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FACTOR must end the Artist Development grant

What makes early-career artists work is speed. Unfortunately, FACTOR rewards almost 500 such artists every year for planning too slowly.

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Cory Weeds and the 7500x option

What’s the value of a CD, and will people walk away from the merch table when they find out you’re on Spotify?

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Ratatouille musical lacks zest

Watching Ratatouille The TikTok Musical was like watching several TikTok videos stitched together into an hour-long movie.

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Streaming saves classical music

Livestreams open up classical music to more fans because they’re accessible.

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Instagram sucks for musicians

Muted sound, the wrong status incentives, meaningless metrics.

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Peter Frampton royalties remarks are wrong

Rock stars are wrong when they complain about low pay on streaming.

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Becoming a professional musician: I failed

I don’t want to play lots of gigs, and I’m done feeling guilty about it.