Did Technology Kill Your Local Music Scene?

The internet forever changed how we consume and create music as individuals... but what about as groups? Anyone from the pre-internet music era will surely tell you stories of how particular cities...


Why Hotel Lobbies Beat Coffee Shops for Remote Working

Get the coffee to go next time. You’ve seen it countless times - head to any coffee shop and the tables are usually littered with laptops, scattered with folks in search of a productivity boost...


Is Narcissism Ruining the Live Experience?

Alicia Keys recently joined the likes of Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, Guns N’ Roses and many more who want you off your phone at their events by turning to Silicon Valley startup Yondr – a company...


EDM Fans vs. Other Music Fans

Now that North America has widely embraced electronic music, it’s become the scene to watch and capitalize on for brands and marketers. Taking that into account, online ticketing platform Eventbrite...


Musicians: Learn The Power Of The Pivot

As a musician, it is vital that you listen to your audience as much as you'd like them to listen to you. Sometimes that could mean going through a change. The Beastie Boys did it, Katy Perry did it,...


How I Earned My Place in the Music Business: 6 Insights For Breaking In

After a four-year journey that recently culminated with my college graduation, I write to you now as a full-time music industry professional – a senior music & technology writer for Hypebot.com,...