POSTS BY: OWEN DAVIE

TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

The top ranking and most often scrutinized posts on Hypebot this week looked at Spotify plan to announce major mobile updates, how the streaming...



How To Sell Merch Without Being Obnoxious

Selling things can feel uncomfortable for a lot of us, and musicians pedaling their wares from stage is no exception. Here we look at...


This Week In Music Commentary

Commentators inside the music business this week discussed marketing and technology, why the music business favors night owls, and how copyright infringement lawsuits...


Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music

Our advice for the independent do-it-yourself artists out there this time looked at how to promote your music with Spotify ads, how to keep...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Selling Merch • Financial Lifehacks • Your Music Career • More

This week on MusicThinkTank we explored subtle ways of selling merch at shows, some key financial life hacks for musicians, what to do if...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this rummage through a full week of music industry happenings, we revisit Spotifys upgrades, Apple Music's passage of 40 million subscribers, how Facebook...


TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

This week, some of the most frequently perused articles on Hypebot explored Spotify's acquisition of the music licensing platform Loudr, some of the Music...


3 Things To Do If Your Job Doesn’t Match Your Music Career

If you're serious about your music career, there will likely come a time when you have to abandon your nine to five and invest...


Finding The Financing In Indie Band Needs To Tour

For achieving major industry success, you need to first focus on getting your music heard and your band recognized. While touring is one of...


3 Reasons Why Your Music Career Fails (Even If You’re Talented)

Having skill and a degree of talent can certainly help you to go a long way in the music industry, but ability alone may...