Get More Who Runs That?
Join Slate Plus
Slate Plus members get extended, ad-free versions of our podcasts—and much more. Sign up today.
Subscribe to Who Runs That?
Copy this link and add it in your podcast app.
For detailed instructions, see our Slate Plus podcasts page.
Listen to Who Runs That? via Apple Podcasts, Overcast, Spotify, Stitcher, or Google Play.
Laura Ballance and Mac McCaughan, co-founders of Merge Records, talk to Seth Stevenson about running a record label in the era of streaming music, the advantages of operating in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and what goes into a record contract with a band these days.
You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Podcast production by Cameron Drews.