5 Things To Keep In Mind When Promoting Your Music Online

5 Things To Keep In Mind When Promoting Your Music Online

With the near-collapse of the major record labels, you have never been in a better position to sell your music online. You no longer have to deal with waiting for a record contract, or face unbelievable release schedules. You can now do everything on your own terms:...
Buying and Selling Culture Through Music

Buying and Selling Culture Through Music

Music is arguably the single greatest influence on human culture. When people buy music, they are buying much more than just a recording of instruments, they are buying into culture.  Music influences the way people dress, how they talk, how they behave, whom they...
The Future of the Music Industry

The Future of the Music Industry

The music business has always been tough and a little sleazy.  It’s even tougher these days — but probably not quite as sleazy. You may have heard that CD sales are down and paid downloads are not picking up the slack.  What you may not have heard is that...
111 Tips to Market Your Music

111 Tips to Market Your Music

Need ideas on how to spread the news that you are ready to hit the music scene? Don’t know where to start your music marketing and promotional efforts? Some tips presented here are tried, true and some are new, to get the word out on your music and you. Marketing is...
Music Business Plan: Band Marketing

Music Business Plan: Band Marketing

As an artist management company or a record label, a major task for you will be to connect your stable of musicians and groups with listeners and concert-goers. Here are potential methods to detail in your business plan’s marketing section: Concerts and Tours Write...