Music journalism: ‘It’s not dying. Actually, it’s changing…’
There's been a lot of public worrying about the future for magazine journalism in recent times, with magazines and blogs shutting down, freelance journalists scratching around for work, and tensions around issues like clickbait...
March 1, 2018
The Guardian’s crowdfunding-public-patronage megamix business model
British newspaper The Guardian has long had a unique funding model. There’s advertising and cover price sales, of course, but it is also heavily underwritten by the Scott Trust, essentially there to ensure the survival...
September 16, 2014
Leaked New York Times report shows digital struggles
Nothing to do with music here, but a leaked internal report by the New York Times is a stark guide to some of the struggles happening in other media industries as companies move from analog to digital businesses. The report...
July 18, 2014