Music Branding Evolves, Creates Starving Artists

November 1, 2017 Kornelis Poort 0

In the early 2000’s, Bruce Flohr was a senior exec at RCA Records. The industry was booming: the economy was doing well, and bands were selling lots of records. There didn’t seem to be a cloud in the sky. Then along came Napster, a peer-to-peer file sharing internet service focused on sharing digital audio files. In a very short amount of time, Napster […]

‘I Am A Woman,’ Hear Me Roar

March 17, 2011 Rachel Freeman 0

Second-year communications major Cinthia Pimentel founded The Warriors dance team last fall in hopes of creating something out of the ordinary. None of the existing groups fit her style of dancing. Pimentel didn’t want her team to do just one type of dance. She wanted instead to have all different types of dancers, to create a judgement and stress-free zone. To emphasize this, she held a different sort of tryout. Dancers were allowed to do any dance they […]