David Bowie’s Blackstar album helped push UK vinyl sales to a 25-year high in 2016. The purpose of international network development is to pass on new skills and understanding about the workings of the music business in different countries, but also to help create global networks and new transnational or international collaborations.
The report, touted on a May 11 post on a Google blog by a company public policy manager under the heading What is YouTube’s Value in the Music Industry?,” is a clear attempt to bolster YouTube’s position in that value-gap debate, something label executives as well as trade groups representing the creative side contest.
As for the business end of music, depending on your training and skills, you may be in a position to work for a talent agency, music festival, record company, concert promoter, instrument or music tech company, music publishing company, booking agency, or tour/road manager.
As set forth below, the rules are very specific, and broadcasters can actually benefit from the exceptions as, in the limited circumstances set out in the Copyright Act, businesses can play music from FCC licensed outlets without a license, but music from other sources could present an issue.
In a bold move for a young entrepreneur, Ellison created a full-service company and added to the artistic and management aspects of his company services in marketing and advertising, financial and strategic planning, event coordinating, website development, graphic design recording studio rental, artist management and development.