We all remember the Harlem Shake, bell-bottom pants, and fidget spinners, right? All three came out of nowhere, garnering fame and fortune across the entire internet. Some would say the fidget spinner “broke the internet” and some people’s wallets. We often times get caught up in our lives that we don’t have time to think […]
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Streaming music is the current state and future of the music industry. Aside from performing and selling merchandise, streaming has become a main source for artists’ and bands’ income. While there are inefficiencies and improvements that desperately need to be made, streaming is where artists and musicians need to be focusing their time if they […]
One thing I absolutely despise is self-entitled people; people who think that they are owed anything and everything from everyone. This is beyond frustrating, hindering to your career and professional aspirations and, most importantly, it’s extremely disrespectful. I had a lengthy conversation with one of my employers the other day where this topic was heavily […]
How can the music industry truly stop piracy? Can the music industry end piracy? Piracy within all industries has been an issue that’s been around since the beginning of the internet. In today’s digital world it’s much easier to gain access to music and paid-for files for free. There are a good handful of key […]
I was recently asked a very valuable question about musical artists on Twitter: What makes an artist indispensable? What does make an artist indispensable? Well, a few things come to mind. Let me explain and break them down for you. 1. Originality. Yes, believe it or not, we only need one David Guetta, Tiësto, Marshmello, and […]
Since I started writing for music blogs I base the content I share from EPKs that I’m sent. It’s quite often that it’s just forwarded to me from my supervisor or editor, but I will get the occasional email, Twitter DM, or Facebook message that contains an EPK.