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Artist Management

Street Team Strategy 101: Recruitment

In order to start a street team, there are few things that need to be considered initially. Artists, bands, and labels frequently seek ways to get promotion in a cost-effective manner. Street teams are an excellent vehicle to achieving this…

Email Marketing for Indie Artists: Growing Your List

You’re an indie artist who’s just starting out and you want to grow your fan base and keep them in the loop about new music, merchandise, and upcoming shows. Emails are a great way to keep people updated as long…

6 Ways to Run Your Music Career Like a Boss

As an emerging artist, you are a lot like a start-up business. Building a successful business requires takes hard work, time, and persistence. Like everyday entrepreneurs, you are responsible for your career’s success. Smart musicians know how to properly brand…

Music Industry Biz 101: How We Can Help Increase Revenue

We’re excited to announce our new video YouTube series Music Biz 101. The focus of the video series will be to create videos that can help our community of artist and record label learn about all the different subjects in…

Music Industry Biz 101: Developing New Acts with Claire Mas

So as you may know we’ve been pretty busy attending a few conferences these days. This year we were lucky enough to be sponsored by A2IM’s Trade Mission Program to go to MIDEM in Cannes, France. The trade show, which is…

Music Industry Biz 101: Hosting a Successful Event

The leap to hosting a live event is a big one. It carries financial risk, a load of stress, and often new and unfamiliar roles, but also almost certainly guarantees a fun time and great way for people to get…

How to Eat Healthy as a Touring Musician

Travelling across America has its perks with its diverse climates and exciting cities, but, like on any road trip, your food choices can seriously affect your overall health. Whether you’re picky or a ravenous eater, there are numerous healthy food…

Lessons Learned From Major Record Labels: Building a Team and Finding a Manager

Indie artists make music for the love of the music. However, I’m sure it doesn’t hurt to make some extra money on the side as well. For some, making music was not intended to be a full-time career, but could…

Three Simple Tricks to Getting More Responses to Your Emails

The last time you emailed a music industry influencer, chances are you thought one of the following: “Will they reply?” “Will they read it?” “Will they be interested?” As time passed, without a reply, you agonised further, “Did they receive…

8 Ways Musicians Can Give Better Interviews

So you’re an awesome musician, either on your own or part of a cool band, and you’ve decided to take a step forward in hiring a publicist to begin telling your story and generating media opportunities. This means you’ll probably…