Breaking Into the Music Industry One Viral YouTube Video At a Time
Does it make sense for a new artist breaking into the music industry – to create homemade videos of their band and their songs and post them on YouTube? Interestingly enough, there have been many stars born on YouTube, and you can expect this to continue. Occasionally, these songs go viral along with the video, and they attract a promoter from the music industry, to sign up these up-and-coming stars, and invest marketing dollars to promote them to the next level of stardom.Music Industry – High End Local Bands Find Too Much Competition in Recessionary Times
Recently, I was talking to some friends of mine who run a high-end band that caters to exclusive parties around the Chicago area. In fact, the band plays at so many exclusive type events, that before they can book a gig, they are usually required to fax their background checks to the organizers of such parties, and even though they are on a short list of the top bands for their type of music, they have had a tough time getting enough gigs to keep the band busy, and gainfully employed.How To Start Your Own Mobile DJ (Disc Jockey) Music Business
If you love to listen and play music, you might enjoy starting a career as a mobile Disc Jockey. Mobile DJ’s travel to different locations and set up their music equipment and play songs for parties like weddings, 16th birthdays, family reunions, holiday parties, and all sorts of other events. If you can pick and play the right kind of music for the various different kinds of parties, you could be a mobile DJ.Music Industry to Rebound by Mid 2011 – Say Analysts
The music industry has seen better days, and the last couple of years have been quite tough. That coupled with the fact that so many people are now downloading songs illegally, it is very much impacting the revenue of the artists and their promoters and record labels. The music industry has worked very hard to lobby Congress to help prevent the illegal downloading of songs, but it looks like in the information age it’s almost impossible to stop it.Music Band Stardom and Living a Healthy Lifestyle
Why do you think it is that so many rock stars die young? It’s obviously because their bodies burn out, often from all the drugs, smoking, and alcohol. They don’t get enough sleep when a party all night, and when they are on the road their bodies go to heck, as there is no time to exercise, and it’s one show after another and never enough sleep.