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YouTube Says It Pays $3 for Every 1,000 Views. A Musician Says He’s Making 1/50th of That

Is YouTube seriously paying $3 for every 1,000 views?  Or is that just another ‘alternative fact’? How much does YouTube really pay?  Welcome to the million-dollar question for musicians, studios, and rights owners everywhere.  Or, shall we say, the million micro-penny question. Just last week, a crack of clarity seemed to poke through the frustrating […] The post YouTube Says It Pays $3 for Every 1,000 Views. A Musician Says He’s Making 1/50th of That. appeared first on Digital Music News. https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/08/20/youtube-3-dollars-every-1000-plays/...

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No, Legacy Musicians Do Not Have To Tour To Make Money If They Don’t Want To

I’m sure you’ve read by now the piece that has been shared relentlessly discussing how 69-year-old Donald Fagen (of Steely Dan) was “forced” to go on tour because his album sales money has dried up. Fagen told the Wall Street Journal: “When the bottom fell out of the record business a bunch of years ago, […] The post No, Legacy Musicians Do Not Have To Tour To Make Money If They Don’t Want To appeared first on Digital Music News. https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/08/08/legacy-musicians/...

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11 Things Millennial Musicians Just Don’t Get

1) Spotify Plays Don’t Equal Fans I can’t tell you how many artists I see on Spotify with hundreds of thousands or millions of streams, but can’t get even 100 out to their local (or any) shows. Or get anyone to back their crowdfunding campaign. Or support them in any way whatsoever. These listeners are […] The post 11 Things Millennial Musicians Just Don’t Get appeared first on Digital Music News. http://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2017/07/27/millennial-musicians/...

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