Originally Posted by John Eppstein
45.3% over 10 years, with the decline starting BEFORE the economy crashed.
45.3% is a LOT worse than any other industry. It's even worse than the newspaper and magazine industries.
This is what happens when people stop paying a fair price for work. We need to raise music prices to a sustainable level.
THe future is here now.
Its called Robotics,The Cloud,Virtual Banking,Business's online.
Many see no paycheck from their music so why invest.
Music is now a sub genre of the entertainment world.Now split up all the genre's within music and you have sub of the subs.
I'm lucky,I've been successful in the past,now just a living but increasing through licensing though thats been cheapened though middlemen publishers and the internet.
Bottom line is Quote you John "This is what happens when people stop paying a fair price for work. We need to raise music prices to a sustainable level."
Maybe the ISP's and the internet police can rev up their cyberstings.....
I want one of those hats...