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This Week: An interview with the CEO of MXP4 – Albin Serviant. The company is working on creating new ways for the public to interact with the music and create a unique experience. Last week they struck a deal with Motown involving Michael Jackson’s Jackson 5 recordings.
No news this week as I was abroad during the weekend, expect another full Digital Music Trends next week!
WOW!!! a manic week at Digital Music Trends after the madness of the Great Escape, with more interviews lining up and more people listening every week – it’s going to be a really interesting June so stay tuned!!
This week:news from the Great Escape (a PRS presentation on the Music industry’s economics and the Long Tail o P2P), the three strikes law is passed in France, Wilco successfully deal with a leak, the BPI releases 2008’s numbers and Blubster goes on trial in Spain.
Episode 6 Shownotes
– The Great Escape Festivel (www.escapegreat.com)
Chris Carey from the PRS and the state of the music industry’s economy!
Will Page and Eric Garland on the Long Tail of P2P – see their report on www.prsformusic.com/economics
Will the labels ever strike a deal with the ISPs? I ask Eric Garland, Will Page and Product Manager for Limewire Nathan Lovejoy.
France’s Three Strikes Law is finally passed by the French senate, but problems are already on the horizon
Wilco and their positive reaction to a leak:
The British Phonographic Industry’s figures on the performance of recorded music in 2008
Digital Music Trends is a new audio Podcast for anyone interested in the music industry and its developments in the digital space.
I’ll be hosting guests from some of the most exciting digital music startups as well as from established companies and we’ll discuss the week’s news in the ever-changing world of digital music.
It will be distributed weekly on a Monday on iTunes and a variety of other platforms – the line up of guests is being put together a the moment – watch this space for more info soon!