Tag: MusicBusiness

  • Sometimes Music Reflects Society, Now It Must Also Urgently Lead Again!

    Sometimes Music Reflects Society, Now It Must Also Urgently Lead Again!

    Here is the oft-requested “Socially Driven Music For Dummies!” Primer. So, it’s been suggested that we present a simplified overview of the recent essays (linked below) that I co-wrote with respected analyst Hanna Kahlert, of renowned London-based MIDiA Research, which covered so much territory of interconnected concepts that all affect the current and future viability…

  • TWO SONGS THAT CHANGED LIVES

    Two Songs That Changed Lives   By Rand Bishop   September, 2002. Lexington, Kentucky. Rupp Arena — home court of the legendary Kentucky Wildcats. Eighteen thousand country-music enthusiasts have just granted divided attention to an opening set by a trio of up-and-comers called Rascal Flatts. Now, headliner/genre superstar Toby Keith is blasting through eight, consecutive,…