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The Future of What

By Kill Rock Stars

A weekly podcast & radio show about the music industry hosted by Music Business Association president, Portia Sabin. Listen to new episodes here, or wherever you get your podcasts!

  1. 1.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ MLC06/05/2020
    45:24
  2. 2.
    Episode #190 - MusicBiz Live! w/ Live Music Venues05/29/2020
    39:37
  3. 3.
    MusicBiz Live! re: Music Consumption Metrics05/22/2020
    57:53
  4. 4.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ Mental Health Professionals05/15/2020
    57:28
  5. 5.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ EU & UK Music Organizations05/08/2020
    55:53
  6. 6.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ MusicBiz Board05/01/2020
    49:32
  7. 7.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ Indepdenent Record Retailers04/24/2020
    52:18
  8. 8.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ NMPA, RIAA, CMA, A2IM & NSAI04/17/2020
    49:46
  1. 9.
    MusicBiz Live! w/ Instagram and Facebook04/10/2020
    57:03
  2. 10.
    Educating The Next Generation of Music Business Professionals03/13/2020
    57:06
  3. 11.
    Consolidating Credits In The Cloud03/06/2020
    57:26
  4. 12.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Ninja Tune02/28/2020
    48:01
  5. 13.
    New Tools For Booking Tours02/21/2020
    57:35
  6. 14.
    Licensing Music For Podcasts02/14/2020
    56:59
  7. 15.
    Where Do Black Box Royalties Go?02/07/2020
    57:08
  8. 16.
    New Tools For Songwriters01/24/2020
    44:43
  9. 17.
    Nashville's Project Music01/17/2020
    56:30
  10. 18.
    Trends for 202001/10/2020
    1:08:02
  11. 19.
    The Evolution of Streaming01/03/2020
    55:03
  12. 20.
    Best of 201912/27/2019
    58:57
  13. 21.
    New Tools For Developing Artists12/20/2019
    1:00:24
  14. 22.
    Direct Shot's Ambigous Future11/22/2019
    54:40
  15. 23.
    New Ideas In The Digital Marketplace11/15/2019
    53:20
  16. 24.
    Indie Label Spotlight - Frenchkiss Records11/08/2019
    44:13
  17. 25.
    Tracklib Brings Legal Sampling To The Masses11/01/2019
    50:45
  18. 26.
    Converting Streams Into Liquid Assets Faster09/27/2019
    40:22
  19. 27.
    Unpacking The C.A.S.E. Act09/20/2019
    43:49
  20. 28.
    The Future of Artist Management09/06/2019
    48:46
  21. 29.
    Merlin Works Magic For Indies08/02/2019
    46:12
  22. 30.
    The Current State of Music Journalism07/19/2019
    49:17
  23. 31.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Crunchy Frog07/05/2019
    44:04
  24. 32.
    How Streaming Royalties Are Calculated06/21/2019
    50:58
  25. 33.
    House Shows & Non-Traditional Venues06/13/2019
    1:09:54
  26. 34.
    Team Dresch's Timely Return06/07/2019
    58:47
  27. 35.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Herø Records05/31/2019
    43:23
  28. 36.
    Digital Attribution For Musicians05/24/2019
    55:56
  29. 37.
    Manage Your Music With DISCO05/10/2019
    51:46
  30. 38.
    Article 13's Potential Impact On The Music Industry05/03/2019
    51:30
  31. 39.
    Demo Listening Roundtable w/ DJ Klyph, Public Display PR and McMenamins04/26/2019
    56:35
  32. 40.
    Kids Music and Smart Speakers04/19/2019
    58:04
  33. 41.
    Get Paid : Sync Licensing and Brand Partnerships04/12/2019
    49:19
  34. 42.
    Shaking Up Distribution03/29/2019
    51:09
  35. 43.
    Making Good on Representation03/22/2019
    44:40
  36. 44.
    Demystifying A&R with Katie Garcia, Tom Whalley, and Tunji Balogun03/08/2019
    59:44
  37. 45.
    2019 Trends in Music02/15/2019
    50:55
  38. 46.
