The Best Music & Business News Recap – Week of 5/2/16


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Must Read Music & Business Articles From Last Week

Music Business News:

  • The Best Music & Business News Recap (Week of 5/2/16)– http://tinyurl.com/jzotduo
  • Live Nation & Hulu Partner For Virtual Reality Concerts– ht.ly/4nurkD
  • Music Festivals: Revenue For Event And Host City Is Staggering– ht.ly/4nurch
  • How Music Piracy Is Completely Changing In 2016– ht.ly/4nur35
  • How Live Music Can Save Itself From Disruption– ht.ly/4ns0yC
  • 2 Acts In Congress Could Make It Easier For International Acts To Tour The USA– ht.ly/4nrZzA
  • Apple Music To Get Major Overhaul Next Month, Beats To Add Stations– ht.ly/4nrZkp
  • Back To The Future: Old Music Is Selling More Than New Music– ht.ly/4nrZ97
  • One Band Confronts Music Industry Barrier With Unique Working Wage Revenue Model– ht.ly/4nptk1
  • How Big Is The Music Business, Really?– ht.ly/4npr6D
  • Live Nation To Launch Massive $20 Concert Ticket Fire Sale– ht.ly/4npqRP
  • Days After Prince, Little Richard Is Clinging to Life– ht.ly/4nmscX
  • Happy Birthday Damages Now Approaching $19M–ht.ly/4njHfv
  • Youtube Makes Changes To Its Heavily Criticized Content ID System–ht.ly/4njGcF

DIY or DIE ~ What You Need To Know To Succeed In The Music Industry:

  • 5 Money Tips for Financial Success– ht.ly/4nurV3
  • 5 Tips For Touring Smarter– ht.ly/4ns0Fc
  • Musicians Guide To Integrating Video Into Your Music Marketing– ht.ly/4npslo
  • Eventbrite Partners With Teespring For Easy Event Merch Sales– ht.ly/4nmsLX
  • Radar Awards Wants Your Music Videos– ht.ly/4njIl7
  • 7 Easy Fixes That’ll Make Your Band Look Better On Social Media– ht.ly/4njGSW
  • Touring Details To Go Over With Your Manager– ht.ly/4njGIA

Streaming Music:

  • Does Boycotting Spotify Work?– ht.ly/4nrZ1D
  • Why Cover Songs May Never Be Streamed Thanks To New Rules At Spotify & Apple Music-ht.ly/4nprgr
  • What People Are Listening To On Their Smartphones– ht.ly/4njI5G
  • New Experiences Like Video & VR Can Save Streaming Music– ht.ly/4njHS2
  • Neil Young: All 57 Albums Can Now Be Streamed In Lo-Fi On Tidal– ht.ly/4njHAk
  • Apple Music Hits 13 Million Subscribers– ht.ly/4n9ATG
  • Spotify Becoming MySpace While Apple Music Becomes Facebook– ht.ly/4njH1h
  • YouTube Says 2.5% Of Its Traffic Is Music Related– ht.ly/4njGyK

General Career & Business Tips:

  • 5 Easy Organization Tips for Musicians That Make a Huge Difference– ht.ly/4nurEL
  • 7 Ways To Improve The Efficiency Of Your Business– ht.ly/4npszD

Social Media & Marketing Tips:

  • 5 Marketing Tips for Reaching the DIY Generation– ht.ly/4nurM7
  • 9 Ways To Build Your Mailing List & Sell More Music Online– ht.ly/4ns0p8
  • Reaching Millennials Using Billboards At Music Festivals–ht.ly/4nrZTM
  • YouTube Is Getting Google’s Material Design: Here’s How To Enable It– ht.ly/4npt7p
  • Should You Rebrand? 10 Questions Must Ask– ht.ly/4npsMR
  • Turns Out Millennials Have Amazing Musical Attention Spans– ht.ly/4njG7Z

Other Important News:

  • 4 Reasons Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the New Trade Secrets Law– ht.ly/4nursQ
  • Lessons From Prince & His Struggles With Digital Music–ht.ly/4nprvJ20
  • Music Startups Named Midemlab 2016 Finalists– ht.ly/4njHnd
  • Lawyer Fighting Led Zeppelin Cited For Unprofessional Offensive Behavior– ht.ly/4njGmK

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The Best Music Business Weekly News Recap – Week of 10/19/15


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The Music Business Network’s Weekly News Recap – Week of  10/19/15

Must Read Articles From This Week:

DIY or DIE – What You Need To Know To Succeed In The Music Industry:

Career Tips:

Social Media & Marketing Tips:

Website Tips:

Other Important News:

This Week’s Top Music Business News Follow @MusicBizNetwork on Twitter, Like Us on Facebook, Follow Us on LinkedIn & Connect With Us on Ello for daily industry updates!!! Be sure to check out the rest of our site for more information about us!

