Must be a nightmare if they ever have to email people about the money they’ve collected… https://t.co/ckbDGf2zVG
Enjoying the brief moment between SoundCloud Go launching and the debate on not getting paid “enough” for what you literally used to pay for
…otherwise we’re just going to end up saying ‘blockchain’ over and over and over until the hour runs out.
After a break for xmas, later @mr_trick and I are recording the Motive Unknown Podcast so if you have any music biz q’s send them over!
All I’m going to talk about on my panel about streaming at #MusicConnected later is Beyoncé and there’s nothing anyone can do to stop me
Screw all this streaming/digital malarkey, we’re taking it back to THE REAL WORLD etc etc https://t.co/tPjF4O9zJ6
.@mr_trick and I are recording the Motive Unknown Podcast later, any bright ideas what we should talk about (other then gin)?
‘’The best hope of bucking this trend? Right now all eyes should be on Kobalt.“ 👋 https://t.co/vrtEGsWpTs
We’re recording the new ep of the podcast this eve, so if you have any burning music industry questions send them over
We’re releasing the new De La Soul LP. It’s got Damon, David Byrne, Snoop & loads of others on it. It’s really good https://t.co/YxdFECNNLD
Drunk buying https://t.co/t2sHtZ1yLq a few months ago has turned out much better then I thought it would, to be honest
When I was at school you could roughly divide people into three different camps: firstly, most obviously, you had the cool kids. If, in another life, I had gone to class in Northern California I guess I would have called them jocks. You know the type.
At the other end of the spectrum – and...
You’ve watched Making A Murderer, haven’t you? And of course when I say watched I really mean binged, episode after episode flickering past in a haze of instant entertainment addiction. If you haven’t watched that show, you will almost certainly be familiar with the experience.
I’m sure Tidal’s decision not report the Kanye streams is because they’re so high they don’t want to embarrass everyone else
What music can (and can’t) learn from Netflix, and the potential for the TV to be the iPod for the living room: https://t.co/LEHoqoEtO0
If you work in the UK music industry, 2015 is probably proving to be quite a confusing year. Several elements that have been brewing for a while have now all snapped into relevance, turning everything upside down in the process.
For example, exactly how should you release a single now?
Anyone else find it amusing that the rise in artists posting videos direct to FB is happening simultaneously as all the YT “value gap” talk?
Latest podcast is up, featuring chat on the “YouTube Problem”, music startups and the growth of Tidal & Apple Music: https://t.co/Qfm7QOkRjv
ATTN: There’s a new episode of the podcast out, featuring chat on blockchain, the Billboard Power list and much more https://t.co/Qfm7QOkRjv
It’s about 7pm on a dark November Friday. The weather has turned from unseasonably warm to appropriately bitter. That hasn’t stopped the shoppers flocking to one of the capitals premiere shopping destinations, however. They mill around, bags in tow, flicking Christmas signs lighting up their...
Such a Bowie thing to do to release a record that is so obviously about your own death - even the title and artwork - 2 days before you pass
Flying cars, hoverboards, and self-drying jackets — predicting the future is hard.
However, if we’re just to focus on music right now, it’s a fascinating time. Certain things are falling into place, which means that the path is maybe—just maybe—becoming clearer for the minute. At...
What music can (and can’t) learn from Netflix, and the potential for the TV to be the iPod of the living room: https://t.co/pVCy8ZIDFE
The new ep of the podcast is out with chat on whether social media has peaked, SoundCloud’s future and (as ever) gin https://t.co/skC1F2CPpP
In 2015, several things happened (in rough chronological order): • Got a kitten • Went on a road trip across America in a mustang • Got engaged • Found out I was going to be a dad • Bought a house • Got some writing published in print for the first time *phew* #bestnine