    Copyright 10102/01/2019
    56:44
  39. 47.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Alligator Records01/18/2019
    53:00
  40. 48.
    Get Paid: Booking, Touring, Promoting01/11/2019
    58:59
  41. 49.
    Best of 201801/04/2019
    58:27
  42. 50.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Fresh Selects12/21/2018
    48:10
  43. 51.
    What's Next for Industry Advocates?12/18/2018
    59:17
  44. 52.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Projekt Records11/30/2018
    1:10:50
  45. 53.
    Reshaping Live Music: HalfAccess / McMenamins / MusicPortland11/23/2018
    49:20
  46. 54.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Jealous Butcher11/02/2018
    52:11
  47. 55.
    Sell Your Merch10/12/2018
    50:39
  48. 56.
    Music Takes On the Midterms10/05/2018
    45:41
  49. 57.
    Do I Need a Record Label?09/28/2018
    57:07
  50. 58.
    Jen Cloher08/31/2018
    1:05:10
  51. 59.
    Spotlight on Molly Neuman (Songtrust, Bratmobile)08/24/2018
    41:22
  52. 60.
    Independent Together08/17/2018
    44:51
  53. 61.
    Update on the Music Modernization Act08/10/2018
    56:46
  54. 62.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Compass Records07/27/2018
    59:43
  55. 63.
    Using Music in Podcasts... the Right Way!07/20/2018
    51:14
  56. 64.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Light in the Attic with Ishmael Butler (Digable Planets, Shabazz Palaces)07/13/2018
    46:30
  57. 65.
    How the Game is Played: LIVE in Portland07/06/2018
    1:03:08
  58. 66.
    Creative Accounting06/29/2018
    46:06
  59. 67.
    Unpacking Music's "Black Box"06/15/2018
    53:52
  60. 68.
    Music Cities (LIVE from Seattle)06/08/2018
    55:41
  61. 69.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Merge Records06/01/2018
    45:35
  62. 70.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Numero Group05/18/2018
    52:27
  63. 71.
    Spotlight on Horse Feathers: Justin Ringle / Skyler Norwood05/04/2018
    52:39
  64. 72.
    LIVE in Portland: The Aesthetics of Album Art04/27/2018
    59:35
  65. 73.
    Gear Makers: Philip Graham (Ear Trumpet) / Saul Koll (Koll Guitar Co.) / Chris Benson (Benson Amps)04/20/2018
    52:14
  66. 74.
    "The Truth Behind the Supposed Decline of the Guitar": She Shreds Magazine / Bully / Trade Up Music04/13/2018
    48:31
  67. 75.
    Inclusivity in Recording: Madeleine Campbell (Women in Sound) / Terri Winston (WAM) / Andrew Jones04/06/2018
    54:26
  68. 76.
    Data! What is it good for? (LIVE at Treefort)03/30/2018
    54:55
  69. 77.
    We'll be right back!03/16/2018
    0:57
  70. 78.
    Addiction & Recovery: Gene Bowen (Road Recovery) / Slim Moon / Rob Crow (Pinback)03/09/2018
    53:16
  71. 79.
    Understanding Contracts with Gandhar Savur and Horse Feathers02/23/2018
    1:00:35
  72. 80.
    Unpacking the Music Modernization Act: David Israelite (NMPA) / Mitch Glazier (RIAA) / Blake Morgan02/16/2018
    56:40
  73. 81.
    Mastering Social Media: GLASYS / CD Baby / Bozyk Media02/08/2018
    56:55
  74. 82.
    BONUS: Dewey Halpaus (Peer Pleasure Podcast)01/31/2018
    18:36
  75. 83.
    The Women of Pearl Jam's Crew / Mike McCready01/26/2018
    53:57
  76. 84.
    Apollo Playlists Curator Walt Lilly01/26/2018
    20:27
  77. 85.
    Music-Tech Journalist Cherie Hu01/25/2018
    14:30
  78. 86.
    Crosshair Music Founder Garrison Snell01/24/2018
    20:06
  79. 87.
    Crosshair / Cherie Hu / Walt Lilly01/19/2018
    56:32
  80. 88.
