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Music Business

How To Survive the Winter Slowdown of the Music Industry 

Every year, from about mid-December on, the music industry becomes a ghost town. People start going on vacation, taking time-off, major label artist releases slow down big time, and for indie artists, it’s no man’s land. And while that, coupled…

Booking and Live Performance Contracts for Musicians

Navigating legal aspects of the music industry isn’t always easy to do on your own. It can also cost you a ton of money. Even getting legal representation to draft a single agreement for a potential business deal can be costly.…

5 Tips For Collaborating With Other Musicians

I get it… Creativity comes and goes. If you’re stuck in a rut, collaborating with other musicians is a great way to get the creative juices flowing. In addition to boosting creativity, collaborating with others expands your network and helps…

11 Symphonic Starter Features To Take Advantage Of

If you’re an artist just starting their journey, you need a team that has your back. You need powerful tools on par with the ones in the the big leagues’ toolbox. Symphonic Starter was created specifically for those who are…

How To Identify And Communicate With 3 Distinct Types Of Music Fans

Most professionals don’t have to factor fan relationships or messaging into their work schedules. An architect who designs hotel interiors can have a fulfilling creative career, but doesn’t have what you would call “fans.” Sure, they have customers who would recommend…

10 Best Music Industry Podcasts You Don’t Want To Miss

Podcasts are some of the best resources for those looking to learn new things and vibe with some of your favorite people on the go. Whether you’re interested in technical skills, business tips, inspirational stories or industry news, there’s a…

4 Main Types of Publishing Contracts

As a songwriter in this industry, there are 4 main types of publishing contracts you may see throughout your career. We’re here to break them down so you know exactly what’s right for you and what to expect. Here’s everything…

National Suicide Prevention Week Mental Health Resources 

Talking about mental health has become increasingly commonplace to talk about in every industry. Even so, suicide is a topic often glossed over until it happens to someone you love. We understand the importance of open conversation and the urgency…

How to Tap Into Creativity When You Have Writers Block

If you’ve ever sat down to get some work done and been suddenly hit with a mental roadblock, this one’s for you. We all have moments where we feel uninspired no matter how hard we concentrate, and it can be…

8 Things Musicians Should Be Investing Money In

Your music is your business, and every great business owner invests in their craft. To make music a full-time gig, artists need to take advantage of every revenue stream available. Learning to make smart investments will not only help you…