Category: Artists

Ice Cube on Eames

This is real.

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W+K team with Kaiser Chiefs

Creative partnership. Looking forward to following.

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Manchester Orchestra on Letterman

Powerful performance featuring the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Proud of you guys.

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Direct. Human. Interaction.

I’m already exhausted just from watching this. An old friend and co-worker Peter Malkin chimes in on managing artists in the digital age. Managing Musical Artists in the new Digital World from Peter Malkin on Vimeo.

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The age of art vs content

“I don’t think anybody is afraid that the Senior VP of Marketing at Mountain Dew is going to tell Neon Indian that his new Green Mountain single isn’t “DEWMocratic” enough to be played on the radio. Mountain Dew, frankly, doesn’t need to give a shit WHAT Neon Indian’s new Green Mountain single sounds like. It […]

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Julia Bruns on Bands & Brands

Opinion piece. Worthy read. via Contagious

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Homage or Fromage?

Sigur Rós – Hoppípolla from Sigur Rós on Vimeo. When it comes to licensing music for advertising, Sigur Ros are quite upfront regarding the use of their music in ads. They generally frown on the practice. In this post on their website, the band expounds on the many sound-alikes that are floating around the ad-o-sphere. […]

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Billboard’s Maximum Exposure 2010

The Billboard editorial staff chimes in with their 2010 list of most effective promotional vehicles in music.

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