    Liz Pelly on "The Problem with Muzak" / Resonate01/12/2018
    1:00:03
  81. 89.
    Indie Label Spotlight: EYRST with Neill Von Tally and Blossom01/05/2018
    47:55
  82. 90.
    Looking Back at 201712/22/2017
    1:17:27
  83. 91.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Father/Daughter Records with Jessi Frick and Shamir12/15/2017
    53:05
  84. 92.
    #IRespectMusic's Blake Morgan12/08/2017
    52:39
  85. 93.
    Bonus: Cindy Wilson (The B-52s)12/01/2017
    38:33
  86. 94.
    Portland's Thriving Hip Hop Scene and Beyond12/01/2017
    55:02
  87. 95.
    Net Neutrality11/24/2017
    1:08:42
  88. 96.
    Leveraging Your Data: LIVE from Indie-Con11/17/2017
    1:00:53
  89. 97.
    CASH Music, CD Baby, SoundExchange, Public Display PR and the MusicPortland Movement11/10/2017
    45:25
  90. 98.
    Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney Filthy Friends), Peter Buck (REM), Laura Veirs, Cool Nutz11/09/2017
    34:01
  91. 99.
    100th Episode LIVE with Corin Tucker, Peter Buck, Laura Veirs and more11/03/2017
    49:07
  92. 100.
    Culture Writer Melissa Locker10/27/2017
    33:20
  93. 101.
    Do It Yourself10/20/2017
    58:51
  94. 102.
    Mark Robinson (Teen-Beat, Unrest)10/16/2017
    33:20
  95. 103.
    State of the Nations (Live from Indie-Con)10/13/2017
    58:05
  96. 104.
    Ian MacKaye (Dischord, Fugazi, Minor Threat)10/09/2017
    16:09
  97. 105.
    MusiCares10/06/2017
    40:46
  98. 106.
    Indie Label Spotlight: Teen-Beat with Mark Robinson and Ian MacKaye (Dischord)09/29/2017
    51:38
  99. 107.
    District Advocate Day09/22/2017
    44:56
  100. 108.
    Transparency in Music Licensing and Ownership Act09/15/2017
    59:27
  101. 109.
    Public Display PR's Sierra Haager09/14/2017
    33:21
  102. 110.
    Bandcamp's Jes Skolnik09/13/2017
    23:53
  103. 111.
    Does Good Music Prevail?09/08/2017
    55:50
  104. 112.
    Peter Gordon on Net Neutrality09/07/2017
    15:42
  105. 113.
    Deerhoof's Greg Saunier09/06/2017
    20:27
  106. 114.
    Net Neutrality09/01/2017
    1:08:42
  107. 115.
    Jaxsta / Discogs08/25/2017
    57:07
  108. 116.
    LIVE from Indie-Con: Understanding Independence08/18/2017
    55:04
  109. 117.
    Video Games: The Next Artistic Super-Medium08/11/2017
    57:39
  110. 118.
    LIVE in Durham: The Evolution of Streaming08/04/2017
    59:15
  111. 119.
    Ellen Kempner (Palehound)08/01/2017
    11:16
  112. 120.
    Open Mike Eagle08/01/2017
    20:38
  113. 121.
    Open Mike Eagle / Palehound / Thao & the Get Down Stay Down / La Luz07/28/2017
    55:31
  114. 122.
    Mike Huppe of SoundExchange07/26/2017
    22:41
  115. 123.
    Gray Gannaway on YouTube's "Adpocalypse"07/25/2017
    14:04
  116. 124.
    Industry Update: Quarterlab / SoundExchange / The Recording Academy07/21/2017
    55:28
  117. 125.
    Local Spotlight: The Triangle07/14/2017
    54:41
  118. 126.
    Spotlight on CASH Music07/07/2017
    55:31
  119. 127.
    LIVE in Durham: Marketing Resources06/30/2017
    1:17:31
  120. 128.
    LIVE in New York: Investment Options for Your Independent Future06/23/2017
    47:23
  121. 129.
    Record Pressing: Third Man Records / Cascade / Kindercore / Independent06/16/2017
    58:55
  122. 130.
