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ArticleIn Music’s “Moneyball” moment: why data is the new talent scout, Michael Hanns explains that record labels have always relied on their A&R department (artists and repertoire) to scout upcoming talent. But the process hasn’t been the most efficient - despite a global spend of $2.8 billion on A&R, only a quarter of signings have become commercially successful. As the industry changes - from consumers buying records to streaming music online - so has the scouting process.
ArticleThe first week of any internship can be daunting. Having smarted your way through the interview process, imposter syndrome quickly sets in when you realise you haven’t really got the faintest idea of what your employer does. Luckily for us, during our first week of interning at BC our employers were turning 20!