1. Sacramento-Based Retail Chain Dimple Records Liquidating Stores, Shutting Down All Locations

    June 19, 2019 9:25 PM EDT After 45 years in operation, the seven-unit, Sacramento, California-based home entertainment software chain Dimple Records has announced it will liquidate its stores and close down. After receiving accolades at the Music Biz annual conference last ...

  2. Okkervil River Bucks the Traditional Album Cycle With Fan-Focused Live Album Subscription Series

    June 12, 2019 1:34 PM EDT “The band is part of a continuum that’s existing with the fans and if we all work together we can create stuff that they’re going to like and they can provide us with the money to make it," says Will Sheff. Okkervil River 's sound can sh ...

  3. PledgeMusic Fulfillment Partner Bandwear Offers Assistance to Artists Affected by Platform's Collapse

    June 10, 2019 8:01 PM EDT The company will host and rebuild campaigns and online stores for artists, as well as provide "extremely discounted" pricing on on merchandise already promised to fans. Following the collapse of U.K. and U.S.-based crowdfunding platform ...

  4. Merch Madness: How Artists Are Using Designer Duds and Nutritional Supplements to Battle for No. 1

    May 31, 2019 5:55 PM EDT the toothpaste back into the tube.” Ed Christman Record Labels Retail Retail bbbiz ...

  5. Trans World's Challenges Mount Amid Flowing Red Ink, Board Tension & Possible Stock Delisting

    May 30, 2019 6:19 PM EDT Lately, Trans World Entertainment's management has been on a high wire, trying to navigate a tide of red ink, a shrinking pool of cash, a going-concern crises, disappearing market capitalization, a potential Nasdaq stock delisting and an inte ...