    LIVE in Seattle: Tunji Balogun (RCA Records) and Amaechi Uzoigwe (Run the Jewels)06/09/2017
    57:51
  123. 131.
    Meredith Graves (Perfect Pussy) / Simon Tam (The Slants)06/02/2017
    57:04
  124. 132.
    Jim McDermott / Rumblefish / Marmoset05/26/2017
    56:50
  125. 133.
    Music Supervision with Jen Malone, Sue Jacobs and Bryan Turcotte05/19/2017
    57:44
  126. 134.
    Does Radio Still Matter?05/12/2017
    57:29
  127. 135.
    Patreon / Vinyl Me, Please / Topshelf Records / Joyful Noise Recordings05/05/2017
    1:14:44
  128. 136.
    All-Ages Revival: Friends of Noise / Vera Project / Semi-Ok Collective / Sabonis04/28/2017
    58:45
  129. 137.
    Music Licensing with Marmoset Music and Loch Lomond04/21/2017
    54:47
  130. 138.
    SassyBlack / Thunderpussy / Y La Bamba04/14/2017
    55:11
  131. 139.
    Turned Away at the Border: Tamizdat / Future of Music Coalition / Massive Scar Era / Ami Dang04/07/2017
    56:57
  132. 140.
    Treefort: Terrorbird Media / KEXP / Joyful Noise / The Brigade03/31/2017
    53:04
  133. 141.
    Reissue Revolution: Yep Roc Records / Eggs Over Easy / Light In The Attic Records03/24/2017
    55:55
  134. 142.
    Greg Kot & Jim DeRogatis / Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / Bob Ham / Ben Ratliff03/17/2017
    1:01:27
  135. 143.
    Shane Told (Silverstein, River Oaks, Lead Singer Syndrome)03/14/2017
    18:46
  136. 144.
    Hrishikesh Hirway (Song Exploder) / Joe Pug (Working Songwriter) / Shane Told (Lead Singer Syndrome)03/10/2017
    53:12
  137. 145.
    LIVE in Portland: Music Millennium / Jackpot! / Public Display / Old Town Music / Friends of Noise03/03/2017
    56:44
  138. 146.
    The Elegant Too (Bob's Burgers) / The Not-Its! / Chris Huff02/24/2017
    58:06
  139. 147.
    Tucker Martine / Larry Crane / Tyler Stone02/17/2017
    58:48
  140. 148.
    Larry Crane Remembers Elliott Smith02/16/2017
    19:10
  141. 149.
    Andy Mayoras / Conrad Rippy / Larry Crane02/10/2017
    58:18
  142. 150.
    Molly Neuman (Kickstarter) / Vulfpeck02/05/2017
    54:55
  143. 151.
    Advice for Developing Artists - Live Shows02/03/2017
    9:04
  144. 152.
    Chanti Darling / What the Festival / True West01/27/2017
    53:24
  145. 153.
    Jana Hunter (Lower Dens) On Trump's Presidency01/27/2017
    12:16
  146. 154.
    Jana Hunter (Lower Dens) on Healthcare01/27/2017
    8:13
  147. 155.
    Jon Coombs on 'Our First 100 Days' (Secretly Group)01/26/2017
    12:04
  148. 156.
    Kevin Erickson on the GOP's Policies01/24/2017
    9:46
  149. 157.
    Kevin Erickson on Trump's Presidency01/24/2017
    9:05
  150. 158.
    What Trump's Presidency Means for Music: Lower Dens / Future of Music Coalition / Secretly Group01/20/2017
    54:42
  151. 159.
    A2IM / Melissa Ferrick / NMPA01/06/2017
    59:39
  152. 160.
    2016 In Review: Kill Rock Stars / Switched on Pop12/30/2016
    48:19
  153. 161.
    Best of Innovative Music Marketing - Part 212/29/2016
    12:38
  154. 162.
    Best of Innovative Music Marketing (Part 1)12/28/2016
    15:47
  155. 163.
    Warp / Break World / Don Giovanni / Father/Daughter / Redeye (LIVE at the Redeye Label Hang)12/16/2016
    57:09
  156. 164.
    Are digital downloads on their way out?12/05/2016
    4:26
  157. 165.
