MIMI LUSE is a Brooklyn-based journalist.
HOW WILL I GET PAID? Music Industry Execs Discuss Payment Models, Pirates, and Monetization at the CMJ Music MarathonBy Mimi Luse
Four days of CMJ-sponsored panel discussions at NYUs Kimmel Center last month saw musicians and music-industry professionals hashing out some of the most pressing issues facing the music business today.
THE MARKET HOTEL SHUTS DOWN, GROWS UPBy Mimi Luse
Less than a month after the Market Hotels forced closing for serving alcohol without a license, the managers of the popular Bushwick DIY venue have announced plans to reopen the space as a nonprofitan all-ages community space run partially by a board of governors that will include members of the New York-area arts community.
NEWTOWN RADIO: Brooklyn's First Rock Radio StationBy Mimi Luse
Until last fall, neither Williamsburg nor Bushwick, two neighborhoods with vibrant music scenes, had rock radio stations to call their own. To what can we attribute this?