How To Make Money On Spotify Using Playlists And Streaming Your Music

How To Make Money On Spotify Using Playlists And Streaming Your Music

Many musicians say streaming royalties are a waste of time. Here’s what I think – streaming has the potential to be a good passive source of income. And, if you know anything about passive income, you know that it takes time to build. Even as you’re busy playing shows and marketing your music, you could…

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 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…

How Musicians Can Use Affiliate Products To Make Money From Their Music Career

How Musicians Can Use Affiliate Products To Make Money From Their Music Career

Musicians, like many entrepreneurs, are always looking for passive income streams. Passive income is income that you earn without actively working for it, often on a product that took work on the front end, but then earns money on the back end without your constant involvement. Many artists already have passive income, when you think…

How To Market Your Guitar Lessons & Gain More Students

How To Market Your Guitar Lessons & Gain More Students

Teaching music lessons is an awesome way to supplement or provide yourself with an income as a musician. Whether you’re teaching for the love of teaching, or teaching to supplement the income you make from gigging/pursuing an original project, there’s no question it’s a great way to make extra money. The market for guitar lessons…

Someone’s Offered You A Product Placement Deal, Should You Take It?

Someone’s Offered You A Product Placement Deal, Should You Take It?

Product placement has been around for a long time, and it’s become increasingly common since the early 2000s. With the advent of social media influencers and this new way of communicating with fans, product placement has become more accessible to people with smaller audiences as well. There is definitely money to be made with placements,…

How To Earn From Your Writing Skills As A Musician

How To Earn From Your Writing Skills As A Musician

Not all musicians are great writers, but the two skills definitely relate to each other. Especially if you’re a natural lyricist – you’re almost certain to have developed some writing skills. Writing is a skill that is easily transferable to the non-musical world, and it can be a great way to make additional income. Freelance…

Ascap Vs BMI Vs SESAC Vs PRS Vs SOCAN, The Difference, Which Should You Join And What They Are

Ascap Vs BMI Vs SESAC Vs PRS Vs SOCAN, The Difference, Which Should You Join And What They Are

You’ve probably heard of BMI, ASCAP, SESAC, and if you’re in the UK or Canada PRS or SOCAN. You’ve probably had people tell you that you need to get yourself signed up with one of them. Many artists are confused about what it means to register with ASCAP or BMI and the differences between them. What…