Jan 30 2012

The Sky Is Rising

Interesting report published on TechDirt (with great analysis over at Hypebot):

  • Entertainment spending as a function of income went up by 15% from 2000 to 2008
  • Employment in the entertainment sector grew by 20% — with indie artists seeing 43% growth.
  • The overall entertainment industry grew 66% from 1998 to 2010.
  • The amount of content being produced in music, movies, books and video games is growing at an incredible pace.

More info here: http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120129/17272817580/sky-is-rising-entertainment-industry-is-large-growing-not-shrinking.shtml

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One Response to “The Sky Is Rising”

  1. Pjon 30 Jan 2012 at 4:48 pm

    The music blog, it lives!

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