Music Is Now Less Than 0.3% of Revenues at Wal-Mart, Best Buy, & Target…

Music Is Now Less Than 0.3% of Revenues at Wal-Mart, Best Buy, & Target…

Even though I still like CDs, and physical product in general, I think we’re seeing the end of  an era.  Take a look at these photos showing the floor space allotted to CDs in a Walmart just outside of Austin. Yikes!

DMX Wins Landmark Decision against ASCAP and BMI

DMX Wins Landmark Decision against ASCAP and BMI

I’m not sure how this will directly affect indie artists like myself.  On the one hand, performing rights organizations have the power of size and can negotiate in ways that I will never be able to.  On the other hand, I like the idea of greater transparency in the usage of (my) music.  We shall see…