Vulture reviews Face The Music 2012
Hopefully you would have caught us tweeting like madsnakes at FTM 2012 but if you happened to miss our live coverage of Melbourne’s 5th annual music industry conference, here is what you missed.
Opening with a brash, honest address, drummer and music industry author of Tour Smart, Martin Atkins, it was an appropriate beginning to the two-day festival. He was able to provide general insights into a competitive industry and made an interesting point regarding illegal downloading.
“It’s not a problem if 20,000 people illegally download your music,” he argued, “it’s a problem if they don’t.”