The Best Music Business Weekly News Recap – Week of 10/12/15


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The Music Business Network’s Weekly News Recap – Week of  10/12/15

Must Read Articles From This Week:

DIY or DIE – What You Need To Know To Succeed In The Music Industry:

Other Important News:

This Week’s Top Music Business News– Follow @MusicBizNetwork on Twitter, Like Us on Facebook, Follow Us on LinkedIn & Connect With Us on Ello for daily industry updates!!! Be sure to check out the rest of our site for more information about us!

Here Are Our Top CMJ 2015 Event Picks For The Week!


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Not Sure What Your CMJ Plans Are For The Week? Here Are Our Top CMJ 2015 Event Picks!

The CMJ Music Marathon is upon us again. This year marks the 35th anniversary of the CMJ Music Marathon. CMJ will be taking over New York City this week (10/13/15 – 10/17/15) with live performances, exclusive parties, networking events, panels, presentations, and workshops. Here are some of The Music Business Network’s top picks for this week’s events.

 


Marketing & PR Panels

10/13/15 – 11:45am – Augmented Entertainment: A New Way Of Connecting Fans And Artists

10/14/15 – 12:00pm – 10 Fundamentals Of A Creative Strategy

10/14/15 – 1:30pm – 10 Fundamentals Of A Creative Strategy

10/15/15 – 12:00pm – Artist Tools and Top Music Strategies

10/15/15 – 1:30pm – Artist Tools and Top Music Strategies

10/15/15 – 2:45pm – Talking Music Technology For Branding

10/16/15 – 11:20am – Artist Branding


Live & Touring Panels

10/15/15 – 3:30pm – Touring Advice For DIY Bands By Bandsintown

10/16/15 – 2:15pm – Smart Booking


Publishing Panels

10/15/15 – 12:45pm – Popular Music In The Streaming World: Publishers’ Role In Reaching The Most In Out Crowds

10/16/15 – 10:10am – The Changing Landscape of Collective Music Licensing

10/16/15 – 1:30pm – International Music Licensing

10/16/15 – 2:40pm – Blurred Lines or Fuzzy Math: How Did They Come Up with$7.3 Million, or Was It $5.3 Million? – Damage Calculations in the Music Industry


Other Important Panels

10/13/15 – 2:30pm – Shaping The Future: Music, Technology and Creative Collaboration

10/15/15 – 10:00am – The College Radio Resume and Interview Review and Workshop

10/15/15 – 1:15pm – The Hometown Hero’s Dilemma

10/16/15 – 1:30pm – It Takes A Village to Make a Band – Best Practices for Musicians and Their Professional Advisors

 

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Networking Events & Shows

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10/13/15 – 8:00pm – CMJ Takeover 2015 (SHOW)


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10/14/15 – 4:00 – 7:00pm – Speakeasy: Music+Tech Mixer (NETWORKING EVENT)

Sponsored By: Sneak Attack Media & Bandsintown


 

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10/15/15 – 12:00pm – 4:30pm – CMJ Afternoon Delight Day Party (SHOW)


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10/16/15 – 11:00pm – Purple Lemonade X CMJ 2015  (SHOW)


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10/17/15 – 11:00pm – Craig Greenberg Band @ CMJ 2015!! (SHOW)

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The Music Business Network’s CMJ 2013 After Party


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CMJ Done? Not just yet!!! Join us for our CMJ 2013 Afterparty & Networking Event!

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Date:  Wednesday October 23, 2013

 Time:   7:00PM – 10:00PM

Location: Pranna Lounge (79 Madison Avenue at 28th Street)

RSVP: FREE with RSVP by 10/22/13  $5 at the Door

Who:   This event is open to those individuals who are currently working in the music industry (including those recently laid off), musicians, and all students of the music and entertainment industries.
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Event Food & Drink Specials From 7:00 – 9:00

– Draft Beer $5

– Bottled Beer $6

– Signature Cocktails $8

– Wok Fired Bowls  $5

– 5 Types of Dim Sum $5

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For More Info About the Venue Please Visit:
http://www.prannarestaurant.com

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The New Music Seminar Is HIRING!!!


