Tag: dolly parton
Sandbox Issue 250: The power of smaller playlists
Lead: The likes of New Music Friday and Today’s Top Hits might theoretically get your music in front of the most people; but if they are not listening, then what’s the point? In a business that has long run on the assumption...
April 16, 2020
Dolly Parton and Laura Marling release surprise albums
Well, in the case of Dolly Parton it’s ‘re-release’ since her “93 Song Surprise” is the digital relaunch of six of her albums from earlier this century. ‘Little Sparrow’ (2001), ‘Halos...
April 14, 2020
Today’s positive coronavirus-related industry news (2 April)
A collective of music industry bodies in the US has come together to create the Music Covid Relief website, providing information for music professionals to receive benefits (both individual and for small businesses) implemented...
April 2, 2020
Dolly Parton plans posthumous career with click-track recordings
Many artists have posthumous careers, thanks to their archives of unreleased tracks and demos. Dolly Parton, however, appears to be taking a more strategic approach for remaining successful after she dies. “I am a lucky...
January 13, 2020
New podcasts on the way for Gregory Porter and Dolly Parton
In Spotify’s earnings call with analysts last week, CEO Daniel Ek said that listening to music-focused podcasts has been growing fast on the platform: “If you look historically at podcasting that’s not been...
August 5, 2019