Many musicians live a sort of “Unsustainable lightness of playing”, misquoting an old Milan Kundera’s book. Which of course is euphemistic and sarcastic at the same time. Because “playing” is never easy, even when you learn it.
Streaming and royalties have reached a critical point because the incredible rise of the former does not correspond to an adequate correspondence of the latter. Helene Fischer’ case opens new scenarios in Europe and beyond, says Music Business Worldwide and FAZ