Bob Lefsetz

Bob Lefsetz (born April 22, 1953) is an American music industry analyst and critic, and author of the email newsletter and blog, the Lefsetz Letter. The newsletter has tens of thousands of subscribers. On April 2, 2013, Variety Magazine announced that Lefsetz will be writing a column for its weekly print edition and its website.Themes explored in the Lefsetz Letter include: The diminishing role of the major record labels in current recorded music and corresponding increasing influence and importance of grassroots artist activities such as live performances and direct online relationships with fans.
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  • Achtung, Apple: Users fume at surprise free U2 album

    … Lefsetz compared the release to “a rape or a murder, but with even less legs.” A bit hysterical, perhaps. But he went on to ask in a post that excoriated the stunt, “Could it be that Bono’s been living too long in the echo chamber, hanging with forty and fiftysomethings who think they rule the world but truly don’t? Yes, older people build the tools…

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