Dec 21, 2012 ... Still, many continue to question whether Spotify actually helps or hurts existing
album sales, and Metallica's decreases in sales aren't helping ...
Nov 11, 2014 ... Ek also seemed to shift blame to the record labels for not paying artists .... Myth
number three: Spotify hurts sales, both download and physical.
Oct 27, 2015 ... Spotify Isn't Killing Record Sales ... order to figure out whether, all told, these
services are helping or hurting the music industry. ... To find out how streaming
platforms impact record-industry revenue, researchers took a look at ...
Jan 29, 2013 ... Companies like Spotify and Pandora are catching fire, but the money ... From 78
r.p.m. records to the age of iTunes, artists' record royalties have been ... Cliff
Burnstein, whose company, Q Prime, manages Metallica and other major acts,
said that even if streaming hurts sales, all is not lost as long as the .....
Nov 4, 2015 ... As it is, the authors find that Spotify's royalty rate (how much the company pays
record labels per stream) meets the traditional sales ...
Apr 25, 2015 ... Streaming services are killing digital download sales, with Pandora and Spotify ...
Then you have Spotify, with its catalog of over 30 million songs to comb ... And
artists — from Jay-Z to Metallica, and Taylor Swift to Radiohead ...
Jul 14, 2015 ... + Check Out Metallica's Super-Intimate Record Store Performance .... not hurt
artists like Metallica, Black Sabbath and Megadeth all that much, the lesser ...
record sales, than if they hadn't participated with streaming services.
Dec 2, 2013 ... But for a band that makes a living selling music, streaming royalties are not at a
point yet to ... ”My record isn't on Spotify,” Mann told the Telegraph. ..... They
realized that this stance was bad for Metallica, Inc., and discontinued.
Jul 14, 2015 ... METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich says that streaming services like Spotify and ...
He added: "[Having music available on a streaming service like Spotify] a choice.
... Lars also lamented the fact that diminishing record sales have .... They've
experimented in the past, and it came back to hurt them financially.
Jun 1, 2015 ... Spotify recently revealed that metalheads are the most loyal music listeners. ...
with metal's champions comprising Metallica, Slayer, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden,
... directly into more sales; when someone's buying up the new Mefitic record, ...
The mainstream media and greater music industry are only hurting ...