1. The SiriusXM Model For Music Streaming & The Rise of Indie Entrepreneurs: New Music Seminar

    June 10, 2014 12:38 PM EDT As streaming and satellite radio services represent an increasingly larger piece of the music consumption puzzle (the services now account for 27% of global revenues ), streaming companies and labels’ monetization question is loud and clear. The t ...

  2. SXSW Executive Strategies - Tom Windish: 'We Have 121 Artists This Year'

    March 06, 2014 8:53 PM EST Hugh Forrest, SXSW Interactive's Director, on Geek Growing Pains and Massive Success Lady Gaga Playing Stubbs at SXSW For Doritos, Must Do 'Bold Mission' To Get In Has SXSW Jumped the Shark? South By Southwest, which kicks off tomor ...

  3. The Orchard's Richard Gottehrer on CMJ's New Music Industry Panel: 'The Business Is An Amalgam of Different Revenue Streams'

    October 21, 2012 11:15 AM EDT CMJ Panel Action Shot: The "Seasoned Experience Implemented in New Music Industry" panel (from left): The Orchard's Richard Gotterher; moderator Robert Singerman; Mom + Pop's Michael Goldstone. (Photo: Chris Palermino) The latt ...

  4. Backbeat: Led Zeppelin Movie Premiere, Afterparty Bring in Rock and Music-Biz Royalty

    October 11, 2012 4:30 PM EDT From left: John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and original drummer John Bonham's son Jason arrive for the press conference for the release of their new concert film Celebration Day . (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images)   On Tuesday nigh ...

  5. VH1's Rick Krim, MTV's Amy Doyle Honored at UJA Luncheon by Pink, Rob Thomas, Judy McGrath, Van Toffler, Many More

    July 13, 2012 3:30 PM EDT (L-R): Clear Channel's John Sykes, VH1 EVP Rick Krim, Universal Republic/Island Def Jam's Barry Weiss, MTV EVP Amy Doyle, and Glassnote founder Daniel Glass. (Photo: Michael Priest) The music business has more than its share of industry- ...

  6. Metric Look Back at 10 Years as They Approach Their Fifth Record

    June 07, 2012 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 ''Ten years and five records: I can't get my head around that," says Emily Haines, frontwoman of indie rock group Metric. Then, she asks, half-­jokingly, "I guess this is really what I'm doing with my life, right?" T ...

  7. Backbeat: Fort Lean Rocks Santos Party House at Record-Release Gig Packed With Fans, Eager A&R Execs

    February 29, 2012 6:14 PM EST From left: Fort Lean manager Talya Elitzer of Mick Management; Fort Lean frontman Keenan Mitchell; Billboard.Biz deputy editor Andy Gensler; Fort Lean keyboardist Will Runge; band publicist Shira Knishkowy of Big Hassle. (Photo: Jem Aswad) The sce ...

  8. Sleigh Bells Ring In Brooklyn

    May 21, 2010 1:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 If an air traffic controller at London's Heathrow airport had been a little less diligent, Sleigh Bells' success story would've been over before it started. "We almost crash landed in London," guitarist/programmer Derek Mill ...

  9. Metric Strikes A Deal With Mom + Pop

    January 11, 2010 5:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Canadian band Metric announced a joint venture partnership between its label, Metric Music International (MMI), and Mom + Pop Records, which is part of QPrime management. The band self-released its latest album, "Fantasies," which has sold ...

  10. Pearl Jam's 'New' World Order

    April 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eddie Vedder chuckles when he looks back on the early years of Pearl Jam's lifecycle and how the group balanced the pressures of success: "You get growing pains when you get taller, but we got them wh Eddie Vedder chuckles when he looks ba ...