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The New Music Seminar  is currently looking to hire Sales Team Representatives and a Promotions/Marketing Director. Job descriptions are posted below for your review and convenience.

Sales Team Reps

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Promotions/Marketing Director

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For more information please contact: jobs@newmusicseminar.com

About The New Music Seminar

From the co-founder and director of the original legendary New Music Seminar comes a conference for the Next Music Business.  Artists have never had so much power to control their own careers and build their success. The New Music Seminar’s mission is to create a music business in which talent can rise to its highest potential based solely on its merit, without regard to its financial resources or connections. To help artists and their representatives achieve success. To create a new economic model that better rewards both artists, their investors and those in artist services. This affordable event gives artists and their representatives the knowledge, tools and connections to step into the tomorrow’s music business today.


 

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2012 SAE New York’s Alumni Awards 7/2/12 – REGISTER NOW!!!


 The event is free and open to members of The Music Business Network and their guests. RSVP is required prior to the event date (e-mail Jeff Lanier at nyc.placement@sae.edu

What: A networking event and awards show featuring networking with and recognition of current and former SAE students’ successes.

Date: 7/2/12

Time: 6:00PM – 10:00PM

Location: Abington Theater Complex (312 W. 36th Street)

Cost: Free with RSVP

We will be attending the event so Don’t Miss Out!!!

Award Judges:

  • Riche Clarke (Le Poisson Rouge)
  • Scott Hull (Masterdisk)
  • Roy McDonald (Production Planet)
  • David Weiss (SonicScoop)
  • David Rosner (KMA)

Sponsors: SonicScoop, The Music Business Network, SAE, The Recording Academy

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Washington DC Events: The 10th ANNUAL DC HIP-HOP THEATER FESTIVAL


The 10th Annual Washington DC Hip Hop Theater Festival

Date: July 11 – July 16, 2011

Location: The Saint Stephens Church

Time: 6:00pm- Midnight

Cost: Free

 

About:

Celebrating our tenth anniversary in Washington, DC the Hip-Hop Theater Festival returns to celebrate the best in local and national culture from the Hip-Hop generation. The 2011 Festival presents a series of free and low cost events for Capitol residents.


More Information:

If you are interested in bringing your youth or community group check out the full line-up  and send an email to groups@hhtf.org.

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Atlanta Events: FAME XCHANGE Charity Concert DVD Series Live Taping


 

 You’re Invited To Attend The FAME XCHANGE Charity Concert DVD Series Live Taping in Atlanta, GA

FAME XCHANGE CHARITY CONCERTS invites you to be our guest at our LIVE TAPING in the “Hollywood of the South”, Atlanta, Georgia on July 2, 2011.  It’s a dynamic evening of FUN, LIVE PERFORMANCES, DANCING and INTERVIEWS BY THE POOL with great NETWORKING and exciting raffle PRIZES.  If you have any questions on how to  become a sponsor or participant feel free to give us a call at 678-389-6869.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday July 2, 2011

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT

Location: Westin Perimeter North (7 Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30328)

Event Itinerary:

  • 6:00P-6:30 – Meet and Greet
  • 6:30-7:00 – Live Performances (Recorded)
  • 7:00-8:00 – Poolside Interviews (Recorded)
  • 8:00-8:30 – Networking Mixer

 

About FAME XCHANGE:

Our MISSION is to raise PUBLIC AWARENESS to the NOTORIOUS ISSUE of GLOBAL HUNGER and FIGHT BACK through COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

FAME XCHANGE CHARITY CONCERTS INC is a non-profit corporation organized in the State of Georgia. Our purpose is to produce global CONCERTS and BENEFITS that provide QUALITY ENTERTAINMENT, FUNDRAISING and PUBLICITY opportunities for FAMILIES, PERFORMING ARTISTS/GROUPS, CORPORATIONS and SMALL BUSINESSES.

 

 

 

Event Page Link/ How To Register:

Visit: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e3ip4cf509b9148b&llr=qtpotodab