When oneself think in buy a song, is just for listen that song but… what could happen if oneself could buy a share of a song and, most important, the royalties of that song? A company called Royal Exchange is offering an IPO of the shares of a new company, called Royalty Flow. This new […]Read More Investing in music royalties
“I do touch my fans” answered Avril Lavigne to the radio station KISS 92.5, after some pictures of a meet and greet with her fans in Brazil were published in 2014: they payed $400 to stand almost near of the singer, but they cannot touch her. (You can check it out the full article in […]Read More Meet and greets. Expectations vs reality
When somebody loved dies, there are some many options to remember: through videos, letters, messages, pictures, etc. But an innovative approach to being alive after dead, is became in a Vynil. Yes! This option is now available in an U.K. Company named And Vynyly. This company “put cremated body parts into raw vinyl that is […]Read More The Sound of the Dead
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 directly through Bandcamp or Soundcloud, or even release their music via YouTube. While in the old times the first filter was the […]Read More We need more filters to find the very special music
“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 guitars on the songs that they’re playing (…)”. Those are the lyrics of “40 oz. Dream”, a song of Good Charlotte, the […]Read More The death of the rock?
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 hand, Adam Farish, is musician, producer, sound engineer, and tech entrepreneur. Both, have created 8Stem, which according to their web page is […]Read More Our vision is to become the next standard format. Interview with Bruce Pavitt and Adam Farish, founders of 8Stem.
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 thing troubled me during the all-night recording sessions: the way John would slip from time to time into an adjoining lounge. The […]Read More Corn Flakes with John Lennon and Other Tales from a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life by Robert Hilburn