[linux-elitists] Re: pho: Tonight on Disney

Marc MERLIN marc@merlins.org
Wed Oct 24 16:30:00 PDT 2001

On Tue, Oct 23, 2001 at 04:58:51AM -0700, Derek Vadala wrote:
> Very, very few artists on major labels make money from touring. It is, in
> fact, a money-losing endeavor designed to sell records and
> merchandise. Merchandising is usually built into record contracts from the
> get-go. So most bands get fucked on those sales the same way they get
> fucked on record sales. 

Just curious.
On a $15-$20 CD, how much money actually goes in their pocket?
$1? more? less?

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