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How Music’s Middle Class Disappeared in the Tech Revolution

A shortened version of this interview appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Canadian Musician magazine. The full interview can also be listened to on the Dec. 7, 2016 episode of the Canadian Musician Podcast.

By Michael Raine

In November 2016, Music Canada President Graham Henderson gave a speech

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Streaming Money is Flowing... But Where To?

The article originally appeared in the September/October 2016 issue of Canadian Musician magazine

By Michael Raine

Record labels, music publishers, songwriters, and musicians; these folks are earning money from on-demand streaming services. Combined, they’re earning a lot of money from the likes of Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play

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Does CanCon Still Make Sense?

This article originally appeared in the March/April 2016 issue of Canadian Musician

By Michael Raine

Canadian content regulations worked. It’s just an accepted fact, even by many of its critics. CanCon succeeded in creating a music industry and infrastructure where none existed on Jan. 18, 1971, the day

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