1. Economist Paul Krugman on How to Fix the Music Industry (and Why Not Much Has Changed in the Last 150 Years)

    June 19, 2015 12:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 When New York Times op-ed columnist, Nobel Prize-winning economist and indie-music fan Paul Krugman , 62, goes to see a band at Bowery Ballroom, he can't help but run the numbers. "Even for bands that have wildly enthusiastic followings, i ...

  2. Business Matters: RootMusic, ReverbNation, Vevo Are Top Music Apps on Facebook

    September 02, 2011 3:41 PM EDT RootMusic, ReverbNation, Vevo Are Top Music Apps on Facebook -- RootMusic's BandPage is the top music app on Facebook, according to the AppData. With 32.5 million monthly average users (MAU) as of September 2, BandPage is far and away the mos ...

  3. CHART BEAT CHAT

    April 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses the influence of Indian music, the Dixie Chicks controversy, and songs covered by international artists with readers. SENSING A CONNECTION Fred, Sean Paul blasts his way toward the top of Billboard's Hot 100 with his Diwa ...