    Numero Group / Bandcamp / MusicWatch Inc12/02/2016
    51:02
  158. 166.
    SONA / Sue Ennis11/18/2016
    54:10
  159. 167.
    Kotaku / Fullbright Company / Chris Remo / The Advantage11/11/2016
    56:59
  160. 168.
    QRATES / 8Stem / Patti Silverman / Kyle Bylin11/04/2016
    59:25
  161. 169.
    Corin Tucker / Jenny Conlee / Fabi Reyna / Rock 'n' Roll Camp for Girls10/28/2016
    50:59
  162. 170.
    Public Display PR / Grandstand Media & Management / Vortex Magazine / Casey Jarman10/22/2016
    57:56
  163. 171.
    Green Noise / Discogs / Redeye10/14/2016
    57:16
  164. 172.
    Blake Babies (Juliana Hatfield / John Strohm / Freda Love)10/07/2016
    53:50
  165. 173.
    Kiran Gandhi / A2IM / Resonate09/30/2016
    57:47
  166. 174.
    The Thermals / Portugal. The Man / Ultimate Painting / The Slants09/23/2016
    59:27
  167. 175.
    Dan Deacon / Merchbar / Merchtable09/09/2016
    50:04
  168. 176.
    NMPA / David Lowery / Chris Castle08/26/2016
    56:31
  169. 177.
    Rough Trade / Look Out Kid / Amelia Artists08/19/2016
    52:34
  170. 178.
    Kiran Gandhi on Shock Art08/16/2016
    5:46
  171. 179.
    Laura Veirs / Valerie Day / Christiane Kinney / David Lowery08/12/2016
    56:35
  172. 180.
    Pearl Jam / PWR BTTM / Tune-Yards / Zac Brown Band07/29/2016
    54:06
  173. 181.
    Fluff & Gravy / Tender Loving Empire / Good Cheer07/22/2016
    58:42
  174. 182.
    Pickathon / Rifflandia / Summerfest07/08/2016
    58:30
  175. 183.
    40 Watt Club / Doug Fir Lounge / Monterey International07/02/2016
    58:55
  176. 184.
    Mute / ABKCO / Concord / Omnian06/22/2016
    53:13
  177. 185.
    Loma Vista / Hopeless Records / Matador Records06/10/2016
    57:55
  178. 186.
    Bridgetown Comedy Festival / Shane Torres06/03/2016
    56:44
  179. 187.
    Sylvia Massy / Tucker Martine05/26/2016
    57:26
  180. 188.
    Tommy Boy Ent. / MusicWatch / BuzzAngle05/19/2016
    54:12
  181. 189.
    The Syndicate / Warp / Sub Pop / Mass Appeal05/05/2016
    58:24
  182. 190.
    A2IM / RIAA / Perry Resnick / John Strohm04/28/2016
    58:26
  183. 191.
    Tape Op's 20th Anniversary: Larry Crane / Tucker Martine / Tyler Stone / Dave Gross04/15/2016
    56:57
  184. 192.
    They Might Be Giants / Girlie Action04/08/2016
    57:28
  185. 193.
    Portugal. The Man / !!! / Prince Rama04/01/2016
    58:34
  186. 194.
    All Ages Revival: The Vera Project / Friends of Noise / Meow Meow / Semi Ok Collective / Sabonis03/17/2016
    58:30
  187. 195.
    Slim Moon / Ingrid Renan / Louie Bandak03/04/2016
    58:10
  188. 196.
    Bitch Media / Tom Tom Magazine / She Shreds Magazine02/20/2016
    49:33
  189. 197.
    Spotify's Unpaid Royalties: Melissa Ferrick / Howell O'Rear / Chris Castle / Christiane Kinney02/13/2016
    54:40
  190. 198.
    Pitchfork / KEXP / Riot Act Media02/05/2016
    55:24
  191. 199.
    The Slants / Charmaine Clamor / Mississippi Records01/29/2016
    57:17
  192. 200.
    MusiCares: Neil Portnow / Andrew Joslyn / Jennifer Wit / Michael Farr / Scott Patterson01/22/2016
    53:44

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