Michael Degusta, setting the record straight:
- Pandora paid a total of about $1,370.
- The band received a total of about $585.
- If Lowery received 40% of the performance royalty, “all he got” for the 1 million plays was in fact around $234.
He adds a nice chart:
Question: who profits from any of this?
Update: don’t miss the follow-up by Pandora (and the comments).