Monthly Archives: March 2017

Key Notes

DiY artist – can use convergence and prosumer devices (loop station, kaons pad, iPads, PCs) to produce, distribute, market and allow consumption by active audiences (Gen C) Dub Fx produces though prosumer tech then distributes: SNS (Facebook) Linked to YouTube … Continue reading

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Dub Fx

Dub FX is completely independent, using only live performance, word of mouth, internet social networking, and a number of easily accessible free samples. He is the main founder of the label Convoy Unltd, which could be described as a co-op … Continue reading

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Essay Answer – Compare how a mainstream label and an independent label are each targeting music audiences, in light of the current problems faced by the music industry

“Compare how a mainstream label and an independent label are each targeting music audiences, in light of the current problems faced by the music industry.” There are a number of problems facing the music industry. A primary one of which … Continue reading

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Plan and Intro Argument MI Essay

Intro : There are a number of problems facing the music industry. They include… Mainstream and Independent labels are dealing with these problems very differently. For example, mainstream labels like…  are very discouraging and against the idea of convergence technology … Continue reading

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Heavenly Recordings – Initial Findings

I find the format itself of the site quite appealing. It looks appealing, useful and simple all at the same time. It appears as though the site has been stripped to it’s bare essentials. Another thing I appreciate about the … Continue reading

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Soul Jazz – Initial Findings

I found it quite interesting that there is music available from the site. This stood out to me because of the amount of sites that don’t have a lot of music available from the site. I believe this to be … Continue reading

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Lesson Notes – 28/02/17

Nick Gatfield – Sony Music UK Boss. “Sony are too reliant on X-Factor” Sony Music Case Study. Sony has a range of sub labels for different genres Eg. Artista (Country), RCA (Pop), Epic (Chart Pop), Legacy (Classics) Each label draws … Continue reading

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