Sunday, November 13, 2011

Music Manumit Podcast - Sick Day - 111113

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In this episode:
Our guest for this episode had to reschedule so we go over some topics that have been sitting on our list for a while. And Doug is ill, here are his notes from the show --

Show Notes

Loren Britcher - Link

Kevin Rose launches Oink

MS conversion tool

Judge Savagely Beats His Daughter For Illegal Downloads - Link

Judge: “Real Prospect of Success” For Digital Economy Act Challenge - Link

Digital Millennium Copyright Act - Link

Digital Economy Act 2010 - link

List of labels -
Google doc - Link
Creative Commons Record Labels - Link
In the past 30 days alone, artists have made $743,609 USD using Bandcamp, and monthly sales growth since our launch looks like this:
To find out why forward thinkers like Sufjan Stevens, Amanda Palmer, and Zoë Keating call Bandcamp home sweet home, watch this:

Heartening factoids:
On Bandcamp, albums outsell tracks 5 to 1 (in the rest of the music buying world, tracks outsell albums 16 to 1).
On name-your-price albums, fans pay an average of 50% more than whatever you set as your minimum.
We've driven 1,558,888 paid transactions and served 20,341,548 downloads to happy fans.

Shots Song

CC in Healthcare

Louis Lingg music app - Link - guy went to Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan

Smashing Pumpkins is on SoundCloud