Music and Business

Music and Business

The ins and outs behind one of the largest industries out there. Get ready to press "play".

FOUNDRY13 Music10 hours ago
Should Artists Experiment With Multiple Genres or Keep to One?
We all love certain artists with their individual styles and ways like Imagine Dragons and their powerful and heavy drums, or Twenty-One Pilots with Tyler Joseph's distinct voice, which can be heard i...
Momma Sez2 days ago
Music Marketing 101—It's Easy Like That
Are you an impeccably awesome musician? Do you have a band oozing with talent and energy? Well, if your answer is yes, and yes again, following some music marketing strategies, can take your band to the next level. Yep! These marketing strategies work best for all businesses, and music is no exception. All that you need really is some time, maybe a small budget, and to follow the right techniques to market your music.
Tsuki Tetsuko3 days ago
What It Takes to Be a K-pop Idol: Background and My Take
When I was 10 years old, in the study at home, on the family's desktop computer, I came across a photo of a person whom I thought was the most beautiful one I had ever seen. This person was none other...
Ryan Boyce10 days ago
The Artisan Thieves
During a hiatus, late in 2014, I took a phone call from a dear friend of mine, Jim Dalton, of the Railbenders, Hickman-Dalton Gang, and Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers. I met Jim in my Denver years, t...
Joseph Simpsona month ago
How Do I Build a Fanbase?
I hear a lot of artists say, “I want to build a fan base,” but the real question is, do you really know what a fanbase is? Because you can’t build one until you comprehend what that means. We aren’t t...
SKYLERIZED a month ago
Reason First: Why Young Thug Is Wrong About Eminem and MGK
Young Thug claims that Machine Gun Kelly is the “one guy who murdered” Eminem. This is false and completely irrational. The war of words that the two wordsmiths exchanged in 2018 included some of Emin...
Azaria Brown2 months ago
'When I Get Home' Is Just a Vibe
On March 1, 2019, Solange released When I Get Home, her fourth studio album. In 2016, Solange surprised the world with her album A Seat at the Table, that had neo-soul, funk, and RnB touches. The albu...
Tim Ellerbe II3 months ago
Organic Reach Marketing
Not too long ago, I wrote an article on the dangers of the internet. While that article covered many aspects of internet usage and abuses, I was and am particularly concerned with what those abuses me...
Buddy Brown4 months ago
10 Bands Known for Bad Performances
There's a really weird phenomenon that I've noticed among mainstream musicians. After reaching a certain level of fame, they tend to become pretty terrible during live performances—often due to burnou...