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MUSIC NEWS ROUNDUP FOR THE INDIE/DIY MUSICIAN

Updated: Sep 26, 2019



- The Future of Music: A Vision of Post-Format

"Just 16% of consumers listen to traditional albums and an even smaller 10% listen to full albums on streaming. 59% of consumers say they are listening to albums less because of streaming playlists. The album is not dead, but its addressable audience is far smaller."

https://www.midiaresearch.com/blog/the-future-of-music-a-vision-of-post-format/


- How Many Music Streams Does it Take to Earn a Dollar?

"Although most forecasts show streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music contributing an increasingly large share of revenue going forward, recent data from The Trichordist reveals that these services pay out wildly different rates per stream."

https://www.visualcapitalist.com/how-many-music-streams-to-earn-a-dollar/














- Touring on a budget. How to make it work.

"When you sit down to plan it all out, be diligent about creating (and sticking to) a route that makes sense, while hitting as many places as possible."

https://www.hypebot.com/hypebot/2019/09/touring-on-a-budget-how-to-make-it-work.html


- Bands on a Budget

Worth checking out for all musicians and bands out there, wanting merchandise, but working on a tight budget.

https://www.bandsonabudget.com


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