How to Get Your Music Business Education

Posted on February 22, 2017 By

While there are many ways to get your music business education, some methods are more valuable than others. Here are four ways to learn what you need to learn about the business of music. The School of Hard Knocks Experience is the greatest teacher… or is it? The school of hard knocks is not only…


7 Music Business Basics You Need to Know

Posted on February 15, 2017 By

There are few industries as fragmented and as difficult to define as the music industry. From independent musicians and recording studios to major labels and renowned music venues, there are dozens if not hundreds of elements that make up the industry as a whole – and they aren’t always connected or integrated in any discernable…


A Realistic Music Business Plan

Posted on February 8, 2017 By

Many people will tell you the first thing you need to do in business is write a business plan. The reality is that this is mostly unimportant and unnecessary unless you’re planning to court investors. And with the music industry as fragmented and undefined as it is, most investors are as cautious with their money…


What You Need to Know About Starting a Music Business

Posted on February 1, 2017 By

For many reasons, the music industry isn’t the easiest sector to start a business in. If your target audience consists of musicians, many of them don’t have much by way of expendable income. If you’re an independent studio or record label, it may not be as easy for you to profit from streaming royalties and…