Music and Business

Music and Business

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

Azaria Brown13 days 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 IIa month 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 Brown2 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...
October Evans3 months ago
An Inspiring and Soul-Baring Journey to Release a New Album Kickstarter Campaign: Why You Should Support It
Hey, October Evans here. I wanted to share some thoughts about why I am writing this and why you should support this Kickstarter campaign... So let's get down right into it, shall we? Cool. I came tog...
Rick Larntz3 months ago
Navigating the Business of Music: An Unabashed, Uncensored Tale (Pt. 1)
For as far back as I can remember, it was always a dream to work in the music business. Starting out at the age of 17, I found myself working county fairs in rural Ohio, helping to setup and tear down...
Mark Darnell8 months ago
Top 12 Things Bands or Artists Should Not Do at Gigs!
Having over 35 years experience of playing in bands and musical groups all over the Northern Midwest and all over the East & West Caribbean (cruise ship), I have learned and experienced what to do and...
Nick Fiorucci9 months ago
Who's Got Your Ear?
The word “Influencer” is the cool buzz word in marketing. What is an influencer? It usually refers to a celebrity actor, singer, athlete, or internet sensation. When it comes to music, it’s whoever ha...
Granny’s Basement to the Grammy’s, Can Anyone Do It?
In 2018, the genre of Hip-Hop and Rap has been greatly influential to many of the youth, good and bad. Money, fame and notoriety are just a few of the things that the young minds in this generation se...
Lenora Brown10 months ago
Debut Single Guidance
The launch of my Debut Single "My Savior" was nothing shy of a true battle. I faced challenges. It may seem like an easy task. I assure you if quality and a spirit of excellence is within you, nothing...