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The promise was that digital distribution would bypass Albini’s greedy middlemen, the agents and lawyers and landlords who owned warehouses and pressing plants and advertising agencies. It’s true: many of those people aren’t in business anymore. But they’ve been replaced by another strata of middlemen, each sinking their teeth into the artist’s neck for another little sip until he collapses, drained white from a thousand pricks.
But hey: there’s more people releasing more music than ever before, so it must be profitable if it’s done RIGHT. Right?
Let’s walk through the process of releasing digital music today – a process designed to enrich people every step of the way who have only one thing in common: they’re not you.
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