Weekly Music Biz Recap #13July 18th, 2011 | weekly music biz recap
♪ YouTube’s next step in disruption: making their own shows. Apparently YouTube’s going after brands with big budgets to create TV-style productions for webvideo. One advertising agency exec compared YouTube’s plans with TV: “It’s a bigger playing [than TV] field and more ways to reach an audience.”
♪ How the internet transformed the American rave scene. For all the great electronic music producers we see and hear every day on official.fm
♪ Music Biz analyst Mark Mulligan explains how artists can ‘make Freemium pay‘.
♪ UK rapper Skepta got his song pulled from YouTube because it’s Eminem’s now. Sometimes the entertainment business can be more entertaining than the content they produce.
♪ DIY does not mean Do It All By Yourself. A good short-speech by artist and rapper Conscious about building a dream team around you.
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