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News: Band Using Fan-Funded Site Slicethepie Signed to Atlantic
Posted on Thursday, January 21, 2010 @ 14:13:33 UTC
Topic: Industry News

Scars on 45, a U.K. band that used fan-funded recordings site Slicethepie, has signed a multi-album deal Warner Music Group's Atlantic Records/Chop Shop Records, Billboard reported. Slicethepie lets bands post songs, which are then reviewed by users; if they like the songs, users can pledge money to the band, and in return receive various incentives as well as a potential monetary return on their investment for every 1,000 albums sold. Billboard notes that the band's signing by Atlantic "triggered a buyout clause and fan shareholders were bought out at a 50% premium to the then market price." Complete Article





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