- Dec 22, 2018
Absolutely. Per stream the money going to a label is fractions of a penny. That then has to be split up. If you’re releasing independently you’re still getting a pittance, even huge bands in the area I really love, critically acclaimed bands who sell out tours and play huge festival slots like Mastodon, earn nothing from the music and rely on touring and march to make money. Here are a couple of links for starters! Huge numbers of streams still earn laughably little for an artist sadly.Could you explain more about this. Don’t artists still get a huge chunk of the money from streaming apps such as Spotify and Apple music?