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Listen to CMU Business Editor Chris Cooke’s keynote speech from The Great Escape 2014

By | Published on Monday 12 May 2014

Chris Cooke

CMU Business Editor and TGE Convention Programmer Chris Cooke focused on renewed optimism in the record industry for his keynote speech at The Great Escape this year, though argued that labels should be optimistic not because of the streaming music boom, but because of the potential of direct to fan, and the role labels have to play in that domain.

Listen to the speech in full below, plus check out Cooke’s ‘Where We’re At’ key trends summary that opened TGE this year by clicking here.