Thanks for tuning into this message, I'm about to unleash the best music advice I think I've ever possibly offered to anyone...and in case you're wondering it isn't to "quit while you're ahead." No, it's pretty simple to grasp. It doesn't involve any real money - but can definitely save you a ton. Plus without ... Read moreYour Music Career Will Fail Without This...
Some people think that today will be the end of the world because the Mayan calendar dating back thousands of years ends today. While there are no guarantees in life, I think it's a pretty safe bet that most of us will wake up tomorrow morning to the same world we woke up to every ... Read moreThe End of The World?
I can across an interesting article that touches on how a new program called "Tell My Friends" is pitching using it's affiliate sales feature as a way to combat piracy. At first glance it sounds like it could be a good idea - what better way to get people who don't want to pay for ... Read moreCan You End Piracy By Rewarding Music Buyers? Nope.
I recently read an interesting article by Seth Godin called Why (Some) Kickstarter Campaigns Fail. In it he mentions Amanda Palmer - the American musician and performer who has funded much of her work through Kickstarter and has inspired perhaps tens of thousands of other musicians to give the same method a try for their ... Read moreFans Prefer to Back A Sure Thing on Kickstarter
I recently stumbled upon a short article by Robin Davey who writes for Hypebot and Music Think Tank among many other things called 10 Simple Truths for a Delusional Music Industry. As I read through it, I went through a range of different reactions. There is a certain amount of 'snarky' humour to it and ... Read moreReally? 10 Simple Truths for a Delusional Music Industry