A New Business Model for Musicians

PandoDaily examines the non-traditional music career of Scott Hansen, better known as the electronic artist Tycho, and the various ways that technology and consumer preferences have changed the business model for the music industry.  Tycho's story illustrates the new possibilities for a successful music career that exist in an industry that has seen seismic changes in the past few years.  It also underscores the importance of understanding copyright and ownership issues for musical artists, as well as the potential perils of signing contracts without a clear understanding of their provisions and effects.  Read the full article here.

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By migster14 (originally posted to Flickr as Trinity) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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