Category: "Blog"

Versatility: Sylvan Esso

Consider this: Vs. this:   A band's ability to be versatile in their musicianship is key; when a band is able to do that, they harness the attention of a varied fan base ...

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FKA Twigs.

We need to talk about FKA Twigs. If you don't know who she is, get in the know. She's killed the scene with her immense mystery that strikes every person ...

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The Stats.

Upon scouring the contents of Nielsen's End of Year Report, one is struck by the crossover among the top 10 lists. But prior to that similarity, the report breaks down digital sales ...

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Maintain An Interactive Spotify

According to the Nielsen Soundscan end of year in Music report for 2013, 68% of the U.S. population have streamed music in the last year. This is huge - and ...

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Stand out, but not too much.

As displayed by Lady Gaga's substantial decrease in album sales and general attention, the obsession to stand out and be different (peaking in 2012) has cooled down. We don't see Lady ...

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How Crucial is a Unique Live Show?

What lasts in your relationship with an artist? It goes beyond the first time you heard one of their hit songs, or watched an interview on YouTube. A threshold is ...

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Nostalgia — Why it Matters.

Nostalgia is a powerful human emotion, and as of late we have been eating it up. Whether it be in our fashion, our music, our taste in films, or our ...

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The Power of Mø

Mø (AKA Karen Marie Ørsted) hails from Odense, Denmark where she grew up playing the piano and singing. After art school, where she honed her musical skills in a punk ...

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Glassnote Jump Marks Industry Trend

NEW DEAL If you thought for a moment that the consolidation of the music industry had slowed, think again. Universal Music Group, the largest music corporation on the planet, has apparently ...

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“Father” Lefsetz

“If you’re not getting hate mail, then you’re a nobody.” Well, if we consult the likes of Taylor Swift and Kid Rock, we’d figure out that Bob Lefletz is certainly ...

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