A Brief Look At Live Performance Agreements [Part 1]
[Editors Note: This article was written by Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Read Part 2 of this series here!] While there has been a decline in recorded music sales, the live performance sphere of the music business continues to post substantial numbers. For example, in 2016, Billboard Magazine stated that “global “gross box-office revenue” exceeded […]
As Recording Technology Advances, How Does the "Live Experience" Change?
[Editors Note: This blog was written by Sabrina Bucknole. Sabrina has been singing in musical theater for over eight years, and wrote this as a deep dive into how the meaning of “live” performance has changed over time.] Seeing a “live” performance has changed in meaning throughout recent years. With the introduction of new technology to the […]
Why So Many Musicians Will Never Be Successful
[Editors Note: This was written by Anthony Cerullo and it originally appeared on the Sonicbids Blog.] Even without seeing his full face, it’s a fair assumption that the man pictured above is none other than Bono from U2. Say what you will about the man, but it’s hard to deny his success. The quest to finding […]