TuneCore thrives by charging performers a flat fee to get their music into online stores such as iTunes rather than the traditional percentage that record labels take.The music industry may be bellyaching about how tough times are as revenue continues to sink like a rock for traditional music companies, but don't tell that to Jeff Price.
In a relaxation that will provide immense relief to India Inc, which was grappling with the complexities of the new accounting standard on recognition of revenues in financial statements, NACAS or the National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards has decided to defer the implementation of Ind AS 115, two sources familiar with the development told ET NOW. "NACAS has taken a call to push back the implementation of the new standard from its original timeline of 1st April, 2016.
Poor performance foreshadows the industry's restructuring IMAGINE that Apple had folded in the mid-1990s, as some predicted at the time. Perhaps music downloads would still be a hassle, smartphones a novelty and tablet computers two inches thick. But one thing would certainly be different: the information-technology industry would now lack a leading light.
Miguel Calderon is a retired construction worker with a sixth-grade education. He says an Herbalife Ltd. distributor tricked him into squandering $30,000 in life savings on weight-loss shakes.
At the same time, Calderon says he signed an agreement after reading very little of it or the marketing documents that detailed Herbalife’s policies and pay structure.
“There was a small doubt in my mind always,” Calderon said in an interview, speaking Spanish. “But because you have a desire to work and make better, I continued.”
With thousands of artists descending on Austin for SXSW, there are incredible acts on practically every street corner — but we'll be structuring our schedules around these new favorites. Read on for verbal and visual introductions from the artists themselves, and check back in the next few days to find out more about the influences behind their very diverse sounds.