The Future of What
About This Show
A weekly podcast and radio program about the music industry for insiders, outsiders, and outliers. Each week host Portia Sabin, president of the independent record label Kill Rock Stars, talks to guests ranging from musicians to business experts.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Unpacking Music's "Black Box"
4 days ago
Episode #125: Called “music’s monetization mystery” by Forbes, on today’s episode we shed light on the “black box” -- a complicated phenomenon in the music industry where small and large sums of money don’t make it to an artist. What happens to these unattributed royalties and how can musicians safeguard their income? We ask CD Baby CEO Tracy Maddux and CrossBorderWorks’ Vickie Nauman for insight.
Produced by Will Watts and Anna McClain. Engineered by Brent Asbury at Beta Petrol.Read more »
Rated 5 out of
This show is super informative & polished! I'm not a musician but Portia and guests shed light on the industry in a way that is accessible to all. Plus there are great interviews with some of my favorite indie bands.
Date published: 2016-06-08