Rock Biz

Bands Using the Power of the Internet

The Internet is changing a lot of the rules of rock and roll and one thing it is doing is helping bands build a fan base or maintain their fan base, sell merchandise and CDs and, in the case of The Darkness fund recording sessions. In Livewire: Today’s Popstars in it for the URLs Bernhard Warner discusses how bands like The Darkness and Marillion have exploited the power of the Web to the benefit of themselves and their fans. A good read.