3 Ways The Music Industry Changed This Week 6/12/09

change.jpgIn our new feature we will give you a cheat sheet as to what
you need to know about how the industry changed. We present you the
knowledge you need to know to go on with your life in this industry to
take advantage of this awesome new landscape!

  • Unsigned Artist Drake’s Bootleg Would Have Been Top 20! An unsigned artist was able to crack the Top 20 on Billboard through digital sales! The hype and radio airplay alone propelled him here. Unfortunately the company that put the album up didn’t have the rights to the release. Der…
  • Low Power FM Radio Wins In Congress! Congress passed a law allowing low power FM radio stations to operate in the US. This means more DJs can take to the airwaves and promote the artists they really love in local areas! Get to it!
  • You Can Now Upload Your Music To Pandora! Like low power FM radio this will enable small artists to have the same opportunities as larger better funded artists.

Jesse Cannon is the editor of Musformation. He produces records at his studio Cannon Found Soundation. Follow him on Twitter at @JesseCannonMusF. For more info please visit his website.