Tag Archives : digital downloads


Making Money with your Music (A Followup) 8

    I just spoke on a panel with Thorny Bleeder’s Brian Thompson the other night. The topic was on “How to Make Money with Your Music”. The discussion was great, and I had a wonderful time. But there were a few things I didn’t get a chance to talk about regarding making money. I’ve […]

How to Make Money with your Music

Sell a CD…Without the CD: A More Eloquent Download for your Merch Booth 16

Many news articles have proclaimed the death of the CD and that the age of the digital download is upon us. For better or worse, though, CDs are alive and kicking. Especially for indie artists selling their music from their merch booth. One of the reasons for this, grabbing hold of something physical is way […]


Digital Distribution: ReverbNation vs. CDBaby vs. Tunecore 148

CDBaby TuneCore ReverbNation Cost per Album $49. One time charge. $29.99 first year. $49.99 each year after. $34.95 to $59.95 per year. Cost per Single $9.95. One time charge. $9.99 per year. $34.95 to $59.95 per year. Percent of profit kept by the company. Direct downloads from CDBaby: 9%.Downloads from iTunes, AmazonMP3, etc: 9% of […]