Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

NARM and Become The Music Business Association and Brad Navin Appointed to Board

It’s official: as of Monday October 7th, the trade organization National Association of Recording Merchandisers (NARM) and its digital industry counterpart will be known as the Music Business Association ( The association launches this re-brand in hopes that it can provide a more clear and straightforward organizational structure that will improve cross-industry support and embrace the… Read more »

Now That’s What I Call A Compilation

Who doesn’t love a great mixtape? A collection of handpicked songs that represent the best of the best of whatever genre, activity, theme, emotion, season, holiday, or mood those songs embody. And while many music lovers may say that compilations erode the value of the album, it cannot be refuted that compilations provide tremendous value… Read more »

Why You Should Submit Your Music for the Independent Music Awards

Festival season is slowly ending, and ready to replace it gladly is awards season. Among these are the Independent Music Awards, which are now gearing up for their 13th annual ceremony. Submissions are being accepted now through October 11th, and as an exclusive partner, we’ve secured 2-for-1 discounts for our clients to submit. Check your… Read more »