Here's your weekly go-to for the latest music business articles related to trends, news, market development, equity and inclusion, and important changes in today's evolving music industry.
CBC Live Music Venues Struggle to Stay Afloat Amid Skyrocketing Insurance Rates as Pandemic Recedes
Refinery 29 The Music Industry Has Failed Black Women Survivors
The Guardian Annie Mac on Women in the Music Industry: ‘There’s Still a Long Way to Go’
Toronto Star Fefe Dobson and Tyler Shaw: How Two Canadian Musicians Fight to Be Heard in an Industry That Tiptoes Around Race
Recording Academy Making Change: A Conversation With Jeff Harleston | Black Music Collective Podcast
Hypebot Keychange Opens Artist Support Program as Major Music Company Gender Equality Pledges Pass 500
Exclaim Cadence Weapon Shares How the "Extractive and Predatory" Music Industry Nearly Derailed His Career
The Globe and Mail Canadian Startup Side Door Aims to Democratize the Concert Business
Digital Music News SoundExchange Royalties Reach $947 Million In 2020, Up 4% Year-Over-Year
Music Business Worldwide Indie Labels Loathe Spotify’s Discovery Mode – but DIY Giants Are Loving It
Music x Wait, Is Spotify Trying to Make All Musicians Creators?
The Information Spotify Explores Expansion Into Events
Hypebot Marketing Music on Tiktok: Going Viral or a Black Hole Spiral?
The Motley Fool Can Snap's Universal Music Deal Help It Counter TikTok?
Digital Music News How To Break Through The Noise In 2021
Synchtank Could This Automated Advertising Platform Drive $3 Billion in Revenue for Catalog Music?
Pitchfork The Small-Town Touring Boom Is Coming
Digital Music News Instagram Is Going Beyond ‘Square Photos’ — But What Does That Mean?