The New Definition Of “Making It” In Music

“Music is getting harder to define again. It’s becoming more of an experience and less of an object. Without records as clearly delineated receptacles of value, last century’s rules–both industrial and creative–are out the window. For those who can find an audience or a paycheck outside the traditional system, this can mean blessed freedom from the music industry’s gatekeepers.”

Source: The Wall Street Journal 12/19/10