HOW TO BUILD YOUR ARTIST BRAND IN 4 STEPS
Here are 4 simple steps you should use to develop your brand and career. If you are an emerging independent artist, these key concepts will make a massive difference to your music releases and growth.
IS IT BETTER TO RELEASE SINGLES OR ALBUMS?
We explain the best release strategy for new and emerging artists and how this will give you the greatest chance of success for your music and fanbase building.
PRODUCER AGREEMENTS - WHAT ARTISTS NEED TO KNOW
This video explains all about music producer agreements. We discuss the key points all artists and producers should understand. There is much confusion for independent artists and producers about what these agreements contain and which copyrights and royalties they relate to.
THERE'S MORE TO SUCCESS THAN SPOTIFY PLAYLISTS
One of the most common mistakes we notice with emerging independent music artists is that they over-focus on Spotify playlisting when releasing their music. Getting onto Spotify playlists should only be a small part of an artist’s music and promotion strategy.
MUSIC COPYRIGHTS - HOW DO THEY WORK?
All artists should understand the basics of music copyrights. If you write and record music, you need to know what music copyrights are, how you own them, and what to do with them. The music industry itself is built on music copyrights.
WHAT DOES A MUSIC ARTIST MANAGER DO?
If you have ever wondered what a music artist manager does, or how the relationship between an artist and their manager works, then this video is for you. We explain what the role of the manager is and what they should be doing for their artists.
RECORD CONTRACTS - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
We explain what these contracts are, and the main parts that all independent music artists should understand. We also talk about the key points that are usually negotiated from the perspective of both the artists and the labels
BE STRATEGIC WITH YOUR LIVE PERFORMANCES
There are different types of live performances and different reasons for doing them. In this video, we explain the difference between doing a gig and playing a show, and how emerging artists can use them strategically
HOW TO EMAIL THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
In this video, we explain how to write great emails to connect with people in the music industry and build relationships. This has become an essential skill if you want to succeed as an artist
FIND YOUR ARTISTIC AND CREATIVE VOICE
Finding your artistic and creative voice is the path to your own original musical uniqueness as well as giving your audience and listeners the authentic powerful connection that will build a career-long fanbase
WHY ARTISTS SHOULD OWN THEIR MASTERS
Everyone wants to buy ownership of recorded master rights. In this video, we explain what’s going on, and why artists should try and keep hold of the rights to their masters.
YOU DON'T NEED AN EPK
For most emerging artists there are more effective and preferred ways to promote yourself. In this video, we explain how EPKs are being used less in the music industry
HOW TO GET AN ARTIST MANAGER
Getting a manager on the team is often one of the early goals for most artists. But there is a lot to consider about how the music business works and your place in it. How can you get the music industry to notice you?
ONE THING ALL GREAT MUSIC ARTISTS DO
What does it take to be a great music artist? Is there something all great artists do that you could also do? In this video, we explain how top artists share a common behaviour and approach to creating music.
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