Recent negotiations between Clear Channel Communications and Warner Music Group have sent shockwaves throughout the recording industry. For the first time on a major scale, the broadcast...
The business of electronic dance music is undoubtedly booming. Worth globally $4.5 billion1, large-scale electronic dance music festivals often exemplify the industry’s increasing...
The Peddling of Recording Rights1
Money, Music, and Molly2
Artists and Publishers in a Bind3
Music has become the centerpiece for global marketing campaigns involving Coca-Cola and Pepsi, two of the most valuable brands in the world today1. Both companies work to protect their image and seek to recruit new and younger customers. Music is their go-between. Indeed, on April 18th, a few...Read More
Eric Sheinkop, who is in his twenties, is the Co-Founder and CEO of Music Dealers. After a brief career in the recorded music business, following studies at the University of Wisconsin and Full Sail, he began work with Fortune 500 companies, including McDonalds, PMI, and Kellogg. He launched...Read More