SXSW 2012 panel: More thoughts on music and technology

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

A prelude to a panel discussion at SXSW Music 2012 Or: Follow the money.. This is an edited and updated version of a post from last year titled Should Pandora, Spotify, Rdio, Mog etc Even Exist? This time around my good friend David Ewald is my co-moderator on our SXSW panel, and we are joined [...]

Please support the Cash Music Kickstarter project

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

I can’t tell you how proud I am to be a board member at Cash Music. And to see this project get off to a flying start is gratifying. We might not be able to change the course of the recording industry, but we can surely help musicians control the way they want to interact [...]

Cash Music – supporting musicians on the Social Web

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Amanda Palmer and Neil Gaiman use Cash Music The digital era in music hasn’t been the friendliest one for artists. There was so much promise but what was supposed to be free and open has quickly become another avenue controlled by various middlemen and gatekeepers looking for their percentage or to build another business on [...]