Category Archive: Business

We need more filters to find the very special music 

Nowadays is easier than ever for an artist release an album: through a label (one of the three major labels, their subsidiaries or an independent label), release founded by crowdfunding as Kickstarted, release… Continue reading

The death of the rock?

“Woke up this morning with the strangest feeling/I had a nightmare, but I wasn’t dreaming/I ran outside to see, it’s not 2003/Turned on the radio it’s so confusing/Rappers were singing/And rockers DJ’ing/There’s no… Continue reading

Our vision is to become the next standard format. Interview with Bruce Pavitt and Adam Farish, founders of 8Stem.

Bruce Pavitt is well known as one of the founders of Sub Pop, an alternative label which in 1980s kickstarted the success of grunge bands as Nirvana, Soundgarden and Mudhoney. By the other… Continue reading

Corn Flakes with John Lennon and Other Tales from a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life by Robert Hilburn

One November night, Robert Hilburn was hanging with John Lennon in a studio recording and the “atmosphere was so relaxed that John invited me to contribute to the album’s sound effects”. But “one… Continue reading

Choosing the right Setlist

Often, when we go to a concert/gig, we want the artist/singer/musician play the songs we like… but how do they choose the songs to play? How do they pick the songs for a… Continue reading

Never Miss a Beat with Record Bird – An exclusive interview with Co-Founder Andreas Mahringer.

Day after day, there are a lot of releases in the music market of several artists/musicians/groups. But also, there are a gap between offer and demand: the fans of the artists/musicians/groups can’t know… Continue reading

The artist or the oeuvre?

In recent days was published in the site Tenement TV an article titled “Could Massive Attack’s 3D Be Banksy?” by Craig Williams. According to this article, the “startling suggestion was made this afternoon… Continue reading

Interactive music, interactive apps

Nowadays there are an app for almost everything: from help to maintain health to scan documents, from apps to check the schedules of flights to apps to play games…That’s why is not strange… Continue reading