We started a record label

I’ve lost count of the number of times people have suggested that we start our own record label. And I’ve also lost count of the number of times I’ve explained to people that the concept of “unsigned” is an unhelpful one. If you’re...

Is the album dead?

I’m going to go out on a limb and say ‘no’ to this one, just as I said ‘no’ to the one about the CD being dead. That said, I think we’re going to have to redefine our notion of what constitutes an album. There is no longer any...

Record Industry Innovation Prize

I just posted the seed of an idea in Music Think Tank, and I’d be really interested to hear what you think about it. Head on over and have a read. Essentially, the idea is that the Record Industry should offer a cash prize to the most innovative and successful...