The line ain’t never busy…
Spotify, Google, Amazon are all making money in Austin while they stiff Austin songwriters. Happy SXSW!
This Thursday, 8/31/17 Legendary Blues Club Antone’s (305 East 5th Street, Austin) will host “A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Victims with Guy Forsyth, Carolyn Wonderland & Friends” starting at 9:30. Acting quickly, locally based but world traveling Austin music icon Guy Forsyth has donated his already booked show to the Red Cross to help raise […]
Chris Castle interviews Blake Morgan, head of ECR Music Group and the force behind the #irespectmusic campaign on Pandora, IRFA and the campaign for artist pay for radio play. Theme music by Guy Forsyth. You can also subscribe to the Music Tech Policy podcast on iTunes.
The top five staff picks this week from Sempahore Music 1. Guy Forsyth (Austin) “If I Was Sick” @guy_forsyth 2. The Maccabees (London) “Went Away” @themaccabees 3. Deaf Havana (Norfolk) “We Used to Talk” @deafhavana 4. Future of the Left (Cardiff) “Sheena Is a T-shirt Salesman” @futureoftheleft 5. Lacrymosa (New York) “Not About Want” @iamlacrymosa 5-19-12 Semaphore […]
Staff picks from Semaphore Music 1. Guy Forsyth (Austin) New Album coming in the New Year (and one of the best artist websites!) @guy_forsyth 2. Ren Harvieu (Manchester) “Through the Night” @renharvieu 3. Widowspeak (Brooklyn) “Gun Shy” @widowspeaking 4. Gardening Not Architecture (Seattle) “Saboteur” @gnatweets 5. You and Me At Six (Weybridge) “Loverboy” @youmeatsix
Special event: Nikki Rowling receives the Cindi Lazzari Artist Advocacy Award from the State Bar of Texas. According to the press release from the Texas Music Office: “Long-time music professional Nikki Rowling will receive the 2011 Cindi Lazzari Artist Advocate Award from TESLAW, the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. […]
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