Midweek Quote: Words from Clapton about the Music Biz

The music scene as I look at it today is little different from when I was growing up.  The percentages are roughly the same-95 percent rubbish, 5 percent pure.  However, the systems of marketing and distribution are in the middle of a huge shift, and by the end of the decade I think it’s unlikely that any of the existing record companies will still be in business…

 

…Music survives everything, and like God, it is always present.  It needs no help, and suffers no hindrance.  It has always found me, and with God’s blessing and permission, it always will. -Eric Clapton, p 227-22 Clapton The Biography (2007)

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