Thanks to #YouTube, #Vevo Nears 100 Million Active Monthly #Users

Vevo’s riding high with strong numbers. At least 97 million Americans watched one Vevo music video in October 2016. That’s according to new numbers from comScore’s Video Metrix. The numbers include YouTube...

A (Growing) List of #Tours Getting Canceled After #Trump’s #TravelBan

Trump’s travel ban could change the international touring landscape forever. Here’s the early list of artists, tours, and events already getting canceled.   Asghar Farhadi won the 2012 Oscar for Best Foreign Film....

Why #Songwriters Are Getting Screwed by the Very People Claiming to Protect Them

Songwriters: News Flash! There’s No ‘S’ In ‘NMPA’.  But there is an ‘S’ in de ‘minimis’, ‘disingenuous’, and ‘screwed’. The following guest post comes from Jody Dunitz, a longtime entertainment industry executive...

A Grind Official Danko Jones “My Little RnR” #liveband

My Little RnR from Danko Jones' forthcoming new album, Wild Cat, out March 3 via eOne in Canada and Bad Taste Records/AFM Records internationally. The new album is produced by JUNO Award winning Eric Ratz (Monster Truck, Billy Talent) and is without...

Weekly #YANGAROO Music Chart #Top10 #MusicReleases

Here are the top music releases that caught the attention of most Music Program Coordinators during last week: Top Downloads: The Pistolwhips “Voices” (Indie/RPMpromo) Lady Antebellum “You Look Good” (Universal) Cole Swindell “Flatliner” (Warner) Aaron...

A Grind Official Look At Model, Actress, Host Madyson

    What are some of your goals? One of my goals is to inspire people to be themselves. There's only one you so embrace whom you are. Are there many opportunities in your city? There...

The Complete Guide To Selling Your Music Online

This post was written by Dave Cool and originally appeared on the Bandzoogle Blog. If you’re working on your next album, you’re probably thinking about how you’re going to promote and sell your new music. When...

“Secondary Ticketing: The Bane Of #LiveMusic”

by Juan Carlos Cardenas from Berklee’s Music Business Journal, thembj.org.  Music Business Worldwide (MBW), a fellow publication, estimates that Mumford & Sons, the acclaimed British alternative-rock band, lost a minimum of three million dollars...

#Sprint Makes a Play at #TIDAL, Purchases 33% Stake

Is Sprint making a possible long-term play at TIDAL? TIDAL hasn’t faced a good couple of years. As competitors keep gaining paid subscription numbers, the music streaming giant owned by Jay Z...

A Crash Course on #MechanicalRoyalties – Part 3: The Flow of #Licenses and #Royalties

Hello, and welcome back to this ongoing series on mechanical royalties. In part one, we took a close look at the fundamental principles of what mechanical royalties are and how they work....