I have worked for a major label and also as a musician and band promoter and I know exactly how the entertainment business screws artists, suppresses product, bungles distribution and promotion and basically is actually bad for musicians and artists.
While MySpace may be losing traction as a general social network to Facebook, it still retains its roots as a great marketing resource for recordingartists, both signed and independent. Yahoo! Music has re-launched their Artist Pages with a focus...
Universal's YouTube channel is the most-watched channel in YouTube history at 3 billion views, with artists like U2 and the Black Eyed Peas. Instead of suing or shunning YouTube, Universal Music, the largest recording company in the U.S.is making...
Recordingartists: KT Tunstall · I griped
recently about Google not committing to some of its user interface
experiments. Well, they have with one of them, those middle-of-the-page "See
results for" suggestions that some have seen.
You'll find lots of music (primarily from lesser known artists and labels, but much of it quite good nonetheless), stock photos and public domain films from the worlds of government and advertising. The Creative Commons is run by a distinguished...
All music in the Live Music Archive collection is from "trade-friendly" artists (e.g.bands like the Grateful Dead, the Cowboy Junkies and others who encourage fans to tape and swap concert recordings).
When AltaVista launched its Photo Finder service in late 1998, it upset a number of artists. AltaVista Photo Finder Has Artists Concerned The Search Engine Report, Nov.http://searchenginewatch.com/sereport/article.php/2166671
The search engine has a database of over 13,000 bands and artists. Enter some bands or music artists, and the Music Finder will suggest others you may wish to consider. Are You Wanted by the Recording Industry?
On the other hand, MP3 is growing as a format even among major artists. When you are talking about major artists and major acts, you should be able to realize there's a high probability these are illegal and not index them," Creighton said.