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?