What Is The YouTube Official Artist Channel, And What Should Musicians Be Doing About It?

What Is The YouTube Official Artist Channel, And What Should Musicians Be Doing About It?

On January 23rd of 2018, YouTube introduced its brand-new YouTube Official Artist Channel. These channels are designed specifically for musical artists. These channels set out to merge multiple accounts into one main “Official Artist Channel”. In the past, artists had separate Vevo accounts, an artist account, and often their videos would get posted on their…

How To Book A Singer, Rapper Or Other Musician For An Event

How To Book A Singer, Rapper Or Other Musician For An Event

For many musically inclined people, promoting events and shows is a natural introduction to the music industry. There are lots of great reasons to promote shows. You’ll make great connections with artists and the teams they work with (agents, managers, labels, publicists, etc.). You’ll become an “industry person”, and will start to get approached by…

How Do Musicians Make Money? We Breakdown Their Income Streams So You Know How To Earn Too

How Do Musicians Make Money? We Breakdown Their Income Streams So You Know How To Earn Too

There are many ways to make money in the music industry. To date, I’ve made money from the music business in 21 different ways and counting (though I probably don’t represent the average artist since I’m into media creation and business). But where do most artists earn the bulk of their income? What are they…

How To Play Keyboard For Beginners – 11 Tips To Learn Keyboard

How To Play Keyboard For Beginners – 11 Tips To Learn Keyboard

Want to know how to play the keyboard but haven’t got any experience yet? No problem, as today we’re going to look at the first steps you’ll need to take to start playing the correct way. So you’ve bought a good keyboard. Learning the keyboard is a great foundation for learning other instruments in the…

How To Book Gigs For Yourself As An Independent Solo Artist Or Band

How To Book Gigs For Yourself As An Independent Solo Artist Or Band

Booking gigs is one of most time-consuming non-musical activities artists engage in. It takes a long time to craft set lists that are ready to play, it takes a long time to develop promotional materials, and then the process of booking gigs can require a lot of time too. Between researching and seeking out opportunities,…

How To Become A Private Music Teacher And Start Teaching Lessons From Home [Without A Degree]

How To Become A Private Music Teacher And Start Teaching Lessons From Home [Without A Degree]

Becoming a private music teacher is a very common way for musicians in all walks of life to make a living, or to simply make a little bit of extra money on the side. There are many benefits associated with teaching privately. You can make your own hours – often teachers will work as little…