NYT Profiles Jonathan Coulton and other Musicians Earning "Reasonable Living"
The New York Times Magazine looks at the various ways that musicians connect with fans in order to make a living. Although the carrot of super-stardom still dangles (the article mentions that Justin and Beyonce are creatures of and for the mass market), the Times reveals that even major label acts still need to connect with fans personally to extend their experiences, sell records, and put fans into seats at shows.
[Thanks to Derek from CD Baby for the heads-up.]
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