Nashville Agency News: Scott Clayton Exits CAA To Join WME • Paradigm’s Steve Dahl Passes

Longtime CAA booking agent Scott Clayton has abruptly resigned from a senior post at the agency to sign on as partner at WME. Clayton will be based in the company’s Nashville offices where he will be a co-head and oversee the company’s rock division. Clayton, who had been with CAA…

TUE. BRIEF: Music Biz Confronts Sexual Harassment • Yandex: Russian Streaming Soars • Clayton Joins WME • More

TUESDAY 11.21.17 Music Business News From Around The Web It’s amazing tthat he music industry has not had to confront more sexual harassment scandals, but it’s not because it’s not happening. Updated continuously under our More News tab

AM BRIEF: Music Biz Confronts Sexual Harassment • Yandex: Russian Streaming Soars • Clayton Joins WME • More

TUESDAY 11.21.17 Music Business News From Around The Web It’s amazing tthat he music industry has not had to confront more sexual harassment scandals, but it’s not because it’s not happening Updated continuously under our More News tab

1000 True Fans Theory Explained

As the music industry landscape shifts, the ability to make a living has become the new benchmark for success in the music business. A theory exists that in order for this to happen, an artist must have at least 1000 “true” fans. Here we look at the details behind this…

SoundCloud Adds New Creator Stat To Track Algorithmic Recommendations

SoundCloud is continuing to roll out more analytics and stats for creators. The latest shows where and how often a creator’s tracks are receiving plays from the streamer’s algorithmic recommendation features, Related Tracks, Stations and The Upload – SoundCloud’s discovery feature bringing users a daily, personalized playlist of new music….

Seth Godin Shares 6 Words That Should Guide All Of Your Marketing [YOU MUST LISTEN TO THIS]

This week, marketing guru Seth Godin joins Michael Brandvold and Jay Gilbert on Hypebot’s Music Biz Weekly podcast. So much great information is discussed, that every single musician, big or small, can use. This is MUST listen episode. ________________________ Seth Godin is the author of 18 books that have been…

How To Reach Out To Music Bloggers Like A Silicon Valley Marketer

Reaching out to music bloggers is vital for promoting your music, but with hundreds of others vying for attention, getting noticed can be hard. A few unconventional outreach strategies used by the world’s best marketers can help you get the attention you deserve. _______________________ Guest post by Ryan Harrell of…

Spotify Offers Deep Holiday Discounts For New and Returning Subscribers

Spotify is continuing its holiday tradition of offering deep discounts to lure new and lapsed users looking for ways to enjoy the new music gear they scored like the incredible little Mighty that let’s you listen to Spotify without your smartphone. Spotify’s deep holiday discounts include: Mighty Spotify player Three…

Dec. 14th Rumored For FCC Vote To Kill Net Neutrality – Speak Out Now Before It’s Too Late!

Sources say that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai plans to hold a vote on Dec. 14 on his proposal to kill Net Neutrality rules. We’re running out of time. If you haven’t already, please urge your lawmakers to condemn Pai’s attack on the open internet. Reach your Congressman here. What does…