Hey guys. I dug this up and intend to go through it gradually throughout this week. Though its 3 years old, I found many interesting topics of discussion here. While Eric is here with us, I thought I’d share it. Please feel free to question or comment. A link to his new book is posted below!
*IF YOU ARE VISITING FROM ANOTHER FORUM OR A SOCIAL MEDIA GROUP - READ FORUM RULES BEFORE COMMENTING.
8:07 - Getting the gig working with Farside
12:00 building a discography in this day and age
14:30 background behind Billionaire Apparent
17:35 when Beethoven needed more bass he added more bass players lol
20:00 Billionaire apparent is about the business today (2016)
21:20 Royalty payment systems and performance rights unions, and streaming
23:00 Importance of major labels
27:05-27:28 US congress and music industry lobbyists vs big tech
33:00 - You don’t push things forward by doing things the same way, as long as you understand the reason people did it the ‘other’ way.
34:00 NOT meeting with mix clients in person