Posts Tagged ‘Major Labels’

New Distribution Methods in the Modern Era (Part 3)

Now that you’ve heard Mike Shinoda talk about labels and youtube, lets look at it from another perspective. OK GO. Here is a band that managed to rocket themselves into stardom because they found a way to be creative, capture it for little to no money, and post it on youtube. I will assume you […]

New Distribution Methods in the Modern Era (Part 2)

Ok. I realize this may be asking more than you’re willing to do, but before you pass any judgments, hear me out. I want you to listen to this podcast with Mike Shinda of Linkin Park.  WAIT… DON’T CLOSE THE PAGE. Regardless of what your opinion is of his band’s music, Mike has seen a […]

Corporate Sell Out!!!

Editor’s note: Yes, it’s true. I’m double posting. But please keep in mind, I’m old enough to convince myself it’s being “efficient” rather than “lazy”. While the term “sell out” has been thrown around the music industry for years, it’s never been more true to its meaning than it is today. In the wake of […]

I Want My (Sixty) Two Dollars!

  There isn’t much for me to say, that this lovely animated picture didn’t already say for me. What we have here is an artist who released music on Warner Bros (a Major Label). He has posted a recent statement which included his first figures for the online sales of his band’s record(s). It shows that […]