What we lose when we relay on streaming

What we lose when we relay on streaming

Posted by: on Feb 25, 2017 | One Comment

Recently the complete music catalog of PRINCE was made available on streaming services for the first time. Also the last notorious refusers, the German band: Die Toten Hosen recently flodded streaming services with their music. Sounds great, right? Everything there. Always. And Forever. No?

swap:NETZKULTUR Kongress

swap:NETZKULTUR Kongress

Posted by: on Nov 4, 2016 | No Comments

Gestern war ich in Halle. Eingeladen hatte u.A. die Landeszentrale für politische Bildung zu einem Kneipengespräch zum Thema Netzmusik im Rahmen der swap:NETZKULTUR Veranstaltungsreihe, die bereits zum 3. Mal stattfand. 

1993: Vinyl ist für Gewinner (L’age D’or) – ein Abgesang

1993: Vinyl ist für Gewinner (L’age D’or) – ein Abgesang

Posted by: on Aug 22, 2016 | No Comments

In 1993 German Indie Label L’age D’or / Ladomat (1988 – 2007)  had stopped vinyl production due to high costs. (FB Page)

Kobalt, the new music company is disrupting the traditional music scene?

Kobalt, the new music company is disrupting the traditional music scene?

Posted by: on Jul 22, 2016 | No Comments

“It’s always a survival of the fittest, its capitalism”

Workshop: Music Streaming (for artists and labels)

Workshop: Music Streaming (for artists and labels)

Posted by: on Jun 9, 2016 | No Comments

I will be giving a Spotify Workshop in Berlin on the 20st of June at MUSICPOOL, for Artists and Labels (German Language)

Blockchain for music

Blockchain for music

Posted by: on May 2, 2016 | No Comments

A collection of recent articles

Blockchain. It’s all over in the news these days
UPDATE II (June 2016)

Lets meet at #rpTEN

Lets meet at #rpTEN

Posted by: on Apr 30, 2016 | No Comments

I will play some #earcandy at #rpTEN:

BVMI:  Musikindustrie in Zahlen 2015 (Deutschland)

BVMI: Musikindustrie in Zahlen 2015 (Deutschland)

Posted by: on Apr 8, 2016 | No Comments

Der Bundesverband Musikindustrie (BVMI) hat im Rahmen der Kulturkonferenz den jährlichen  Bericht „Musikindustrie in Zahlen“ mit allen Marktdaten des vergangenen Musikjahres für Deutschland veröffentlicht –> kostenloser DL

Einnahmen aus physischen Verkäufen 68,6% gegenüber digitalen Einnahmen: 31.4%

Music Business News:

Music Business News:

Posted by: on Feb 10, 2016 | No Comments

Welcome to my new Facebook Page: Music Business News

As there is no such thing for the modern music biz in Germany I started this page to collect and share relevant information, analysis, opinions and best practice tips from all over the place. For now its just a Facebook page but I will also add these links to my blog here as it’s always better to have a save place for content which is not owned by a huge company. Lets have some lively discussions here