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Artist Management

5 Tips for Independent Musicians on Booking International Gigs

The best way for an independent musician to ensure that they get a constant stream of gigs is to set them up themselves. Sometimes it’s worthwhile to work with an agent, but you’ll have more control if you’re booking them…

How to Plan a Release Party on a Budget

You’re about to release a project that you’ve been working on for months and you couldn’t be more excited, but you’re worried that with your indie artist budget, you won’t be able to afford a release party. No matter how…

Artist Websites: Are You Doing it Right?

It seems pretty simple to have and maintain an artist website, right? Truth is, it’s not always so easy for everyone. Being in the industry, I’ve seen both extremes: websites that make us feel jealous and websites that make us…

Top Music Industry Podcasts You Should Listen To

Staying on top of the latest trends and tips in the music industry can be a tedious task if you’re already creating new music, promoting what’s out, and booking gigs. Podcasts are great way to stay in the know because…

2018 Checklist for a Kickass Year

New year, new goals! We want to see every independent artist strive for the best in 2018 and beyond so we’ve put together a quick checklist to get you on the right track. Be strategic with a custom Marketing Plan…

Tips for Networking in the Music Industry

In the music industry, or any creative industry, a huge key to success is ‘who you know’. It is crucial you know the right people, and in order to do so, you must first master the art of networking. These…

How to Find the Perfect Artist Manager

Growing in the music industry is always a great thing.  If you’re earning a healthy level of income but you have the potential to double or even triple it – that’s a clear indicator that it’s time to expand your team.…

Here’s the Best Time to Release Your Album in 2018

Over the past few years, I’ve put together a month-by-month guide with the best time to release your album. It’s patently simple: which months would maximize your release and which would destroy it? This year, I’m taking it a up…

Music Industry Biz 101: Moody Recordings

Moody Recordings is known in the house scene as a pioneer label. They have been in existence since 1996, and we are honored to distribute their music for at least part of that time. We sat down with Ben from…

Get More Newsletter Subscribers With These 3 Opt-ins (That Aren’t Free Downloads)

Ever feel like your email list is growing at a snail’s pace? Are you getting people to sign up, but they’re unsubscribing just as fast? The trick to a healthy, engaged, and growing email list is to clearly identify your ideal…