So you’ve just recorded a song. It may be your first song, it may be that you’ve recorded a few already. Either way, you want to know how you can get it out there, and start to build up your name as a talented musician. Today I’m going to show you how to do just […]
Music Business Theory
The below guides are all about the theory behind the music business. Have a read and get your music mentality right!
I’ve just finished reading a post over at Tunecore about a musician named Mindy Smith. In it, she mentions that she had been part of a major record label for seven years, but eventually decided to go it alone. She has since released some of her material independently, and has continued making sales of her […]
Fact: The things which get your name out there as a musician won’t always be the same things which make you the most money. In fact, they often aren’t! I’m sure you’ve heard of musicians who are doing well in terms of getting their name out there, yet aren’t really making any meaningful money from […]
Note: Scroll down to see the best advice music business influencers Christine Infanger and Chris Rockett have to give for musicians. And that’s it for now. I hope the Independent Musician’s Survival Guide has given you a good introduction on how you should be operating your music career. Other then a lack of talent, one […]
As an independent musician, money can often be an issue. To make music, you will need to invest in tools that allow you to do just that. Your money could go on instruments and equipment, studio time, musical education, travel costs, artwork for your first release and more. A lot of the time, these kinds […]
With the internet now being a big part of how people promote their music, it’s easy to think that all of your promotional efforts should be made over the internet. If you want to build up a diverse fan base, however, it’s important that you also promote your music using offline methods. Yes it’s easy […]