Charting Music

Charting Music

Further setting Altavoz apart from other IndieDistro.Biz offerings ~ charting Indie Music on Billboard. MTPockets Records: Voices, The Empty Pockets Our partners in digital distro, @altavozentmt helped us reach new heights. Helloooo @billboardbiz sales chart positions! Damn!!! #indiemusic Voices; The Empty Pockets (@theemptypockets) September 21, 2017 Vara Records: Word to The Wise, John Bull

Found from 2012 ~Music Sales Up For the First Time in Seven Years

It has been widely known that the US music industry has been suffering for the past decade or so at the hands of illegal downloading and streaming services. But this past year, the turn tables have spun back towards the music producers. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has announced its official sales figures for 2011,

Illegal Downloading = Less Musicians

Felix Oberholzer-Gee of Harvard Business School and Koleman Strumpf of UNC Chapel Hill (now at the University of Kansas) once claimed in a 2004 paper that file-sharing did not have a measurable effect on recorded music sales. Since then though, they have reversed their claims in their 2010 paper, stating now for a fact that, yes, illegal