The Null Device
How much do artists actually make?
This is what your internet access must be sacrificed for:
an infographic showing how much money musicians actually earn from each means of selling music
, in the form of how many units they'd have to shift to make minimum wage, along with how much the all-important middle man takes. While an artist could live (modestly) on 143 home-burned CD-Rs a month, they'd need to sell almost ten times that many retail CDs (if they have an exceptionally good royalty deal), or on iTunes. The scales get positively Jovian as we approach new streaming services like Spotify:
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