Post Grammy Sales

The latest issue of Billboard reports on the fact that after this year’s Grammy Awards, the industry did not experience massive sales growth like previous…

Pretending To Buy a Latte?

Internet cafes in Australia have been put on alert after a Sydney cafe was raided by federal police. The cafe, Interville Technology, had been giving…

Keeping Classical Music Alive

The Non-Profit Strategies of Three Orchestral Titans The classical music world has experienced a drop in support from local communities on many levels. Some of…

The Billboard 200 Album Chart

No Longer As Relevant “Compared to years past, the ripple effect of the Grammys was a pimple”, said Alliance Entertainment Corp. (AEC) senior VP Robert…

Recorded Music Sales in the Holidays

In comparison with last year’s holiday season, recorded music sales revenue has decreased markedly. According to Nielsen SoundScan, volume sales of 1) albums (physical and…

The Eagles Team Up with Wal-Mart

For the first time in 28 years, The Eagles, responsible for hits such as “Hotel California” and “Desperado”, released on October 30 their new CD…

Led Zeppelin Rambles On

According to the music publication NME (nme.com), the newly reunited Led Zeppelin has entered the UK’s Top Forty singles chart with their 1971 classic, “Stairway…

Tax Tips for Musicians

“Voluntary Compliance is Mandatory” It is again that time of year when we must face one of the certainties of life. Income taxes! To most…

Grey’s Anatomy: The New Radio

Synch Licenses Break Through During this time in the music world where conditions are less than desirable and constantly changing, we, as young student musicians,…