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Sympathy for the labels, part 2

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In my previous post I discussed the difficulties that independent labels were having in adapting to the new landscape of the music business, and whether eMus...

Sympathy for the labels, part 1

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I previously commented on the Billboard article about labels’ unhappiness with eMusic, although I got some of the facts of the article wrong—an obvious remin...

Pakman blogs

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David Pakman (CEO of eMusic—but you already knew that, right?) has traditionally confined his public comments to press interviews. However in the wake of rep...

Goodbye labels?

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I don’t normally do breaking news, because frankly I’m just too busy to keep track of what’s happening every day in the music business. However I’ll make an ...