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Old 11-08-2013, 11:32 PM
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Default Re: David Byrne: 'The internet will suck all creative content out of the world'

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Originally Posted by RickVandeven View Post

One constant in this discussion is that professional musicians have always made their money on the road.
With several notable exceptions - Steely Dan (Fagen, Becker), Randy Newman; even John Lennon post-Beatles....many more of whom almost never went on the road, but became wealthy from songwriting royalties only.

I can't imagine what the new business models mean for songwriters-only.....I guess they get out and gig now.
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