Werde for Billboard: Music men may finally say #TimesUp

February 9, 2018

Bill Werde, director of the Bandier Program and co-director of audio arts at the Newhouse School, wrote a column for Billboard examining the fallout following controversial statements by Recording Academy president and CEO Neil Portnow, and how the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements are playing out in the music industry.

"There is a volcano of change bubbling under the public surface of the music business right now. When and if it blows... it could rewrite chunks of the broad music industry's power structure," he writes.

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