Adam Blye of Mutiny on the Microphone talks about his desire to transition the podcast to an Internet broadcast, benefitting local charities, his thoughts on radio's role in the future and more!
Ever wonder how a publisher thinks or what a music supervisor looks for in a song? What about what it takes to be a music supervisor? Continue reading to see what Michele Wernick of Secret Road Music Services has to say.
We’ve all seen that crazy dude behind the soundboard that may or may not have any sort of idea what he’s doing. Not to worry...he’s just the one that’s in charge of whether or not you sound good from where the audience is standing.
On May 29th, RIBS released their second proper EP Russian Blood to a packed house at TT’s. I followed up with Keith Freund and Chris Oquist to talk about how their music business acumen is affecting this release, their online strategy, the success they’ve had with bandcamp and much more.
I learned a couple things through the event’s planning and execution that I’d love to share with you. Hopefully these lessons learned will better prepare you to host your own DIY gigs!
Without a doubt Amanda Palmer is a tour du force in the music industry, constantly breaking away from industry norms while creating new and impressive ways to thrive artistically. However, what I’m finding more interesting than Palmer’s Kickstarter campaign is the launch of her LoanSpark Collective and the term she’s coined “Creative Interest.”
So you've got 5,000 fans. Congratulations! To get to this point, you've very likely asked everyone you know to "like" your Fan Page, posted awesome videos from shows, and even given away some free CDs. So how do you up the ante?
The reason you should go see Against Me! is because they are a radical band with a penchant for putting on high-energy, intense shows. But how the media is starting to spin it is a little different since Laura’s coming out.
If you’re in a band that does a large repertoire of songs or regularly performs out in bars and local clubs, you may be interested in seeking out some higher-profile gigs as an independently contracted musician/band.