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Music biz expert Passman: Subscriptions can save us

Author of "All You Need to Know About the Music Business" acknowledges the impending death of the CD, but he remains optimistic about the long-term health of the industry.

By November 17, 2009

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RouteNote: A cheap way to get your tunes on iTunes

CDBaby and Tunecore are well-established ways for independent musicians to get their songs placed on iTunes and other music stores, but RouteNote's cheaper.

By February 20, 2009

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MSN Unsigned seems half-hearted

If MSN were serious about giving unsigned musicians a shot at fame, it wouldn't launch a site like this.

By December 2, 2008

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JamLegend turns your keyboard into a guitar

Played Guitar Hero before? This is pretty much the same thing, but in your browser.

By September 22, 2008

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Lessons from Social.fm

When I spoke to a Mercora founder a couple years ago, I didn't understand the start-up's vision and business model. Lack of clarity may have been its fatal flaw.

By August 5, 2008

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Universal-BSkyB subscription service will fail without other labels

Consumers don't know and don't care about record labels. They want to find music by their favorite artists, and if the selection's not there, the service won't be used.

By July 22, 2008

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MySpace Music: Why limit it to majors?

MySpace announced an initiative with three of the four major labels to offer downloads on artist pages. The site should offer the same services to independent artists, says Matt Rosoff.

By April 3, 2008

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Why most digital distribution start-ups will fail

Speakerheart, a relatively new online service for selling downloads, shows the problem with digital distribution start-ups: lack of critical mass.

By March 5, 2008

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Yahoo Music reportedly going DRM-free

According to anonymous record label execs quoted in an AP story, Yahoo Music will sell DRM-free tracks soon.

By January 25, 2008

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10 predictions for 2008

10 predictions for music and technology in 2008.

By December 27, 2007