Music Collaborations

With the End of Pop Music in Sight, Bill Drummond's New Project Hits the Reset Button

Simon Johns | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Simon Johns

Infinitely available, free music also spells the end of most musicians earning a living modest enough to dedicate themselves to music making full-time. No more money to burn. It meant the band I played in for a decade, Stereolab, bowed out nearly four years ago, mainly out of exhaustion from a grinding tour schedule necessitated to drive ever-declining record sales.