Tweets by @future_of_music

Reminder: musicians are the best experts on their own lives and livelihoods. In business and in policy issues, the… hours 18 min ago
@HalSinger Name names! — 1 day 1 hour ago
@davedepper It’s such a mess. We’ve been fighting for federal fixes but the state unemployment agencies are resis… day 15 hours ago
@aprilaser The worst feeling — 1 day 16 hours ago
The same is true of various forms of transparency in the music industries. Transparency doesn’t fix things on its o… day 19 hours ago
We have seen some grumbling about artists taking PPP loans. But that money goes straight to their crews and staff… day 21 hours ago
Big news. days 5 hours ago
RT @wetwax: UK advocates aren't wrong to point out that £1.57bn in arts aid may be too late for some. But compare that to the US, which i… — 2 days 19 hours ago
Composer Maria Schneider has filed a class action suit against YouTube We can’t yet comment… days 19 hours ago
@deathbombarc @cheriehu42 Would love to hear more about this! Particularly the genre stuff! — 1 week 4 hours ago
Lots of musicians in this group, sadly. week 22 hours ago
RT @davidgross_man: Not enough is said about the New Deal's free art programs. Can you imagine the government offering free acting clases?… — 1 week 1 day ago
Too few companies have too much power, and it impacts musicians' ability to reach audiences and earn a sustainable… week 1 day ago
@dada_drummer @matdryhurst Our sense is that distributors strongly discourage it, and are somewhat cagey about the reasons why. — 1 week 1 day ago
@matdryhurst @dada_drummer Have we seen them say this publicly? Getting documentation of this practice/policy woul… week 1 day ago
RT @marktavern: We’re all aware of performers losing money because they can’t tour, but I don’t think we’re talking enough about songwriter… — 1 week 2 days ago
RT @danideahl: So sad to hear about the loss of @mixmag print Music journalism has suffered an incredible amount of slash and burn this ye… — 1 week 2 days ago
@MusicianJustin @cushac It still uses play count as proxy for value and so leaves the distortions associated with t… week 2 days ago
@PGunigantiAT It really depends on which pie! A problem with “grow the pie”rhetoric in digital music is that it le… week 2 days ago
@PGunigantiAT week 2 days ago