Tag: will page
SoundExchange CEO: ‘If you present your case properly, you can have increases’
At NY:LON Connect, SoundExchange CEO Michael Huppe was interviewed by Will Page, author of Tarzan Economics.
January 18, 2023
Report: global music copyright value grew 18% to $39.6bn in 2021
Every year, author and former Spotify chief economist Will Page publishes his analysis of the 'global value of music copyright'.
November 3, 2022
Will Page analyses lockdown’s effect on UK music and predicts bounce-back
Will Page, the former Chief Economist of Spotify, and British collecting society PRS for Music, has brought together some hefty sets of data in order to map the change in UK consumer behaviour around music before, during...
August 4, 2022
How has publishers’ share of the music pie grown since 2001?
There’s a new contribution to the debate from former Spotify director of economics Will Page, who has been crunching historical data.
March 31, 2022
AIM Connected 2022: Diversity, Going Carbon Neutral, Web3 and more
Slowly but surely, in-person music industry conferences are coming back. AIM Connected, the UK independent body's annual event, included.
March 14, 2022
“Malbeconomics”: taking stock of the twentieth anniversary of the 9.99 price point (guest column by Will Page)
Music Ally has been analysing the UK Parliamentary inquiry into music streaming economics in fine detail, including last Friday’s Commons debate. The debate and evidence sessions (or “grillings”, depending on your point...
December 6, 2021
Global value of music copyright grew 2.7% to $32.5bn in 2020
Spotify chief economist Will Page publishes his annual 'Global Value of Music Copyright' analysis weaving three reports together.
November 17, 2021
Aim publishes research on its ‘artist growth’ model
Last week, British independent music body Aim held an online panel about the 'artist growth' model that it's proposing as a way to increase streaming royalties for artists further down the earnings pyramid. Now it has made...
July 6, 2021
Twitch Rockonomics study analyses mxmtoon, RAC and other artists
Will Page, the former chief economist at Spotify and PRS for Music, has published a new study of 'Twitch's Rockonomics' that includes case studies of the earnings and audience growth of six music artists on Amazon's livestreaming...
April 29, 2021
The US music market isn’t yet at ‘peak streaming subscriptions’
Is the biggest recorded-music market in the world nearing ‘peak streaming subscriptions’ for music? In an article for Billboard, former Spotify chief economist Will Page offers some reasons for optimism, even though...
October 19, 2020
Why is the US share of global recorded music revenue growing?
In 2011, the US accounted for 26% of global recorded music revenues. In 2019, that share had grown to 36% according to industry body the IFPI's figures, despite that period covering considerable global expansion for music...
May 22, 2020
Spotify study suggests $25.9bn global copyright value in 2016
Spotify’s director of economics Will Page has published his latest study on the ‘global value of music copyright’, for 2016. The research adds together label, publisher and collecting-society revenues, then adjusts...
July 24, 2018