Downloading Music: The Consumer Perspective
Never before has there been more music available for free download than in the free for all online market of today. Up and coming producers of all genres are flooding the Internet with free productions looking to create a name for themselves. However, the fact that they are giving their music away is likely devaluing their music [...]Read More
Downloading Music: The Producer Perspective
Although the consumer perspective with all sorts of free music might initially seem like a blessing for consumers and producers, nothing could be farther from the truth. There is a great deal of music online that would not be receiving any attention; however, the music has been shown to be of a vastly lesser quality [...]Read More
Remixing the Hits: Is This Dangerous for the Music Industry?
Youth genres today such as trap and dubstep are focused on the remix. Up and coming producers forego original creations in order to spend more time on remixes of songs from top DJs. Remix competitions on Beatport and various competitions promise the winners a chance to play alongside these industry stars, giving producers even less incentive to [...]Read More