Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

Guest Post: Timeline for Promoting a UK Single Release

The name Caroline Bottomley may sound familiar to you on The Daily Rind. As Managing Director of our Marketplace partner Radar Music Videos, Caroline has already guest written for us to share the merits and best practices of her amazing platform, which connects artists and labels with talented music video directors around the world. Today, she… Read more »

Get Traction on YouTube: Think “Episodes”

The concept of episodes has been generally associated with traditional cable television only. However, as the line between TV and internet continues to blur, more viewers are looking to internet streaming for their daily fix. It’s clearly apparent that video streaming services like YouTube, Hulu, and Netflix are all vying to compete directly with cable… Read more »

Spotify Wants To Make You Weep (For Music)

We all know Spotify. Some of us have used it since the launch in 2008, while others in Australia and Germany are still in their first year of streamin’ it up; or perhaps you know it for its long-standing residency in the Long Tail of Music discussion. Whatever your knowledge of Spotify, it’s not because you’ve… Read more »

Keep an Ear Out for Earbits

According to the IFPI (International Federation of the Phonographic Industry) Digital Music Report 2013, the music industry’s global revenues increased by 0.3 percent in 2012. Though this may seem negligible, this was the first time that the industry’s global revenues increased since over a decade ago in 1999. A major contributor to this growth is said… Read more »