A Controversial Grammy Night

Technology has changed not just how music is transmitted but also how it is made, helping independent artists become national sensations in a matter of…

Editorial April 2011

As we observe the sudden shifts in New England weather over these past few weeks, there seems a distinct sense of renewal in the air. …

The Music Industry in 2011

More than ten years have passed since the debut of Napster shook the record industry. The file-sharing software gave music listeners access to an immense …

Venture Capitalists: Paying For The Muse, Music Business Journal

Venture Capitalists: Paying For The Muse

The rebirth of venture capital, originally fueled by the equity related collapses of the early 2000s, is in the air. Publications like Fortune and the Wall Street Journal seem fixated on the…

A New Standard for Concert Tickets

The new joint venture between Anschutz Entertainment Group and Outbox Enterprises is newsworthy. AEG Live is one of the primary entertainment presenters in the world,…

See The Tree, How Big Its Grown

Music instrument manufacturers are a source pleasure for players and non-players alike. Without them, sound would not be as heavenly or music as good. Yet…