He appreciates the corporate side, but it's not for him.
It’s Just Business
The ex-band was also ordered to pay Tobias Forge's legal fees.
Earache Records is an indie record label founded by Digby Pearson in the late 80s. They signed a lot of…
Rock and metal aren't exactly loved.
For about eight figures.
He was removed, of course.
They toured with Killswitch Engage, and they crushed it.
It might be time for CDs to go.
The Black Album is just unstoppable at this point.
Because touring ain't cheap.
"It's kind of hard to invest that time and effort into something that's going to be given away."
They are extending the tour by a year.
"Whenever I see people complain about the demise of the industry, we're past that, we are in the new paradigm now."
They just kept streaming the same songs over and over.
"Ugh, who likes this band?" you say, completely mistaken.
Ain't in it for the money.
Cannibal Corpse and Between the Buried and Me make the list. Whitechapel does not.
More bands with a deep enough catalog should take this analytical approach.
Metallica make a lot of money
Guns N' Roses is just a money machine at this point.
"'Why are your T-shirts $50?' Well, newsflash, the venues take up to 20-25-30% of that right off the top."