Watch Joni Mitchell Surprise Newport Folk Festival With Her First Full Set In Over 20 Years
Joined by Brandi Carlile, Marcus Mumford and other artists, Mitchell played guitar, told stories, and sang a dozen songs in a surprise Newport headlining performance on Sunday
The New Way To Promote Your Next Song (According to Success Stories) - Gone are the days of hyping your release before it’s out, at least for indie artists with a smaller fan base. People have shorter attention spans nowadays, so if you hype the release before it’s out, it will lose steam by the time it’s available. If you share a snippet of the song online and people like it, they’ll want to hear it right away. If it’s not out, people will forget about it. So this post is about how to implement the new music promotion method artists are using.
Songwriters, Publishers Win a Landmark 43.8% Royalty Increase from Streaming Music Platforms — Spotify, Google, and Amazon Are Still Fighting Back - American songwriters and publishers scored a hard-fought mechanical royalty rate increase from streaming music platforms in a late-breaking decision on Friday (July 1st). But not every concession was granted, and Spotify, Google, Amazon, and Pandora are fighting to delay retroactive payments.
A star-studded brownstone: Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ former townhouse lists for $11.5M
The Upper East Side townhouse actress Carrie Fisher shared with her equally famous mom, Debbie Reynolds, is up for grabs
Robb Report’s “Car of the Week”: Car of the Week: Carroll Shelby Called This the ‘Best Ferrari I Ever Drove.’ Now It Could Fetch $30 Million. - Offered by RM Sotheby’s, the 1955 Ferrari 410 Sport Spider was also piloted by other greats from the golden age of motorsport.
Bruce Springsteen Announces 2023 US Tour With the E Street Bane
The Boss and his longtime cohorts will hit the road for the first time since 2017