Grammy Goes to Direct Patronage!

Lots of my clients and other webloggers have been going nuts about the Grammy that was awarded to a download-only release. That, in itself, is great news. What excites me even more about the winning project is that it was funded through direct patronage -- audience members who believed in the project enough to fund it directly. We're seeing this model play out more and more, and this is just the tip of the iceberg peeking out above the ocean on this issue...