The new standards of jazz

In his article "Can Jazz Be Saved?" from the Wall Street Journal, Terry Teachout poses a question about the potential death of the art form of Jazz. A well thought out read the article highlights the decline in both age and frequency of jazz concert-goers and album buyers, and speculates that jazz … [Read more...]

Lawsuits; a business model.

Recently Glenn Peoples tweeted a really interesting article in the New York Times which is an excerpt from a book called "Ripped" by Greg Kot. The article emphasizes the drastic change in business practices in the music industry in the late 90's and focuses on a new business model of streamlined … [Read more...]