Fuga Thinks Artists Arent Smart Enough or Empowered Enough to Run Their Own Marketing and Promotion

Do artists really need labels. Fuga seems to think that artists just want to make music and they aren’t really smart enough or empowered enough to control their own marketing, promotion and royalty collection.

Here at RouteNote we think he is completely wrong! Artists are becoming more and more business and technology savvy and the time of the labels is slowly coming to an end unless they can add real value.

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French Music Industry Pave The Way For Fair Artist Treatment

SC Distribution’s label signing for WIN On Friday the French Music Industry agreed to bring in a new code of conduct based on the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN)’s Fair Digital Deals Declaration. This voluntary alteration…

Spotify Expanding to Become “Entertainment Provider for Video”

Spotify have decided to begin expanding into the online video market, as well as music streaming, going up against platforms such as YouTube and Facebook Video. Speaking at MIPCOM Matt Baxter, Spotify’s global head of…