iTunes Accounts for 82% of Total Digital Revenues for CD Baby

Have you ever wondered how much iTunes account for digital sales online? One of our competitors CD Baby has published their 2008 results which shows that iTunes currently accounts for over 82% of their total…

Digital Music Revenues Double In Brazil, But Because of Mobile

A recent report by international music trade group IFPI re-affirms Brazil as Latin America’s top digital music market, with revenues doubling in 2008. According to IFPI’s “Digital Music Report 2009,” digital accounts for more than…

The Tony Maserati Collection – Waves Audio Signature Series Software plug-ins

Waves continue their domination of digital music production releasing the first product for their ‘Signature Series’, The Tony Maserati Collection.   For the amateur producers / engineers that haven’t heard the name, Maserati is the…

SongBeat: The New Music Piracy Tool That Will End Up Closing Soon Enough!

In the current climate P2P and Bittorrent file sharing isnt seen as illegal in all countries, but overall it has to be the biggest threat on the music industry because of its nature. Songbeat has…

Universal Music, Are They Starting To Adopt Digital Business Models Correctly?

In the last year or so it has been tough times for the major record labels. The majors have not really been moving into the digital as fast as they should, whilst at the same…

Musician Self Promotion

We’re changing the look and content of our tools section to make it more useful to artists, and we’ll be posting a series of articles to go along with some of the tools we’re putting…

CDBaby Sale Seems To Have Been Way To Cheap. $22m Is Crazy!!

Derek Sivers earned $22 million from the sale of CD Baby, according to an interview surfacing Thursday.  Sivers sold the company to Disc Makers in early August of this year after breaking ground in the…

Scandinavian Experimentation – TDC Denmark in ISP funded music model

The whole industry is aware that traditional, physical music sales are threatened by new mobile and internet methods of music consumption, and lot of suggestions for the way that music will be paid for in…