Browsing category: Music sales


RIAA Tactics a “Failure”?
Friday September 05th 2008, 12:04 pm
Filed under: Fan relations,Music sales

Five years after they started their zero-tolerance, haul-em-all-into-court campaign against users of file-sharing services, what has the RIAA accomplished? Are their tactics helping the recording industry? Or are they simply extortionists using questionable legal tactics to shake down innocent people?

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A New Model for Success
Thursday March 06th 2008, 12:17 pm
Filed under: Fan relations,Music sales

The recent experiment by Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails and an earlier one by Radiohead have generated a lot of discussion, not just online, but in mainstream media as well. Do these ideas represent a new (non big-label dependent) success model for working musicians?

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Selling More CDs at Gigs
Sunday May 13th 2007, 11:13 pm
Filed under: Music sales

Marc Gunn of TheBards Crier outlines a simple method for increasing your CD sales at live performances. Hint: your sales people can’t just stand behind your display table…

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