What makes early-career artists work is speed. Unfortunately, FACTOR rewards almost 500 such artists every year for planning too slowly.
What’s the value of a CD, and will people walk away from the merch table when they find out you’re on Spotify?
Watching Ratatouille The TikTok Musical was like watching several TikTok videos stitched together into an hour-long movie.
Livestreams open up classical music to more fans because they’re accessible.
Muted sound, the wrong status incentives, meaningless metrics.
Rock stars are wrong when they complain about low pay on streaming.
I don’t want to play lots of gigs, and I’m done feeling guilty about it.