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Music Business

How to Prep for Your Summer Tour

So you have your big summer tour all booked, your route is planned, and you and your band are itching to get on the road. While everything seems exciting and shiny now, after a couple weeks of being crammed in…

How To Add Value To Your Email List

Social media algorithms can be annoying. They change daily (so it seems) and make it so your fans don’t have the chance to see all of your posts. That’s why people say email lists are the future. As of right…

How To Build & Nurture Your Community: Online and Off

Community is one of those buzz words, isn’t it? You know that it’s important, and when you’re part of a community you can feel it (and it feels amazing), but as for actually building your own? Where do you start?!…

The Best Places To Order Custom Merch Online

After a quick and overwhelming Google search, you’ll see there are thousands of different sites online all offering custom merch printing. All of these options may have you thinking of grabbing a sharpie and just doing it yourself. We’re glad…

Tips For Getting On Spotify’s User Generated Playlists

Spotify’s official and unofficial curators are elusive, mystical beings whose attention is hard to grab if you’re one of the little guys. Thankfully, we’re here to help you out with that. Here are some tips and tricks to get yourself…

Spotify Personalized Editorial Playlists

Spotify offers thousands of playlists meant to fit your every mood. Most of us save these curated playlists for things like going to sleep, working out, doing homework, etc. However, we’re all different. Not everyone falls asleep sleep to lofi…

The Rundown on the Pandora and Snapchat Integration

Let’s talk about Pandora and Snapchat’s new partnership. Pandora Premium listeners can now share their favorite songs, albums, stations, and playlists via Snapchat. Any Snapchat user in the US who also has a Pandora Premium account will be able to…

4 Steps To Licensing Your Next Single

For so many artists, licensing is seen as the holy grail of placements. Oftentimes paid and accompanied by a huge increase in exposure, your song landing in the right TV show, movie, or commercial can mean major transformation for your…

What are Neighboring Rights? Why are they important?

Neighboring Rights refer to the right to publicly perform or broadcast a sound recording. They are called neighboring rights because they are said to be “related to” performance rights in the field of music publishing, or the right to publicly…

Tools To Manage Your Merch

If you’re an artist, you’re probably pretty busy. You’re touring. You’re working on new music. You’re promoting a new release. Whatever it is, chances are managing your merch isn’t at the top of your to-do list. But with a huge…