How much do Music Artists earn on-line?

An infographic showing musical payments for on-line royalties or more accurately how small they are- click here to see more

The infographic is

based on an excellent post at The Cynical Musician called The Paradise That Should Have Been about pitiful digital royalties.

As ever, this was incredibly difficult to research. Industry figures are hard to get hold of. Some are even secret. Last.Fm’s royalty and payment system is beyond comprehension.