially, artists are now making more money…

The Cutting Edge of Mobile Music

Japan has always been known for its forward thinking in electronic gadgets. Most notably, Japanese cell phones always catch the attention of electronics enthusiasts from…

Live Music Galore at SXSW

Every year in mid March, thousands of people descend upon Austin, TX for the South by Southwest Music Conference & Festival. The festival, which began…