Editorial May 2010

Spring is here, just in time for this latest issue of the MBJ. It is my distinct pleasure to introduce you to our current crop…

The Greening of the Music Industry

Escalating greenhouse gases and worrisome climate changes are causing more people and businesses from around the world to address old and shortsighted practices that are…

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…

Editorial April 2010

As we emerge from the depths of winter, I hope you enjoy this latest issue of the MBJ.  I continue to be amazed at the…

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…

Global Touring with Gerry Barad

On February 26th 2010, Mr. Gerry Barad, Chief Operating Officer of Live Nation Global Touring, delivered the 17th annual Zafris Distinguished Lecture in Music Business/Management…