The CD is dead, long live the CD... …
The CD is dead, long live the CD. Although the market is undoubtedly on the move in times of increasing digitization in online music business, the proven CD is still excellently in the running. Recently, the CD medium has even enjoyed increasing popularity worldwide. According to figures from the statistics company "MRC Data" for 2021, 108.98 million CDs were sold worldwide. Compared to 2020, this is an increase of 6%, when 102.48 million CDs were sold.¹ As is well known, those who are declared dead live longer.
It is precisely this knowledge that the operator of www.getyourmusic.de has been adopting for almost 25 years and with increasing success. The concept of a sales platform open to all musicians, artists and bands and their own CD productions is becoming more and more evident as a solid rock in a digital flood of music raging for shares.
getyourmusic is not only conceptual, but also an interesting additional option for artist’s own music business and with its claim to "fair music trading". What is promised and kept is an uncomplicated and risk-free handling without a contractual obligation, full transparency and control over CD offers and sales, full service for shipping and logistics and a very lucrative price model, in which the majority of the sales revenue (70%) ends up with the musicians.
The distribution platform getyourmusic.de by company Musikkonzept, based in the south of Lower Saxony, Germany, was founded in 1998 by the Music and Communication scientist Dr. Joerg Linnenbruegger.
Company name:Musikkonzept getyourmusic
Profile:Online CD distribution for independent musicians and artists
Genres:Everything from pop, rock to jazz and classical
Registered office:Loewenhagen, Niemetal, Lower Saxony, Germany
Managing Director:Dr. Joerg Linnenbruegger