By Back Porch Group
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Conversely is a weekly look at what's awesome and what's broken in music, business, and technology. We pull no punches, and aim to make sense of the constantly changing music business for creators and innovators building the new music industry. Your hosts are an MIT nerd, a hardened music biz veteran, and a recovering technology exec – Mike Fabio, Brian Rawlings, and Shawn Yeager. Probably NSFW. More at backporchgroup.com.
||ExplicitEpisode 66: Radio||In the age of the Intarnetz, radio is an easy target. I mean, it’s kind of low tech, in the grand scheme of things. Electromagnetic waves flying through the air?...||7/6/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 65: Free (As In Beer)||Are you enjoying your 3 month free trial of Apple Music? Or have you just been listening to music for free your entire life? Yeah. About that. This episode is....||6/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 64: Arbiters of Cool||Bands and brands have always played nice nice, but sometimes it gets a little close for comfort. On today’s episode we welcome our intern Zack Sparrow (yes, that’s actually his...||6/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 63: Coffins||We’re probably gonna get in trouble for this one. We begin today’s episode with the thesis that lasting change is coming to the music industry. We know this because, well,...||5/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 62: Everything Is Awesome||In which we answer the age old question: is anything in the music industry actually broken? Subscribe (iTunes) Subscribe (Stitcher) Subscribe (RSS) Subscribe (Spotify) Subscribe (Rdio)||5/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 61: The Money Tree||We all know money doesn’t grow on trees. But what if it did? In this episode we explore the strange world of music tech capital: where does it come from?...||4/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 60: A Rising TIDAL Lifts One Boat||An artist-owned streaming service sure sounds like a good idea. A streaming service that pays higher royalties sounds like a great idea. Unfortunately TIDAL is neither of those things. And on...||4/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 59: Blow S**t Up||Today we welcome all four teams from Project Music that BPG has been graciously asked to advise. Project Music is the first ever accelerator devoted specifically to music technology, and...||3/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 58: The Hero’s Journey||Welcome back, my friends, to the show that seemed to have ended. We’re back with a brand new Conversely, and we do hope that you enjoy the new format. We’re...||3/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe want your feedback!||Hello and welcome to this not-really-an-episode of Conversely. As you may have noticed, we haven’t been recording Conversely episodes lately. Don’t worry, we’re coming back. Soon. In the meantime, we’re...||3/5/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
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BPG - please get these guys back into the studio! Incredibly informative and entertaining.
Worth going back to listen even though they aren't producing new shows. This is a must listen to anyone interested in music professionaly.
Freakonomics for techie minded music-lovers. Love it. Keep ‘em coming!
I am not a huge music business or technology guy, but I enjoy this podcast --enlightening and lively conversation about the latest on a pretty interesting industry that really effects all of us. Nice work!