POSTS BY: OWEN DAVIE

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

This week in our advice for DIY and independent artists, we offered sage counsel on how to promote your band on only a shoestring...



Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Children’s Music • Financing A Tour • Career Failure • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, we looked at what the appeal in in children's music, how to finance a tour with little to no budget,...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

This week's scroll back through a packed we of music industry news reexamines Swift's conspicuous absence from Spotify, why renowned industry critic Neil Young...


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

This week Hypebot's most popular articles and posts looked one indie band that got kicked off Spotify forever and why, how bots are being...


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...


‘Tis The Season, But Are Holiday Albums Profitable?

With November well under way, the sleigh bells are already ringing out, and holiday classics will soon dominate the airwaves, but for all the...


This Week In Music Commentary

This week commentators from within the music industry included Ice-T's talk from IEBA 2017 and Mark Mulligan on Musical.ly's sale, as well as a...


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

In independent, do-it-yourself world, we're offering the scrappy self-starters of the music industry tips and advice on social listening, how to overcome some of...


Music Think Tank Weekly Recap: Hit Songs • Music Cities • India Radio • More

This week on MusicThinkTank, we looked at hit songs deconstructed, what music cities can do for local culture, how to perfect your piano chops,...