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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'

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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