This week on MusicThinkTank, we looked at old-school marketing techniques that still hold up, how you can expand your musical interests, why you should listen when someone says 'no unsolicited material,' and more.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we discussed the importance of a music education, how and why we should redefine success, how to get your music featured on hip hop blogs and more.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we learned how to set up a home recording studio, tour without a booking agent, why music videos have gone from entertainment to experience and more.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we discussed the challenge of preserving digital music, places every music fan must visit, what actually happens when you sign a record deal, and more.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we discussed how piracy law impacts the music industry, different ways musicians can earn more money from live shows, what's inside a hit song, and more.
In his Grammy night speech, Neil Portnow let loose on Spotify, decrying their failure to properly compensate artists for their music, but with the streaming service paying large portions of its revenue to artists and labels, and taking steps to make their business model more artist friendly, is Spotify helping more than hurting?
This week on MusicThinkTank, we learned the benefits of co-writing, heard advice on festival camping, explored three common recording studio construction mistakes, and more.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we learned what to consider when choosing a digital distributor, looked at how to reduce drug use at shows, why you should never enter a musical reality competition, and more.
While there are certainly a variety of different ways to launch your music so that it ends of up on services like iTunes, Spotify, and Amazon, whether you choose to release said music yourself or to outsource it, as well as which digital distributor you use is a decision which should be made carefully.
Co-writing songs with friends and fellow artists can be a fun and productive experience, but also brings with it a host of legal complications. Here we examine how both the revenue and copyright of a collaboratively written song can be fairly divided in such a way that your songwriting partner remains your friend.
This week on MusicThinkTank, we heard advice on becoming a successful songwriter, looked at the dark world of bot ticket scalping, Spotify's claim to the streaming throne, and more.