Music Entrepreneurship, A Powerful Introduction To Being A Musician And Business Entrepreneur

Music Entrepreneurship, A Powerful Introduction To Being A Musician And Business Entrepreneur

I’d like to share a little about my latest mini-book, The Essential Guide to Music Entrepreneurship: 2018 Edition. In 2011, I had an awakening. I’d started and ran a couple of businesses up until that point. But as I look back, I can see that I had no idea what I was doing. I didn’t…

How To Become A Music Manager To Musicians Or Producers

How To Become A Music Manager To Musicians Or Producers

The artistic side of the music industry tends to get most of the attention. But without the people working behind the scenes, some of the success stories you’ve become familiar with may have never happened. And, even though some of these people may not be in the limelight, many of them have rewarding and lucrative…

Why You Need To Build Anticipation For Your Next Single Or Album Release

Why You Need To Build Anticipation For Your Next Single Or Album Release

When artists achieve a certain level of success, they no longer need to work as hard to build anticipation for their releases. Their fans are already hanging on to every social media post waiting for new material. For the rest of us, life is a little harder. It takes a long time and a lot…

How Good Is Your Singing Voice? Ways To Test & Rate Your Singing

How Good Is Your Singing Voice? Ways To Test & Rate Your Singing

You would think you’d know it when you’re a good singer or instrumentalist. But what shows like American Idol and The Voice have demonstrated time and again is that some people think they’re great performers but are in fact terrible. And, sure, some have even made a career out of it – like William Hung….

5 Top Paid Advertising Platforms For Musicians

5 Top Paid Advertising Platforms For Musicians

There are lots of places for artists to get exposure online. There are the obvious social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) and the obvious music streaming/buying platforms (Bandcamp, SoundCloud, Spotify, etc.) These platforms allow you to build an online presence for fans to connect with, and for the most part, these platforms are free to…

Buy Spotify Plays, A Review Of Why Musicians Should NEVER Purchase Fake Streams

Buy Spotify Plays, A Review Of Why Musicians Should NEVER Purchase Fake Streams

Facebook likes, Instagram followers, Spotify plays – what do these things have in common? Artists want them. Artists feel like they need them to be recognized in the industry. Fair enough. There is a lot of pressure to play a numbers game. So long as artists want these things, there will be shady services out…