Saturday, February 25, 2017

Indie Advice

“Secondary Ticketing: The Bane Of #LiveMusic”

by Juan Carlos Cardenas from Berklee’s Music Business Journal, thembj.org.  Music Business Worldwide (MBW), a fellow publication, estimates that Mumford & Sons, the acclaimed British alternative-rock band,...

#Creating #SmallGoals For Maximum #Success In #2017

Are you looking towards the end of 2016 and wondering why you didn’t achieve more? Why didn’t your band get signed to a label?...

Want to be a Great #Songwriter? Here Are 10 #SongwritingTips from...

Songwriting is a passion, not a job.  But how can you become an amazing songwriter and build a lucrative career?  Here are ten tips...

“15 Mistakes Your #FunctionBand Should Avoid”

Over the past ten years or so, the wedding and function band industry has become highly competitive, attracting some of the most accomplished musicians...

There’s Only One #CareerChoice Worse Than Being a #Musician

Here’s some sage career advice from Louis CK, who says being a musician isn’t the stupidest decision in the world… Louis CK: I enjoyed the...

“#HowToOptimize Your #BandSchema For #SEO”

This post was written by Wes Walls and originally appeared on the Bandzoogle Blog.  Schema is one of those things that, as a musician, you might have heard...

#musicindustry “Do You Want To Give Up? No! These Methods...

Sometimes, we fell like we do not have the willingness or ability to continue doing something and give before reaching the goal. The reasons...

“Four Tips To Jumpstart Your #Songwriting Routine”

If you’re visiting music think tank for the first time or the 50th time, you have something in common, you’re here for the music...

9 Ways To #MakeMoney From #CoverSongs (Even Though #Facebook Is Ripping...

You’ve probably heard by now that major publishers and Facebook are in a battle for legitimacy. The major publishers (namely UMG) have been getting Facebook...

#Optimizing Your #BandWebsite For #SEO

This post was written by Wes Walls and originally appeared on the Bandzoogle Blog. If SEO is important to you as a musician, then having a website for your band...