You might’ve noticed this morning, but we completely redesigned MusicGrid.me to turn the awesome up to 11. Go rate those Record Store Day releases!
THIS IS AWESOME NEWS
"Taken at face value, our findings indicate that digital music piracy does not displace legal music purchases in digital format."
Hey, Facebook is trying, ok?
I think people have been obsessed with the wrong question, which is “how do we make people pay for music”“.
What if we started asking, ‘How do we let people pay for music?’
Amanda Palmer of The Dresden Dolls just gets it.
"At the beginning of the digital revolution it was a common theme to say digital is killing music. Well, the reality is, digital is saving music. I absolutely believe that this marks the start of a global growth story. The industry has every reason to be optimistic about its future."
Digital Albums are up 14% and Digital Tracks are up 5%. CD sales declined 13%.