NPR Planet Money – Katy Perry’s Perfect Year

Katy Perry had an amazing year in 2011, hitting the US number one spot five times, and the most played of any artist on the radio, a truly remarkable achievement.  But in todays music business what does that mean to the record label Capital / EMI. How much did the label spend on Katy Perry? And how much did they make?  Planet Money attempts to find out.

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All We Know Podcast: Episode 15 – Old Lang’s Eye

We didn’t want to podcasts from last year but this one we enjoyed… All We Know is described as a “a sometimes ignorant, occasionally uninformed, irresponsible news podcast“. Soul, Benny & Rafi choose various news topics and talk about ‘all they know’ on the subject…

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