88tc88: Connecting Western Bands & Chinese Fans Through Mandarin:
By Eric de Fontenay (Founder & Publisher) A growing number of Western music companies are dipping their toes into the Chinese market, hoping to increase opportunities for independent artists in one of the most dynamic and treacherous music markets ever. We've already reported on Australian-based Cowbell Digital Music, which launched a Chinese portal earlier this year. Now, Berlin-based 88tc88, which took advantage of the global attention on SXSW 2010 to introduce its Web-based translation service, is enabling Western b...
WHERE IS THE MUSIC?: WHAT UP PENSACOLA? WHERE IS ALL THE ROOTS RAGGAE? I'VE GONE TO THE BEACH , DOWNTOWN, UPTOWN AND THERE'S NEVER ANY ROOTS MUSIC PLAYING! I HAVE ASKED EVERYBODY AND EVERYONE ALWAYS SAYS...I DON'T KNOW OF ANY BANDS THAT PLAY RAGGAE ANYMORE....WHAT'S THAT ABOUT? IF ANYONE KNOWS WHERE IT'S AT PLEASE POST AND PUT SOME LIGHT IN MY DARKNESS! RESPECT! JAH_TRIBE
SMALL USES SEEKS MUSICIANS, DIRECTORS, AND VISUAL PRODUCERS:
Small Uses is a private list which allows independent directors and videographers to post a "personalized request" to find extremely affordable music for their video productions. Videographers list their specific needs, and musician-members then respond with appropriate material, and matches are easily and appropriately made.
Small Uses was created by Janet Fisher, a long time professional songwriter and publisher for film and television, now producing television segments, commercials, and PSAs. She has seen the earnings of songwriters and publis...