Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

Three Music Licensing Trends You Need to Know


It is important to diversify in a music economy that is constantly changing, especially where licensing is concerned. While television and commercials are still great placements, it helpful to keep your eyes and ears open to finding the next best thing. Think of all the games, apps (not just music centered), experiences and even workouts that set the stage… Read more »

The Best Kind Of Summer Camp


The independent retail community gathered together last week to celebrate the annual event the physical business created ten years ago, Record Store Day. Over two hundred store owners and staffers met in New Orleans to network, socialize and party at RSD Summer Camp. Along for the ride were supplier attendees from record labels, audio and video distribution… Read more »

YouTube Music Upgrades Offline Listening


An exciting new development for YouTube Red now offers users more control over what music and videos they play, and when. YouTube Music now allows you to select songs to play offline, which means that you can take your favorites with you on trains, airplanes, the great outdoors and anywhere else without a reliable Wi-Fi connection…. Read more »

Camera Trends: Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Mirrors


Whether you’re a vlogger, an amateur filmmaker, or even a band with a cool idea, your choice of cameras has never been better. Competition between manufacturers and the explosion of the mirrorless market have produced cameras that are small, affordable and packed with features. No matter what your needs are, there is probably a camera… Read more »