When evaluating the decision of choosing between a non-exclusive or exclusive deal to represent your songs for placement in advertising, I've had a number of folks reach out and ask for more info. Every case is unique but the general goal should be the same: get as much information as … [Read more...] about Ask These 9 Questions To Ensure A Great Music Licensing Partnership
What do you mention when talking about what you're up to musically? Anything! As an indie musician you need to be highly versatile and agreeable to ANYTHING that has to do with music. A friend wants a band to play at a party? Someone else needs a DJ for their wedding? Your boss needs help choosing … [Read more...] about How To Start Crucial Music Industry Conversations
I recently responded to a friend's email and I realized it has some fantastic tips that every independent musician can use if they're looking to take control of their music career, get their music licensed, or simply improve their music marketing. Here it is (edited for anonymity's sake): It … [Read more...] about A Recent Email To An Independent Musician Like You.
First, I'd like to thank everyone who has written in and asked me questions. Keep them coming! Please keep in mind if you're just asking me stuff that you can easily find out by using Google, it is unlikely I'll be very helpful in my answer (which might literally be "Google It"). Blow me away … [Read more...] about 6 Ways to Get Your Music on TV