VC Firm Upfront Ventures Names Rapper Chamillionaire Entrepreneur In Residence

Turning the head of entrepreneur turned venture capitalist Mark Suster, five and a half years ago, Chamillionaire, the award winning rap artist, has traded the stage for a seat in the office. Continue reading

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PIZACATO Puts Fair Artist Compensation In Hands Of Fans

PIZICATO is a newly launched digital donation website connecting fans with their favorite musicians, enabling them to send untaxed donations to help compensate artists by directly funding the music they love. 

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Katherine McVicker Launches New Booking Agency Music Works International

Music Industry Veteran Katherine McVicker has launched a new booking agency, Music Works International. Based in Reading, Mass, the new agency represents an international roster that includes Dianne Reeves, David. Continue reading

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Cox Enterprises Buys Ticket Upgrade Startup Experience

Late last week Cox Enterprises announced the acquisition of Experience (team pictured at left), a ticket upgrade startup that offers such features as seat upgrades at the game and fan. Continue reading

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Artist vs. Entrepreneur: The Diagnosis

If you missed Training #1 in the series, go and complete Starving Artists Syndrome here, first. If you would like to have ALL the training modules in this series delivered. Continue reading

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Pandora Co-founder Tim Westergren Opens Up On Topics Like: Who’s Really Screwing Artists?

Pandora Co-founders Tim Westergren and Tom Conrad recently sat down with PandoDaily's Sarah Lacy for a PandoMonthly Fireside Chat. The series is ongoing, featuring major figures in tech, and Lacy. Continue reading

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Music Business Association Launches Music Tech Startup Network

The trade group formerly known as NARM, is launching resources and a network to help music tech startups. It is the first product that the Music Business Association (Music Biz) has. Continue reading

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49 Female Music Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Advice (Part 2)

Every musician fights their own unique battles on the road to a successful career. We all have family members, friends, role models and other professionals we've looked up to, been. Continue reading

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How To Succeed In The Music Industry On Your Terms

Every success comes with sacrifice and to every person those two things look different. You must decide what defines success for you personally and how hard you're willing to work. Continue reading

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7 Ways to Avoid The Psychological Hazards Of Music Entrepreneurship

Building a career in music is often much more about becoming an entrepreneur than getting a job. And like entrepreneurs in other fields musicians face many emotional ups and downs. Continue reading

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