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The entertainment press ended 2014 with several big stories. Front pages covered Taylor Swift’s decision to pull her songs from Spotify. The story was accompanied by news suggesting that 2015 might bring a re-evaluation of free streaming or, at least, serious thoughts about windowing music. The Sony cyber-attack was followed by threats regarding the release of The Interview. MORE >>
Amid their interest in millennials, marketers look to the 19 million-plus US college students as an audience worth courting. After all, it is a mostly millennial subset that already deploys considerable spending power and (with degree in hand) will be poised to outearn and outspend noncollege millennials for decades to come, according to a new eMarketer report, “US College Students 101: Updating Fundamental Facts About This Diverse, Digital Cohort.” MORE >>
Please join us in welcoming Amy Dietz to the Music Biz Board of Directors. Dietz will fill the seat vacated by Robb McDaniels as he stepped down as CEO of INgrooves in late 2014. Read more here! MORE >>
Music Biz will present its Chairman’s Award for Sustained Creative Achievement to top-selling Rock band The Doobie Brothers at the Music Biz 2015 Awards Luncheon in Nashville. The Award recognizes artists who have maintained a strong creative spirit and achieved significant commercial success throughout their career. Read more here! MORE >>