What’s Working Right Now in Music Marketing?
To help please the internet and the mighty “King Google” I’m placing much more emphasis on content based music marketing. You have seen that I’m doing YouTube videos, Twitter posts, Facebook pages, and blog posts.5 Things You Need To Know About Raising Finance For Your Music Business
Think as a ‘Business’. Most people in the music industry are creative types. However, the ability to think creatively does not necessarily translate into “Business Thinking” and as such it is important that a person seeking to raise finance thinks in terms of Sales, Overheads (Expenses) and Profit.Preparing Your Tracks For Audio Mastering Services
This article is a useful guide to preparing your tracks for mastering. Once you have mixed your audio tracks they are ready to be sent off for mastering. Before sending your files away it is suggested that you make sure that any limiters or loudness maximizers are removed from the master bus (stereo bus) as the mastering engineer will be able to make this level up again using high quality limiters specifically chosen to suit the audio material at hand.Release an Album – How To
When it comes to getting your product out there to the masses, most people get into a financial mess when it comes to making an album. I recently met up with two artists who each told me that they had spent in excess of 10k to produce a 12 track album. Incidentally, that was their first album!The Road Less Traveled In The Music Business
Most people in life direct their efforts towards a particular path – generally the one travelled by most. It reminds me of the Bible verse that says “Broad is the road that leads to destruction and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow is the road that leads to life and only a few find it.” The point I am making is about “Thinking outside the box”; those who tend to make money are those who think outside the box in every industry!