How I got over a quarter million plays on my Soundcloud

Building up a following as a DJ in the social web’s early days: a how-to for time travellers. 💫 Back when I was in college, my friend and I would go to a lot of parties. We also used to rap in a band together. Up until then, I had always been writing a lot of […]

The Chris Brown problem on Spotify

How do we deal with bad players in music when every listen translates to payment? For a few weeks in a row now, Chris Brown has appeared in my Spotify Release Radar. I’m not sure why, because I don’t follow him, nor do I really listen to similar music, but that’s a different topic. The […]