When you are making your own music and doing your own marketing, you have to front the cost yourself. But is it providing a large profit margin for you? Check out today's article to see how you can get great revenue from your merchandise.
Summertime is here and that means it is time to break out all of the gear to hit the festival circuit right. But do you really have EVERYTHING you need? Check out today's article to see if you have all of the essentials on your festival checklist.
Budgets. They are difficult to make. They are also difficult to stick to and often you have to make sacrifices to do the things that are most important. Photoshoots are important for a new artist, but can often be pricey! Check out Part 2 to this amazing series to see how to
This week on MTT. we discussed getting back to our indie roots by focusing locally and to build a fan base , and looked at how to treat ASD with music therapy along with the ramifications of an "Iron Man" lawsuit
There was a time where location in the music industry had its disadvantages. You may have had a local fan base, but making the world know about your music was difficult. In real estate, it's all about location, location, location. Could it be the same in the music industry?
Approximately 1 in 70 children in the U.S are born with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It is often said that music has many healing powers, but can music therapy help those with ASD? All signs point to yes.
The attention span of the human mind is diminishing. In the world of music this is especially true. Not only are attention spans getting shorter, but the world is being over-saturated with music (good and not so good) through various digital outlets. Can your music make it for the long haul?
Performance anxiety is crippling. In the music industry, being able to perform is a major aspect of the job so being anxious to do it can be awful. Do you suffer with performance anxiety? Continue reading to learn ways to cope.
Those that are starting out in the music industry often have to "pay their dues" to make it. So, they begin to play shows for very little money. But how long does it take to pay your dues? And how do you negotiate higher pay for your next shows?
Who says you need fifteen minutes of fame? Apparently it only takes six seconds to become the next superstar.Social Media has sparked the careers of many of today's top artists, but has our attention span gotten so short that we can find our next superstar through Vine?
The music business can often be flighty. In fact, it can be a bona fide emotional roller coaster. Decisions are tough. In music and in life, we all come to a point where we have to make big decisions that can change everything.
Today, the music industry is all about D.I.Y (Do-It-Yourself). But does that really mean that you have to do it all alone? Today's music industry is becoming less dependent on record labels. Thanks to technology, what was once done by labels can now be done through our own volition.
Conquering the music industry is not an easy feat and , eventually, you will need the assistance of others to help you achieve your goals. What happens when you need extra help to manage your career? In this article, find out how to best utilize a team to achieve your goals.
For those of us that frequent Music Think Tank and Hypebot, we may consider ourselves lovers with the music industry and all that it has to offer. But have you ever thought that your knowledge of music could be quantified? If so what would be your music IQ?