Marketing Your Band

Why are you still trying to get signed?

The music industry landscape has changed drastically over the past 10-15 years.  It’s pretty much unrecognizable from the music industry that I grew up with through high school.  So why hasn’t the mindset of the musicians changed as fast?  For those seeking a musical path to stardom, it sounds to me that the majority of bands still see getting signed as Nirvana (the point of enlightenment, not Kurt Cobain’s band). (more…)

By Matt Jacoby, ago
Inspiration

When Should You Give Up? (Hint: Never?!)

"We know what you want to accomplish. We may even know how you'd like everything to turn out.  The real question ends up being-- what are you willing to push through any dips for-- what are you willing to stand up for, bleed for, commit to, and sometimes be unreasonable about because you want it so much?  It is what's actually going to get done." (more…)

By Teri, ago
Music Industry

The Top 10 Music Industry Blogs You Should be Reading

I'll be the first one to admit, compiling top lists like this is never easy and subject to author bias and reader criticism.  However, I'm still gonna go for it.  And that's only because I'm putting this disclaimer here and letting you fantastically awesome people tell me what else I might have overlooked or should not have included in the comments on this article.  We good?  Aight, let's do this. (more…)

By Matt Jacoby, ago