2016 In Review: White privilege in music - will diversity finally become a reality in 2017?
It is no revelation that the fabric of the music industry is one which is tightly stitched together by the threads of patriarchy and white privilege. Arguably, the digital age is dealing with this problem – the vast amounts of digital tools and tech resources available has allowed entrepreneurialism to thrive. The DIY generation are developing their own platforms and paving their own paths to tap into the music industry, in turn also breaking down power constructs. However, w
2016 In Review: 10 Most Influential individuals U30.
2016 has been an incredible year for music and in some way a ground breaking one with many tour, streaming and chart records broken as well as some interesting developments in music trends and how business is conducted. In this post we look at the people behind the artists, the individuals whose work has had a profound effect in all aspects of the business from rights management, marketing, A&R-ing to style, photography and management. [if !supportLists]1. [endif]Caroline