A site like Sonicbids may have intentionally taken the opposite approach to increase its numbers. If you accept every band, then you can certainly bill yourself being a comprehensive band site. However, through everyone, the percentages of testimonials are much lower and you probably don t want to publish those numbers.
Of course, Zeppelin prevailed of their case, but wasted lots of time and cash along the way. On June 23rd, a California federal Jury officially rejected claims that Led Zeppelin stole the opening riff for their hit song ‘Stairway To Heaven,while referencing endless samples of a similar progression in earlier examples. Slam dunk case, but one that also opened a prospective Pandora’s Box of future concert, frivolous cases, especially given the band’s known history of plagiarism and reliance on common chord structures and rhythms.
As to FarePlay, I don t think any sane people actually think an album has only 1 good track. You re perpetuating your own personal myth. Again, many people merely don t love anything passed the one; the track they already know that they love. Music is simply not something the person enjoys taking a risk on anymore.
LiveXLive Media has appointed Michael Zemetra as its Chief Financial officer. He succeeds Jerry Gold, who guided the corporation through important milestones, including LiveXLive’s listing on NASDAQ, the acquisition of Slacker Radio, along with a significant capital raise. Gold can be the Chief Strategy Officer and it has joined LiveXLive’s Board of Directors.
The original Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009 had allowed small to mid-sized podcasters to cover just a small portion of overall revenue, which allowed them maximize their overall earnings. After meeting with Pandora, the CRB made a decision to improve the rates, with top streaming companies in favor, but that smaller companies against given that they couldn’t survive able to afford these alternation in rates.