Tag: zoe keating
Imogen Heap talks about Mycelia and how blockchain can help the music business
There is clearly “something in the air” (well, on the web). Yesterday we covered Zoë Keating talking about how blockchain and Bitcoin could bring greater transparency to the digital music industry. Now Forbes has run...
July 29, 2015
Zoe Keating publishes her Spotify payouts again
“It’s been a while & a journalist asked, so I put my latest Spotify royalty payments online: Jan 2013 to May 2015,” tweeted musician Zoe Keating last night, with a link to her latest Google Doc listing her streaming...
May 22, 2015
YouTube responds to Zoe Keating contract criticism
Not on the record, yet, but YouTube has clearly given a detailed briefing to Billboard on background, in an effort to regain the initiative in the public row surrounding independent musician Zoe Keating’s concerns about...
January 30, 2015
Zoe Keating’s YouTube row: ‘It’s not about royalties at all’
Musician Zoe Keating’s blog post last week about her dispute with YouTube over its Music Key contract is rumbling into a big headache for the video service. Not least because she’s doing a good job of explaining her position....
January 30, 2015
Zoe Keating says YouTube is threatening to block her channel
Did you think the rows over YouTube contracts and indie musicians would end once the company struck a deal with licensing agency Merlin? Think again. Independent musician Zoe Keating has gone public with a claim that YouTube...
January 23, 2015
Bandcamp’s Ethan Diamond: ‘Fans want to support the artists they love’
When musician Zoe Keating published details of her 2013 earnings in February, most of the media coverage predictably focused on how little she was making from streaming services. Keating made $38.2k from sales on Apple’s...
June 12, 2014
For Zoë Keating ‘commercial streaming will never be more than promo’
Artist Zoë Keating has been talking about her decision to share sales and streaming figures from 2013, and how she views streaming services
March 4, 2014
More figures released to show music’s per-stream payouts versus downloads
Recent months have seen more transparency around payouts from streaming music service, including Spotify's publication for the first time of its average payouts. The last few days have seen some updated figures from the...
February 24, 2014
Amanda Palmer, Will.I.Am, Imogen Heap and Zoe Keating talk music disruption
If you were putting together a sparky panel on the interplay of music and technology, roping in Amanda Palmer, Zoe Keating and Imogen Heap would be a mightily-fine start: three artists at the forefront of DIY strategies and...
October 28, 2013
Zoe Keating publishes new Google Doc of her streaming earnings
Cellist Zoe Keating may be tiring of the streaming payouts debate, but she's still publishing her personal data for others to analyse.
August 19, 2013
Zoë Keating to play rare London gig after fan-led Detour campaign
Cellist Zoë Keating has been a digital pioneer for some time now, from social media to direct-to-fan commerce. But it's strange to think she's only played London once before. That's changing, thanks to a campaign on Songkick's...
May 1, 2013
Zoe Keating posts her online sales and streaming data
If you’re looking for more openness in the digital-payouts-to-artists debate, then spare a cheer for Zoe Keating, who has published a Google Doc of her earnings in recent quarters, splitting out Spotify, iTunes, Amazon,...
August 8, 2012