Don’t Mention 1989: Taylor Swift Bans Herself in China

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Digital Music | 21 Comments
Don’t Mention 1989: Taylor Swift Bans Herself in China

Share Here behind ‘The Great Firewall’, in a completely enclosed internet, the Chinese digital music industry can often feel somewhat cut off from its Western counterparts – unrelated industry narratives running in parallel, ne’er to overlap. It is a rare and curious thing, therefore, for the PRC to be part of a global story, as […]

Glaciers Aligning: Progress In The Chinese Digital Music Industry

Posted by on Mar 13, 2014 in Digital Music | 6 Comments
Glaciers Aligning: Progress In The Chinese Digital Music Industry

Share In March 2013, Gao Xiaosong – a famous Chinese music composer, producer and TV talent judge – announced that on 1st July of the same year “the Chinese online music market will step into an era of legal copies”. Of course, the 1st July came and went and nothing much seemed to change. While […]