Been meaning to post some interesting articles I've come across lately:
Why Hands will struggle to hit the high notes at EMI: Certainly the strength of a label's A&R department is going to decide if they survive or not.
Study: Average UK Teen or Student iPod Has 842 Illegal Tracks: How many have you got?
The Marginal Value of the Long Tail: Interesting comparisons of the availability of music online
Warner Music Group Pulls Music from Last.fm: I've never really got into Last.fm despite it's strengths. Another push is needed by me I think.